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Circular economy will help prevent climate damage and bring societal benefits

Open Access Government 26 Oct 2021
Clearly, society’s overwhelming use of a ‘take, make, dispose’ model isn’t working ... They are made up of emissions from raw material extraction, production, shipping, use, and then disposal at the end of an item’s life.

10 FTSE 100 stocks to watch on the UK Budget day

The Motley Fool 26 Oct 2021
It has started recovering, but only just ... Increased taxes eat into companies’ net profits or consumers’ disposable income and can even be inflationary if higher taxes are passed on by companies to end consumers ... It has also been making rapid strides in winning new contracts and getting its ship in order by disposing of non-core assets ... It’s happening.

After 'Shark Tank': What happened to IncrEDIBLE Eats when the cameras stopped rolling

Business Journal 25 Oct 2021
... disposable utensils – isn’t actually shipping for a few months as Tadepalli continues to scale.

Alert: Latest Starscope Monocular Warning Review-Scam Exposed 2021

The Signal 25 Oct 2021
Starscope Monocular is a clever monocular telescope designed to offer clarity on gadgets and matters which might be miles away via its exquisite 93m/914m area of view lens ... 50mm ... If you be aware that the product is defective earlier than disposing of it from the package then pleasant you don’t damage the package deal but instead, ship it lower back ... .

Robot gives US Marines ‘eyes in the water’

Asiatimes 24 Oct 2021
Traditionally, this was the only way to dispose or disrupt underwater threats — a highly risky exercise. Enter the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV), a next-generation, box-shaped amphibious, unmanned robot that enables Marines to support littoral (shallow water) operations globally.

US Imported Tens of Millions of Used Medical Gloves From Thailand - Reports

Urdu Point 24 Oct 2021
In Thailand, numerous illegal enterprises sprung up during the pandemic, where migrant laborers have been washing and trying to restore the original appearance of disposable medical gloves given their high global demand, CNN said. The product was then shipped to different countries ... ....

PortMiami dredging study by Army Corps to take a fourth year

Miami Today 20 Oct 2021
Vessel pilots of the Biscayne Bay Pilots Association (BBPA) are having maneuvering difficulties while bringing ships entering the outer entrance channel from the ocean ... Silverstein said, the Army Corps should consider not allowing any leaks from the dredge ship that’s hauling the sediment.

Lawmakers seek answers about Navy’s handling of Pearl Harbor fuel leak

Stars and Stripes 20 Oct 2021
(Tribune News Service) — A dozen state lawmakers are asking a top U.S ... Darren Guenther, chief of staff for Navy Region Hawaii, to look into the matter ... State Sen ... The Navy said that the pipeline is used to transfer fuel from ships at Hotel Pier to a fuel facility for disposal and is not part of the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility ... related stories ... .

Chris Hedges: The Call

Consortium News 20 Oct 2021
This excerpt is from the author’s newest book, Our Class. Trauma and Transformation in an American Prison. By Chris Hedges. ... I made sure I had my driver’s license ... [Buy the Book] ... Yet even they can be arbitrarily disappeared into solitary confinement or shipped to another prison by the administration. Everyone in prison is disposable.

Water Under the Bridge: Oct. 19, 2021

The Daily Astorian 19 Oct 2021
Imagine a brand new apartment with a Columbia River view just off Marine Drive, a balcony to view oceangoing ships passing by, all appliances included, garbage disposal, laundry facilities, indoor children’s play areas, big-screen television rooms, computer centers, a gym and much more.

The Call

Scheerpost 19 Oct 2021
Simon and Schuster. By Chris Hedges ... I had taught college-level courses in New Jersey prisons for the past three years ... I made sure I had my driver’s license ... Buy the book ... I oversaw a youth program ... ... Yet even they can be arbitrarily disappeared into solitary confinement or shipped to another prison by the administration. Everyone in prison is disposable.

Build back solar: the Puerto Ricans who see sun as key to resist climate shocks

The Observer 18 Oct 2021
Rosalina Marrero spends the best part of each day ironing and watching telenovelas at her modest bungalow in Puerto Rico’s coastal Guayama province ... The situation with the electricity is dire ... Photograph ... Photograph ... At the nearby plant, a huge pile of grey ash laden with toxic heavy metals is waiting to be shipped to Florida and Georgia for disposal ... .

Growing Rochester firm breaks into new glass recycling market

Post Bulletin 16 Oct 2021
The recycling business is regional due to the logistics required to pick up glass and then shipping out the processed materials to buyers as a commodity ... Watson, whose family has been involved with waste disposal and recycling dating back to the 1800s, says that he is just as surprised as anyone that they have taken the lead on this.

Why the Ports Bill is raising States’ hackles

Business Line 12 Oct 2021
The new Bill incorporates a number of international regulatory developments in the national legislation namely the “International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code ... It mandates port authorities to provide adequate “reception facilities” to ships to dispose of their waste.

Beirut’s Partially-Destroyed Grain Silos Could Collapse at Any Time

Vice 12 Oct 2021
Other toxic chemicals at the port that miraculously did not ignite in the explosion sat for months, posing a further danger, before the government finally paid to have them shipped to Germany for disposal earlier this year ... Photo ... At the bottom of the silos, around 12,000 tonnes of spilled grain are still waiting to be cleaned up and disposed of ... .