Inland Waste Solutions LLC has acquired certain assets from Waste Management Inc.’s Deffenbaugh Disposal Inc. subsidiary, in connection with the Justice Department’s ruling on the Waste Management buy of Deffenbaugh earlier this year....More
Some of the poorest children of the Philippines risk their lives wadding and floating through waste-filled filthy waters for a few recyclables that may net them from junk shops a few pesos–it takes nearly 50 pesos to equal a U.S. dollar.
Rising insurance claims brought on by an aging workforce and employee injuries, as well as the desire to collect more waste at a lower cost is driving the growing trend toward automated waste collection....More
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This package of stories includes comprehensive analysis of the safety issues facing the waste and recycling industry. Coverage includes features, best practices pieces, case studies and commentary....More
Co-located with WasteExpo, the Healthcare Waste Conference is the only educational event that laser-focuses on the largest regulatory, legislative and technical issues that affect the healthcare waste industry....More
Surveillance video from an Ambridge, Pennsylvania, woman's home caught the bumper-to-bumper mayhem that ensued after a garbage truck with no one behind the wheel started rolling down the street and crashing into parked cars as workers chased it....More
Putnam voters authorized the mayor and Board of Selectmen to execute an amended ground lease with Wheelabrator Putnam, Inc. on July 29. The lease would extend and modify the terms and conditions of the current lease....More
Delaware became part of the connection earlier this year, when New York ramped up new trash disposal options that will send an estimated 400,000 tons of city trash a year to the Covanta Delaware Valley incinerator....More