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50th Anniversary Of Earth Day

Today marks the 50th year anniversary of Earth Day! The theme this year for the 50th anniversary of Earth Day is Climate Action, which is extremely challenging. Climate change represents the biggest challenge to the future of humanity and the … Continue reading

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Brexit; Boris’s Border of Bad News

Brexit has arrived and the UK have now entered an 11 month transition period. A major concern for the waste industry is how this will impact the waste management of over 2.5 million tonnes currently exported to the EU annually. … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland Reaches 50% Recycling Target

Northern Ireland residents have reached the 50% recycling target ahead of the EU-set 2020 deadline. Statistics gathered by Circular Online and DAERA, 2019 have been combined to demonstrate Northern Ireland’s recycling habits and noted the 50% recycling target has been … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Recycle Better

Recycling can be tricky, and remembering which materials and objects are recyclable can be difficult. It’s time to start thinking about what we can do to recycle better and how to improve our recycling habits to help protect the environment. … Continue reading

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Fiberglass – A Growing Market For Glass Recyclers

Glass has always proved challenging for single stream glass recyclers due to various contaminants including paper, plastic, cardboard, foil and others. The inconsistency of waste streams and demands of the end user to meet certain quality standards and the drawback … Continue reading

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Ecohog Announced Winner Of Growth Through Export Award At Omagh Business Awards

Ecohog are proud to have been in attendance at the annual Omagh Business Awards 2015, celebrating development and growth of businesses within the Omagh Area. The Omagh Business Awards took place in the SilverBirch Hotel in Omagh, the ceremony was … Continue reading

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Landfill Sites – Homes to Buried Treasure

Recent studies have found that landfill sites are most certainly filled with huge volumes of valuable metals. According to a study carried out by Cranfield University the hidden potential of landfill, 2015, scientists analysed samples from up to 30 metres … Continue reading

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Ecohog windshifter exported to Finland for RDF processing

Increasing landfill costs have encouraged waste recycling companies worldwide to think outside the traditional disposal methods box. As a result of this the industry has experienced a continual rise in the production of Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) as an alternative … Continue reading

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