Latest News for: Ship disposal


Editorial: We must reduce the plastic clogging our oceans

Dispatch Argus 18 Apr 2021
They are shocking to look at ... We do know this. It’s a worldwide problem ... So is the mismanagement of plastic waste by countries, many of them in Asia and Africa, that don’t properly dispose of the garbage. It also is the responsibility of countries, like the U.S., that ship recyclables to these and other countries, only to forget about them ... Paul, Minn ... .

Gold Coast appeals Permit Board decision in Hinds County Chancery Court

The Northside Sun 16 Apr 2021
... chemical plant’s permit to dispose of its wastewater in a Pelahatchie lagoon ... Company officials said during the hearing that shipping the wastewater outside the state for disposal, such as to the company’s companion facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee, would be cost prohibitive.

Free hazardous waste collection event set April 24

The World 16 Apr 2021
Coos and Curry County residents can dispose ... Materials collected at this event will be sorted for reuse or recycling (for example, reusable products may be donated to community organizations), or shipped to a regulated hazardous waste treatment, storage or proper disposal facility.

Pandemic brewed big trouble for Irish beer but has not killed hope

The Irish Times 16 Apr 2021
This week, Drinks Ireland called for a medium-term package of financial supports for the sector, including compensation for its wasted beer, which had to be rounded up and the kegs tagged in every pub cellar, before being collected and shipped back to brewers for proper disposal.

SIMBA Chain Awarded a SBIR Phase I Contract to Bring Blockchain-Enabled Digital Additive Manufacturing to ...

The Courier Times 14 Apr 2021
SIMBA Chain has teamed with to offer the AFRSO a self-contained, mobile 3D manufacturing facility housed in a repurposed shipping container ... SMI specializes in ultra-energy-efficient, environmentally sustainable modular buildings from shipping containers to minimize the downtime to facilities following a major catastrophe crisis or conflicts.

Eight Months After the Beirut Blast, Lebanon is Still a Toxic Wasteland

Vice 13 Apr 2021
The engineer described chemical mixtures that had burned through the shipping containers where they had been found, and said the capital was “lucky” the disaster had not been worse ... The Lebanese government has yet to pay Combi Lift, the German contracting company, for the waste to be shipped to Germany for safe disposal.  ... Photo ... .

Texas lawmakers want to ban dangerous radioactive waste. The proposal would give a nuclear waste ...

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 11 Apr 2021
... waste from being disposed of or stored in Texas ... In an interview with the Tribune, Landgraf said many of the state’s largest generators of radioactive waste have not been shipping it to the Andrews County facility because the state fees make its disposal prices too high.

Infrastructure for Treatment, Storage and Disposal of Hazardous Waste at Alang

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 11 Apr 2021
... of the hazardous waste recovered from the ships during the recycling process.

IRS officer posted as DG, Ports & Shipping

Urdu Point 09 Apr 2021
According to a notification, the services of Syed Syedain Raza Zaidi, a BS-20 officer of IRS, presently serving as Commissioner, Inland Revenue (Appeals-II) Karachi are placed at the disposal of Ministry of Maritime Affairs for the ...

Waste, recycling and responsibility

Journal Review 09 Apr 2021
In short, we created far more plastic to live convenient, takeout lives and tons of disposable bags, plastic tape and shipping materials, cellophane wrappers, single-use storage containers, cosmetic and cleaning containers ... food waste, recyclables and how we dispose of trash.

Texas radioactive waste disposal company seeking break from state fees and surcharges

Sherman Herald Democrat 08 Apr 2021
Brian Birdwell, R-Grandbury, in the Senate, say it contains safeguards to prohibit high-level radioactive waste from ever being shipped to Andrews County for disposal ... Kel Seliger of Amarillo, noted that Texas is obligated by state and federal law to safely dispose of low-level radioactive waste and that Andrews County is the chosen site.

Green as standard

Splash24/7 07 Apr 2021
Jon Chaplin from Lucion Marine on the realities of sustainably recycling a ship ... It got me thinking, are we prepared to pay anything extra for ‘green as standard’ in other areas such as ship recycling? Broker reports and the press often cite ships being sold ‘for green recycling’ but are far less clear on what that means.

Evacuation orders and most road closures around Piney Point lifted as short-term crisis eases

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 07 Apr 2021
Officials discussed efforts to store, clean and safely dispose of water from the site Tuesday ... “The aim of some of those efforts would be to ship that wastewater to the Louisiana coast to dispose of that wastewater in deep injection wells there,” Hopes said.

Beacon Lights Market Top Players Strategic Analysis, Dynamics Market and Growth Forecast To 2027

The Sentinel Newspaper 06 Apr 2021
These lights are strong light which can be seen from far away to help as well as guide airplanes and ships. Some of the major drivers of beacon lights market are increasing disposable income led to the boost in demand for enhanced healthcare, and thus the requirement of these lights for emergency vehicles and hospitals is growing ... @ ... 1. DAISALUX. 2 ... 3 ... 4.

When a ship is an ‘arrived ship’

B & FT Online 05 Apr 2021
... that area of the named port of destination on arrival within which the master can effectively place his ship at the disposal of the charterer, the vessel herself being, then, so far as she is concerned, ready to load, and as near circumstances permit to the actual loading “spot”.