Entries by Priscila Mc Geehan

A BINGO moment for aggregate recycling

December 2019 will see a significant milestone for the re-use of fines as aggregate – in Australia and the world – as a ground-breaking processing plant is commissioned. Turmec’s hybrid dry and wet plant for BINGO Industries is the first recycling facility of its kind. The waste management group, which serves New South Wales and […]

Out of the ashes – EfW plant maximises recovery

A new energy-from-waste plant has been equipped with systems designed and built by Turmec to handle and process bottom ash. The state-of-the-art UK facility will process 190,000 tonnes of municipal waste a year when fully operational, exporting around 14.5MW of energy to the national grid. Incinerating waste to recover energy leaves large volumes of incinerator […]

Turmec sponsors RDF Conference

The 2019 RDF Conference brings the focus to the challenges and opportunities that RDF & SRF present and Turmec will be at the top exhibition stand sharing its experience. Now in its sixth year, the RDF Conference has established itself as one of the key must-attend conferences for all those operating in the RDF, SRF […]

Double honours for Turmec in the MBTA 2019

Turmec has been honoured for its role in advancing sustainability and its significant contribution to the local economy in Ireland. The Meath Business and Tourism Awards, now in their 10th year, celebrate companies based in the county who have excelled in their sectors. Turmec has won twice in this year’s awards; the company was named […]

Glanway boosts sustainable fuel facility

Residual waste from households across the south of Ireland will be recovered as recyclate and sustainable fuel in a new and more efficient facility from next year. Glanway’s investment in the Turmec plant will increase annual capacity by 80% to 180,000 tonnes and boost recovery rates. Based at Belview Port in Waterford, Glanway’s plant currently […]

Tackling Modern Slavery

At Turmec, we share the growing concerns about modern slavery and have taken action to counter it. Our management, including all site managers, will be trained by the end of 2019, to understand the risks of forced labour and human trafficking. The training reflects our commitment to complying with legislation on modern slavery in the […]

Australia shows growing interest in new solutions

Serious challenges are confronting waste processors and local authorities in Australia, but the industry is open to new solutions, judging by two recent trade shows. Last October we’ve exhibited at Waste Expo in Melbourne and Sydney’s Australian Waste & Recycling Expo, where visitors highlighted a series of topical concerns. China’s policy U-turn banning contaminated waste […]

Turmec nominated as Green Ambassador in the MBTAs 2019

TURMEC, specialists in recycling solutions for the global waste industry, announces Green Ambassador nomination for the Meath Business and Tourism Awards 2019. Now in its 1oth year, the Meath Business and Tourism Awards have become an important achievement to local businesses and the categories are re-visited every year, with each year highlighting changes occurring in […]