User: irge304 Topic: Urban Waste
Category: Waste Management :: Landfills
Last updated: May 21 2019 18:16 IST RSS 2.0
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‘Are these people godless?’ Putin asks as Russian protesters denounce cathedral plans 21.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

When authorities erected a chain-link fence around a waterfront park in central Yekaterinburg last week, residents vehemently opposed to the Russian Orthodox cathedral slated to be built in one of this city’s few green spaces were enraged.

Hundreds turned out to protest the project, which is being...

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Monthlong search of landfill continues for 6-year-old believed murdered by relatives 21.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

More than a month after the disappearance of a 6-year-old Apple Valley boy, police continue to comb an area landfill for the remains of Duke Flores, who authorities believe was killed by his mother and aunt.

On Monday morning, detectives resumed searching a Victorville landfill, where they think...

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Work starts on massive Silicon Valley project by Hudson Yards developer 16.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The developer of New York’s Hudson Yards is ready to build another massive office, housing and retail complex — this time about 3,000 miles to the west.

Related Cos. announced Wednesday that it has started work on a 240-acre site in Silicon Valley for what it says is one of the largest entitled...

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Your next swimsuit might have started life as a fishing net 10.5.2019 LA Times: Business

To you, it’s a garbage dump. To Italian entrepreneur Giulio Bonazzi, it’s the launchpad for a Stella McCartney handbag or a pair of Levi’s jeans.

“When I look at a landfill, I see a gold mine,” Bonazzi, the founder and chief executive of nylon manufacturer Aquafil, said in an interview.

As volumes...

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Dollywood mannequin recycling tackles throwaway society 7.5.2019 BBC: Front Page
About 10,000 dummies and body parts are piled up at the creepy recycling centre.
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Police search Victorville landfill for missing 6-year-old 30.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The search for a missing 6-year-old boy has led homicide detectives to a landfill in Victorville.

Duke Flores had been missing for two weeks, his mother, Jackee Contreras, told deputies with the Apple Valley Police Department on Thursday after a family member requested a welfare check.


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Duterte Threatens to Dump Garbage on Canadian Beaches 29.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines railed against the hundreds of tons of Canadian trash brought to his country's ports in 2013 and 2014.
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Landfill ban could see Scotland's waste sent to England 24.4.2019 BBC: Front Page
A report warns that not enough work has been done to prepare for a ban on household waste going to landfill.
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Rodrigo Duterte: Philippines not a 'dump site' for Canadian waste 23.4.2019 BBC: World
The Philippine president chastises Canada for failing to repatriate waste sent to his country.
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Authorities end search of landfill for 6-month-old boy’s remains 22.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Police have called off the search of a massive landfill in Corona where they suspect the body of a 6-month-old boy is buried.

Culver City police said Monday that despite an intensive three-month investigation, they were unable to narrow a location within the El Sobrante Landfill where they suspect...

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Celebrate Earth Day by opting for style-conscious essentials 18.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Earth Day, which falls on April 22 every year, doesn’t have to be marked with grand gestures. While beach clean-ups, tree plantings and petition signings might be some ways of honoring the day, it’s also a time to think about what you buy and what its origins are.

From bottle-less shampoo to tees...

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Aurora stabbing leaves one man dead, another under suspicion 18.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Aurora police officers were called to the scene of a stabbing Wednesday night and attempted to keep the man alive but he later died at a local hospital.
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Aurora robbery victim ran over, critically injured suspect 18.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A person attempting to flee alleged robbers in Aurora late Wednesday night drove over one of the suspects, seriously injuring the person.
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Weld deputies cleared after man dies following confrontation with stun gun 18.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Prosecutors have cleared four northern Colorado sheriff's deputies who were involved in a confrontation with a man who died after he was shot with a stun gun.
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Search for Kelsey Berreth’s remains in Colorado landfill ends 18.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Police have ended the search of a Colorado landfill for the remains of a woman thought to have been beaten to death by her fiance.
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Man dies after stabbing in North Aurora on Thursday night 18.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A man is dead after police found him suffering from a stab wound in North Aurora on Thursday night.
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Broomfield man who killed bull moose fined $20,000, could face hunting and fishing suspension 16.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
A Broomfield man who illegally killed and then abandoned a bull moose in Grand County without a valid hunting license will have to pay about $20,000 in fines and could be banned from hunting and fishing for up to five years in 47 states.
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Homeowner hit with hammer in Adams County; suspects remain at large 15.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Deputies with the Adams County Sheriff’s Office are looking for two men suspected of breaking into a home and hitting the homeowner with a hammer early Sunday morning before escaping with the man’s car.
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Hunting bans for poachers who killed bear at Aspen landfill 14.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
A father and son who pleaded guilty to poaching a bear at a landfill in western Colorado have been banned from hunting and fishing in most of the United States.
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Tushar Rae, Dean at Aurora West, arrested again Friday in Denver after posting bond 14.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
The dean of instruction at Aurora West College Preparatory Academy arrested last week, accused of threatening school officials on campus with a gun, was arrested in Denver overnight.
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