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  1. ERI Brings Circular Economy Innovations To Pacific Northwest

    ERI, the nation’s leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company, maintains eight state-of-the-art e-waste recycling centers, including one in Sumner, Washington processing and responsibly recycling hundreds of thousands of pounds of e-waste every year

  2. Despite Uncertainty Over Recycling, Consumers Aren’t Backing Down

    While headlines over the past few years might lead you to believe otherwise, the reality is that Americans say they are still recycling at the same rate, despite having little confidence that their recyclables actually get recycled. A national poll conducted by Mason-Dixon on behalf of the Carton Council showed that 85% of respondents report they recycle. While people say they are still recycling, they aren’t confident in what happens to those materials once

  3. Charah Solutions Awarded 30-Acre Landfill Construction Contract In Central Florida

    Charah Solutions, Inc. (the “Company”), a leading provider of environmental and maintenance services to the power generation industry, recently announced that it recently was awarded a landfill construction contract in central Florida

  4. Illinois American Water Prevents Over 31,000 Tons Of Treatment Byproducts From Entering Landfills Through Farmland Application Program

    In 2018, Illinois American Water partnered with Illinois farmers to apply over 31,000 tons of residuals and biosolids, rather than sending them to a landfill. In total, 31,448 tons of water treatment residuals and wastewater treatment biosolids from Illinois American Water’s Champaign County, Granite City, Streator and Chicago Metro service areas were applied to agricultural fields across the state. According to Ryan Schuler, environmental compliance supervisor for Illinois American Water and manager of the

  5. Plastics Environmental Council To Develop Biodegradation Standard For Plastics Additives And New Certification Seal
    The Plastics Environmental Council (PEC) recently announced the sponsorship of a research study to produce the first standard specification for the landfill biodegradation of petroleum- and natural gas-derived plastics that have been treated with additives that enhance biodegradation
  6. Honored With Environment At Work Award
    Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today announced that was awarded the first annual “Environment at Work” award by the city of Meridian, Idaho.
  7. New Green Technologies Enters Bid For Wood Waste To Energy Project
    New Green Technologies, Inc., announces that it has entered a bid to turn wood waste into energy via its CAVD technology in Alberta, Canada.
  8. Solid Waste Industry Launches Major Environmental Program
    The National Solid Waste Management Association (NSWMA) today announced the launch of Environmentalists
  9. Freedom Environmental Services, Inc Selected By McDonald’s Franchisees To Collect Liquid Waste Destined For Biofuel Production
    Freedom Environmental Services, Inc. announced today the execution of a contract with McDonald’s Corporation franchisees that provides for FESI to collect and dispose of liquid waste products, including grease, from multiple franchise sites beginning in Florida.
  10. California State Fair To Feature First Known Amusement Ride Powered Solely By Cows
    Move over horse power, cow power could be the next big thing! The California State Fair today announced that the event will host the first known amusement ride powered entirely by cow manure