Waste & Recycling


  • Return-It adds hybrid-electric compaction truck

    September 25, 2020 by SWR Staff

    Burnaby, B.C. – Return-It has introduced the first-of-its-kind compressed natural gas (CNG) hybrid-electric compaction truck in Canada. In a pilot project launching this month, Return-It is beginning the decarbonization of its transportation fleet, which could reduce greenhouse gas emissions from

  • News Compactor

    BACE receives patent for compactor weighing system

    March 11, 2020 by SWR Staff

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Recycling and waste management equipment manufacturer BACE, LLC, has received a U.S. patent granting it exclusive rights as the inventor of the “Waste Container with Weight-Measurement System”. The patent protects the company’s weight-based technology for compactors. The

  • Remote equipment diagnostics

    December 16, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – Metro Compactor Service has launched an IoT-enabled system that allows the company to perform remote troubleshooting and fullness diagnostics on customers’ waste equipment anytime, anywhere. As private and municipal hauling costs in Canada continue to grow, facility managers,