Current Headlines

  1. Swamp Microbe Has Pollution-Munching Power

    Sewage treatment may be an unglamorous job, but bacteria are happy to do it. Sewage plants rely on bacteria to remove environmental toxins from waste so that the processed water can be safely discharged into oceans and rivers.

  2. Landfills — A Future Source Of Raw Materials

    Decontamination of landfills and open dumpsites could prove profitable — both financially and for the environment.

  3. Philly Pipe Problem: Sewage Flows Into Water Source

    In some buildings in Philadelphia, water flushed down the toilet flows directly into the water supply.

  4. TRC Awarded $35M Hazardous Waste Management Contract By L.A. Metro

    TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, has been chosen by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) to provide key services in support of the agency’s environmental program

  5. Waste Management Acquires Anderson Rubbish Disposal And Moorpark Rubbish Disposal

    G.I. Industries, dba Waste Management, recently announced that it has acquired Anderson Rubbish Disposal and Moorpark Rubbish Disposal

  6. Advanced Disposal To Attend Gabelli & Company's Waste & Environmental Services Symposium

    Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (NYSE: ADSW), d/b/a Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, will be presenting at Gabelli & Company's Waste & Environmental Services Symposium on March 23, 2018

  7. My Battery Recyclers Achieves R2 Responsible Recycling Accreditation To Help NYC Agencies And Businesses Ethically Recycle Electronic Waste & Batteries

    With due diligence in tow, My Battery Recyclers (MYBRS) announces their newest environmental certifications achieved through rigorous accredited 3rd party auditors.

  8. EREF And NWRA Unveil Resource For Elevated Temperature Landfill Information And Research

    In an effort to inform discussions regarding elevated temperature landfills, the Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) and the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) have partnered to create a microsite presenting some of the most recent research on the topic

  9. Lancaster Waste-To-Energy Facility Processes 10 Million Tons Of Municipal Solid Waste Into Clean Energy

    Covanta and the Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority (LCSWMA) are celebrating the processing of 10 million tons of municipal solid waste – the equivalent to over 600 football fields filled 10 feet deep – at the Lancaster Waste-to-Energy (WTE) Facility

  10. Utah Start-Up Develops Neutralizing Solution To Combat Opiate Abuse

    RxDisposal, a Utah-based start-up, has entered the medication disposal space with the only DEA compliant option for the on-site destruction of unused, unwanted and expired medications