Canadian Consulting Engineer

waste management

  • Enerkem Alberta Biofuels – Tree for Life Award & Award of Excellence

    December 2, 2016 by BBA

    Jury Comments: “Winner of a special award for environmental stewardship, this commercial refinery for converting non-recyclable garbage into biofuels deals with the challenges of being a “first” technology. The process converts the waste material to biomethanol, and has the potential for very significant environmental benefits, potentially reducing landfilled material by 90%.”

  • Feature Environmental

    Trash to Treasure

    June 24, 2015 by Sophie Kneisel

    A handful of “industrial symbiosis” networks are starting to take hold in Canada. The idea behind them is that the output of one industrial plant becomes feedstock for another.