Wahaso Teams With Geosyntec Consultants To Turn Stormwater Liability Into An Asset
Many municipalities today are requiring property developers to manage stormwater run-off by installing storage tanks that temporarily hold (detain) rain event water to reduce the impact of stormwater volume on their municipal treatment systems.
EPA Begins Construction Of Water Line In Chester And Washington Townships, N.J.; $7.3M Project Will Provide Safe Drinking Water To Residents And Businesses
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is constructing a water line extension in Chester and Washington Townships in New Jersey that will provide a safe source of drinking water to 73 homes and businesses potentially impacted by contaminated ground water from the Combe Fill South Landfill Superfund site.
Montgomery County To Save $15 M With Solid Waste Disposal Agreement
Montgomery County officials announced a joint solid waste transportation and disposal agreement that will save more than $15 million for Montgomery County over the next five years.
EPA Finalizes Air Permit For Proposed Arecibo Solid Waste Facility
Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced its final approval of an air permit for the construction and operation of a new 77 megawatt solid waste facility, owned by Energy Answers Arecibo, LLC’s, at the former site of Global Fibers Paper Mill in Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Wal-Mart Pleads Guilty To Federal Environmental Crimes And Civil Violations And Will Pay More Than $81M
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. pleaded guilty today in cases filed by federal prosecutors in Los Angeles and San Francisco to six counts of violating the Clean Water Act by illegally handling and disposing of hazardous materials at its retail stores across the United States.
WCA Acquires Automated Waste Services
WCA Waste Corporation ("WCA"), a vertically-integrated, non-hazardous solid waste services company, announces the recent acquisition of Automated Waste Services in Springfield, Missouri
Abengoa Signs An Agreement With Novelis To Manage All Drosses From The Plant That The North American Company Is Building In Nachterstedt, Germany
Abengoa, an international company that applies innovative technological solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, through its industrial waste recycling division, Befesa, has signed an agreement with Novelis, specialized in the production of flat aluminum products, to manage all of the aluminum drosses from the recycling plant that the North American company is building in Nachterstedt, Germany
SYNPOL Project Aims At Converting Waste Into Bioplastics
There are many waste resources hidden in our communities. Municipal solid waste (MSW), agricultural residues and sewage sludge from water treatment plants contains lots of reusable carbon fractions. To recover them means recovering a valuable product as well as preserving the environment. The SYNPOL (“Biopolymers from syngas fermentation”) project is funded under the 'Food, agriculture and fisheries, and biotechnology' Theme of the EU's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) to the tune of ca. EUR 7.5 million
New 7 SHRED Grinder Is Tearing Up Industrial Markets
JWC Environmental is proud to introduce the new Monster Industrial 7 SHRED grinder, built to fulfill the demands of product reduction for industrial applications such as in petroleum, agriculture, food processing, municipal solid waste and more.
Major Study Suggests Efficiently Run Softeners Do Not Hurt Septic Tank Performance
Water softeners set with appropriate salt efficiency do not harm septic systems and may actually help them, according to a new study released today at WQA Aquatech USA.