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  • E-Scrap News Magazine: Spain implements targets for e-scrap reuse

    E-Scrap News Magazine: Spain implements targets for e-scrap reuse

    Spain implements targets for e-scrap reuseBy Editorial Staff, E-Scrap NewsMarch 26, 2015The Spanish government will require electronics manufacturers to hit annual targets for the reuse of electronics, in addition to recycling.Spain is the fi…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:43pm -
  • E-Scrap News Magazine: E-Scrap 2015: Register early and save

    E-Scrap News Magazine: E-Scrap 2015: Register early and save

    E-Scrap 2015: Register early and saveBy Editorial Staff, E-Scrap NewsMarch 26, 2015The 13th annual E-Scrap Conference is set for early September in Orlando. Savvy industry players know the gathering is an ideal opportunity to bolster bus…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:41pm -
  • E-Scrap News Magazine: EPEAT removed from federal electronics standards

    E-Scrap News Magazine: EPEAT removed from federal electronics standards

    UPDATED: EPEAT removed from federal electronics standardsBy Bobby Elliott, E-Scrap NewsMarch 26, 2015The White House has issued an updated executive order on federal sustainability practices that noticeably leaves out green electronics standar…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:39pm -
  • E-Scrap News Magazine: It takes a village

    E-Scrap News Magazine: It takes a village

    It takes a villageBy Editorial Staff, E-Scrap NewsMarch 26, 2015Effectively managing the country's used electronics stream takes the support and coordination of individual communities. In that vein, we offer a look at developments in municipal…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:36pm -
  • E-Scrap News Magazine: Certification scorecard

    E-Scrap News Magazine: Certification scorecard

    Certification scorecardMarch 26, 2015With the roster of companies attaining third-party certifications or audits continuing to grow, E-Scrap News has compiled a roundup of the firms announcing certification this past week.Sims Recycling Soluti…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:35pm -
  • E-Scrap News Magazine: NewsBits

    E-Scrap News Magazine: NewsBits

    NewsBitsMarch 26, 2015Gizmodo has a video showing what e-scrap processing looks like at Hugo Neu Recycling, in the New York City area. The video shows the "fate you dream of for your stalled printer or shoebox of old cords you keep in a cl…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Mar 15, 4:34pm -
  • Plastics Recycling Update Magazine: California details plastics recycling activity and pricing

    Plastics Recycling Update Magazine: California details plastics recycling activity and pricing

    California details plastics recycling activity and pricingBy Bobby Elliott, Plastics Recycling UpdateMarch 25, 2015California has released an extensive report on the state's recycling activity and infrastructure as it looks to hit a 75 percent…
    - 6 days ago, 25 Mar 15, 6:21am -

Philly Travel

  • newNational parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'
    WASHINGTON (AP) - After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the most beautiful and historic places in the country, though there's also an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly whi…
    - 21 hours ago, 30 Mar 15, 2:45pm -
  • newPhoto of the Week
    This is your opportunity to show where you went and what you did on vacation this summer season, from Memorial Day, May 27, to Labor Day, Sept. 2. We'll pay $25 each for four of the five best photos. The photographer of the winning photo will receive…
    - 22 hours ago, 30 Mar 15, 12:50pm -
  • newPersonal Journey: Nine days on the rails through Europe
    On my second day in Paris, and the beginning of my 32d year, I stood among six or seven million skeletons as strangers sang "Happy Birthday" to me. There in the catacombs, 65 feet and 130 stone steps below the 14th arrondissement, I began my journey.
    - 23 hours ago, 30 Mar 15, 12:39pm -
  • newBus fare: The Grey, a Georgia gem in Savannah's old depot
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Fifteen hundred miles into a road trip this winter, I found myself in Savannah. The port town in Georgia is home to old Southern buildings and gentlemen - and young, tattooed students at SCAD, the burgeoning Savannah College of Art an…
    - 23 hours ago, 30 Mar 15, 12:33pm -
  • newNostalgia for vintage cruise ships fed online
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Remember the sleek, blue-hued SS Norway? What about Carnival's early fleet of ships, such as the TSS Mardi Gras and SS Festivale, with their red-white-and-blue smokestacks?
    - 23 hours ago, 30 Mar 15, 12:30pm -
  • newAncient Petra sees few visitors as Jordan tourism declines
    PETRA, Jordan (AP) - It's high season in Petra, an ancient city hewn from rose-colored rock and Jordan's biggest tourist draw. Yet nearby hotels stand virtually empty these days and only a trickle of tourists make their way through a landmark canyon…
    - 23 hours ago, 30 Mar 15, 12:24pm -
  • Avalon debates plan to save park beset by invasive species
    AVALON - It seems everyone wants to save Armacost Park.But just how to accomplish the continued preservation of the 11-acre maritime forest - which experts say has been deteriorating for decades because of invasive vines and other non-native plant s…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Mar 15, 4:00am -