Current Headlines

  1. Republic Opens Largest & Smartest Residential Recycling Center In North America

    Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) opened a new residential recycling center that will enable customers throughout Southern Nevada to achieve their sustainability goals for years to come.

  2. NJ May Cut Red Tape For Waste Facilities

    New Jersey environmental regulators are working to ease burdens on the wastewater sector by eliminating certain reporting requirements for localities.

  3. Food Waste Next Target For Water Conservation

    Water experts are urging ratepayers to look beyond their water bill when they try to conserve this precious resource, arguing that it’s time they consider the amount of food they throw away.

  4. Petro Waste Environmental Acquires Landfill Permit In Howard County

    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

  5. Organix Solutions Commercializes BurCell™ Recovery Technology To Fully Remove Organics From The Municipal Solid Waste Stream

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

  6. Recycle Something New: Solid Waste To Offer Electronics Recycling At Seven Centers

    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.

  7. TurnW2E® Waste-To-Energy Gasification System To Be Demonstrated At Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

    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)

  8. FCA US Belvidere Assembly Plant Teams Up With PepsiCo Recycling To Increase Recycling Effort While Supporting Disabled Veterans

    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.

  9. Waste Connections Completes Acquisition Of Rock River Environmental Services, Inc.

    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

  10. Republic Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet Serving Raleigh

    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.