Veolia Environnement agreed to sell Suez’s waste activities in Britain to Macquarie Group for 2.4 billion euros (£2.01 billion) after the country’s antitrust authority raised competition concerns.
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Italian technology and engineering conglomerate Maire Tecnimont has announced plans for a circular economy model using rubbish and landfill gas. This could help alleviate Italy, and Europe’s, dependence on Russian natural gas.
Chemicals innovation could help recover metals from electronic waste, a cleaner approach to their extraction. New technologies could replace the highly pollutive methods used in traditional mining and accelerate circular approaches to electronics.