Across The Wire

  1. Duke Energy To Recycle Coal Ash At H.F. Lee Plant In Goldsboro
    12/13/2016

    Duke Energy today announced plans to excavate coal ash from four basins at the H.F. Lee Plant in Goldsboro, N.C., and safely recycle the valuable material for use in concrete products

  2. HDXRF Approved For Elemental Analysis Of Soil And Solid Waste By New Method - ASTM D8064-16
    12/13/2016

    Newly published ASTM D8064-16 standard test method has been approved for the quantification of heavy metal elements in soil and solid waste by monochromatic Energy-Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometry using multiple monochromatic excitation beams – also known as High-Definition X-ray Fluorescence (HDXRF)

  3. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Recognizes Sodexo As Outstanding Food Recovery Challenge Participant
    12/12/2016

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently recognized the accomplishments of 13 organizations and businesses participating in EPA's Food Recovery Challenge. Sodexo, world leader of Quality of Life services, was recognized for its leadership in reducing food waste through strategic food recovery efforts and its ability to leverage best practices in support of such efforts at its client sites

  4. Republic Services Honored With Excellence Award For Landfill Gas Utilization
    11/18/2016

    Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today that the Georgia Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has recognized the Company, together with Mas Energy, with its Landfill Gas Utilization Excellence Award

  5. Empire Diversified Energy Announces Master Services Agreement With Waste Management Corporation
    11/16/2016

    Empire Diversified Energy, Inc. (OTC Markets: MPIR), announced that it has completed and signed a Master Services Agreement with Waste Management Corporation (NYSE: WM) the largest provider of environmental waste mitigation and remediation solutions in the nation

  6. WLabs Of Whirlpool Corporation Turns Food Scraps Into Fertilizer With New Zera™ Food Recycler
    11/15/2016

    A revolutionary new food recycler from Whirlpool Corporation's innovation incubator, WLabs, is bringing new meaning to sustainability in the home

  7. Cox Enterprises Announces Seven Zero Waste To Landfill Facilities
    11/15/2016

    In celebration of America Recycles Day, Cox Enterprises is proud to announce seven of its locations have achieved zero waste to landfill status

  8. Wrightspeed And The Ratto Group Deploy First Route™-Enabled Refuse Truck
    11/2/2016

    Today, at a press conference held in Sonoma County, Wrightspeed, the leading manufacturer of range-extended electric vehicle (REV) powertrains for heavy-duty applications, and The Ratto Group, a Santa Rosa-based refuse, yard waste and recycling collection and processing company, unveiled a new era for the global refuse and transportation industries: the first commercial application of a range-extended electric refuse truck

  9. Organix Solutions' Co-Collection Organics Program Evaluated By State Agency
    11/1/2016

    Organix Solutions, an organics recovery and municipal waste consultancy based in Minnesota, announced today that the Company received a letter of approval from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) acknowledging their co-collection program complies with state regulations when paired with a suitable sorting system

  10. Sodexo Harnesses The Reach Of Its Supply Chain To Influence Reductions In Water Use And Waste To Landfill
    10/21/2016

    Sodexo, the world leader in Quality of Life services, is a company recognized for its industry leading sustainability efforts – an achievement that comes from engaging everyone throughout its value chain to play an active role in environmental stewardship