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  1. Petro Waste Environmental Acquires Landfill Permit In Howard County
    11/18/2015

    San Antonio-based Petro Waste Environmental LP (PWE) today announced the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) has issued the company its first permit to operate a non-hazardous oil and gas waste landfill in Howard County. The permit is one of several the company has pending for landfill sites in DeWitt, Frio, McMullen, and Pecos counties

  2. Organix Solutions Commercializes BurCell™ Recovery Technology To Fully Remove Organics From The Municipal Solid Waste Stream
    11/17/2015

    Organix Solutions, an organics recovery and municipal waste consultancy based in Minnesota, recently announced their commitment to commercialize BurCell™ Recovery Technology.

  3. Recycle Something New: Solid Waste To Offer Electronics Recycling At Seven Centers
    11/16/2015

    Aluminum cans? Check. Newspapers? Check. Yard waste? Check. You can recycle a lot of items at Marion County Solid Waste recycling centers, and now you can add household electronics to that list.

  4. TurnW2E® Waste-To-Energy Gasification System To Be Demonstrated At Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam
    11/13/2015

    A waste-to-energy (WTE) project that will demonstrate the efficacy of converting 10 tons of waste per day to electricity using a state-of-the art gasification technology has begun at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii (JBPHH), inside the campus of the Hawaii Air National Guard (HIANG)

  5. FCA US Belvidere Assembly Plant Teams Up With PepsiCo Recycling To Increase Recycling Effort While Supporting Disabled Veterans
    11/10/2015

    As the nation pauses to honor its veterans on Nov. 11, the FCA US Belvidere Assembly Plant (Ill.), with assistance from PepsiCo Recycling, is launching a new program that will not only make recycling more convenient for its employees, but also help support disabled U.S. veterans.

  6. Waste Connections Completes Acquisition Of Rock River Environmental Services, Inc.
    11/5/2015

    Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) today announced that on November 3, 2015, it completed the previously announced acquisition of Rock River Environmental Services, Inc. ("Rock River"), an integrated provider of solid waste collection, recycling, transfer and disposal services, with total annual revenue of approximately $75 million

  7. Republic Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet Serving Raleigh
    11/3/2015

    Republic Services announced today the addition of eight Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) solid waste collection trucks to its fleet serving customers throughout the greater Raleigh area. The CNG trucks replace older diesel-powered trucks, and bring the total number of natural gas vehicles operated by Republic throughout North Carolina to 25.

  8. PSE&G Building Its Largest Grid Connected Community Solar Project On Burlington County Landfill
    10/30/2015

    Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) today marked the half-way point of construction on a 12.93-megawatt-dc (MW-dc) grid-connected community solar farm on the closed L&D Landfill in Burlington County, NJ

  9. WCA Waste Corporation Expands Kansas City Presence - Acquires Town And Country Disposal
    10/19/2015

    WCA Waste Corporation ("WCA"), a vertically integrated, non-hazardous solid-waste services company announced today that it recently completed the acquisition of Town and Country Disposal, a substantial Kansas City, Missouri collection, transfer and materials recycling company

  10. EcoStrate Wins CalRecycle Award To Fight Global Warming
    10/13/2015

    EcoStrate, SFS Inc. (Los Angeles County) was one of four companies awarded The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) grant of $1 million to boost the state’s greenhouse gas reduction efforts