As hospitality companies strive to increase sustainability and lessen their environmental footprint, hotels across the country and around the world are recycling used soap and other discarded amenities from guest rooms to reduce waste and even save lives.
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
Calgary is unlikely to meet its waste-reduction targets by 2020, according to a new report that finds city residents and businesses continue to throw away lots of things that don’t need to end up in landfills....More
Lawyers representing the Lawrence County (Alabama) Commission have drafted a proposed settlement agreement that will require the commission to return $300,000 to the solid waste fund during a four-year period....More
All four of the state’s professional recycling organizations have come out strongly against proposed cuts of more than $4 million in financial assistance to local governments in the state’s budget....More
Officials with the (South Carolina) Horry County Solid Waste Authority are scheduled to be in Montgomery, Ala., through Wednesday this week touring a plant that may be the answer to the county’s shrinking landfill space....More
A federal judge this week dismissed a lawsuit from a former landfill employee in Rapid City who claimed that a police detective violated his constitutional rights more than four years ago with his testimony before a grand jury....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