Author: Dan Hughes


Repeal of the Incineration Ban is Bad News

by Jed Alegado | Jul 3, 2018 | Press Release, Zero Waste Cities   MANILA, Philippines (July 3, 2018) — Filipinos should prepare for the worst impacts of dirty disposal technologies if the government decides to repeal the ban on waste incineration, Dr. Jorge Emmanuel, a former DOST Balik Scientist and expert on waste management warned. “Thermal waste-to-energy facilities will not…
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Press Release For John Nehmatallah Secures $4 Billion in funding For US Green Infrastructure, LLC.

John Nehmatallah , Managing Director of US Green Infrastructure Solutions, LLC. With offices in Orlando, Florida USA Proudly announces the sourcing of up to $4 Billion dollars USD for immediate release to qualified countries for the purchase of its Patented Zero Total Waste to Energy Solutions machinery. US Green Infrastructure Solutions, LLC. Along with the…
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Plastic Isn’t The Enemy, Our Disposable Mindset Is

Since Sir David Attenborough declared plastic the enemy of the ocean at the end of Blue Planet II and everyone you know started sharing that video of the sea turtle with a plastic straw stuck up his nose, an anti-plastic campaign has been sweeping the (mostly-western) world. First, it was the plastic bag that was…
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Everlane Pledges $260,000 to Clean 20,000 Pounds of Plastic Beach Waste

In the ocean, sunlight and saltwater break plastic apart into tiny fragments that ocean organisms consume at every level of the food chain. This is crippling marine ecosystems, in turn disrupting our food chain and accelerating climate change.

Sperm whale found dead with 13 pounds of plastic in its stomach

Sperm whale found dead with 13 pounds of plastic in its stomach | Credit National Geographic


“These ticking time bombs are becoming a global health emergency, and the International Solid Waste Association and the Solid Waste Association of North America urge that they be closed. They need to be replaced with modern disposal and recycling facilities that can manage the growing waste stream in an environmentally protective way that enhances public health”

Let’s Get Green!

Garbage is something that few actually even talk about, but Globally it’s become such a problem, we are quite literally poisoning our own Environment” Antonis Mavropoulos is the CEO of D-WASTE and the Chair of the Scientific and Technical Committee of the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA). He is a Chemical Engineer and he holds an Advanced Management degree from IESE Business School.