Since 1er January 2018, China has decided to block the import of many categories of waste. China is also the world's first recycling plant after being the first manufacturing plant in the world! This decision poses many problems both in our countries and there. Analysis of the facts! A ban […]
Energy label: The UFC has just published a study on the performance and durability of products that constitute a rising concern of consumers. While the revision of the Energy Label Directive is still in progress at the European level, the UFC - Que Choisir publishes the results without a qualitative survey (1) which highlights the [...]
Convention on biodegradable waste bags for the collection of fermentable waste for organic recovery. The aim of this agreement is to encourage and optimize the management of the end of life of fermentable waste in the context of appropriate organic recovery through the development of waste bags in [...]
Bioplastics in France: mass retailing
The 19 2009 November, to a convention was signed by the Federation of Trade and Distribution (FCD), the bioplastics manufacturers (Bioplastic Club, Plastics-Europe and Elipso), the Association of Mayors of France (AMF ) and the Ministry of Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and the Sea.
Useful and unnecessary packaging published by Agir for the environment, the cniid and France Nature Environment. Read more about our waste bins and household waste and 32 answers to questions on packaging Download the file (a subscription to the Newsletter may be required): Waste: useful and useless packaging
Report "To be or not to be packed. 32 questions about packaging ", 1.2 Mo, published by the National Packaging Council (CNE). Read more: - Read the file our garbage and household waste - Visit our forums on household waste and Consumption Introduction Nobody [...]
Businesses here have a vital role, with their parks of energy-intensive equipment, and every effort counts, including for this [...]
Comprehensive and synthetic article on the environmental impact of new technologies (Communication in particular). Part 1.
This article is based on World Records, Jun 2007.
The high-tech pollution, Le Monde, Dossier, 14 / 06 / 07
The development of digital society generates energetics consumption and a steady increase in products, materials and waste ... [...]
The treatment of end of life vehicles
After use, the vehiclesare milled with household appliances and scrap metal for the recovery of metals. This operation generates Grinding Residues (RB). 25% of the initial weight of a vehicle are in these RBs, of which one third are plastics. These RBs were previously landfilled. This solution […]
Key words: recycling, collection, waste recycling center, recycling, Luxembourg Province,LD INST, Idelux Fost, Recupel ...
Sorting in practice for individuals. Part 2.
There, everyone activates with frenzy: papa [...]