This Week in Waste: Top Stories Nov 13-16

This week in waste includes top stories featuring the monthly fire report, celebrating America Recycles Day, acquisition highlights, and more.

Gage Edwards, Content Producer

November 17, 2023

#5 - Plastics Industry Association's Patrick Krieger: America Recycles Every Day

We need to work to increase recycling rates, both here in America and across the world. Events like America Recycles Day remind us that while consumers do play an important role towards increasing recycling, more work must be done by environmental stakeholders, industry, and government to make that happen. We know that there are solutions available to meet our shared sustainability goals on recycling as well as specific actions we can take to get it done, together.

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#4 - Anaergia Reports Third Quarter 2023 Financial Results

Anaergia Inc. (“Anaergia” or the “Company”) (TSX: ANRG) today announced its financial results for the three- and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2023 (“Q3 2023”), and the related management’s discussion and analysis (“MD&A”) for the period. Certain highlights from these financial results and from the MD&A follow. All financial results are reported in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.

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#3 - Recyclus Launches LiBox for Waste Lithium-ion Battery Storage

Leading British battery recycling business, Recyclus Group, has developed a market-leading solution for the safe storage and transportation of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries, the LiBox, which is now available for use across all sectors including automotive, portable devices, and industrial. 

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#2 - November Fire Report: Talking Battery Safety with ERI’s John Shegerian

The market for battery recycling is moving towards circularity with a push to recover critical minerals and commodities. Watch as Ryan Fogelman of Fire Rover discusses battery safety and the current state of recycling with ERI's John Shegerian.

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#1 - VLS on Acquisitions and Finding Synergies

VLS Environmental Solutions launched in 2008 with a small railcar cleaning and repair business. Today, the Houston-based company offers a diverse range of services and products across three divisions from 40 locations throughout North America.

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About the Author(s)

Gage Edwards

Content Producer, Waste360

Gage Edwards is a Content Producer at Waste360 and seasoned video editor.

Gage has spent the better part of 10 years creating content in various industries but mostly revolving around video games.

Gage loves video games, theme parks, and loathes littering.

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