Waste management

Booming wind industry faces its own green dilemma: landfills

Siemens launches the first recyclable wind turbine blade Wind groups use blade dumping as a rallying problem Industry calls for a ban on landfills in the EU BRUSSELS, Sept. 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Wind turbines have become a vital source of green energy around the world, but their manufacturers increasingly face an environmental conundrum: how to recycle them. The …

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Garbage collection could soon cost you more

OTTAWA – Ottawa is on the brink of a waste crisis, and the solution may be just a few clicks away for residents. A City of Ottawa online survey asks how you want your garbage collected, to help reduce waste. However, you only have a few days left to vote on how you want the city to handle garbage. “There …

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Shortage of workers puts Richmond area recycling collection service at a standstill – some collections delayed or canceled | Richmond Local News

The big problem has been getting people to do the practical lifting, especially in the recent summer heat. “About 60% of what we do is manual collection,” Phillips said. The “assistants” are the employees who accompany the truck drivers and get out of the truck to collect materials. Without sufficient aids, drivers have to stop and exit on their own, …

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Juneau landfill set to last another 20 years

Members of the public works and planning committee of the city and the borough of Juneau spoke about the garbage Monday afternoon. Committee members heard from state regulators and a representative from Waste Management, the private company that owns and operates the Capitol Disposal landfill in the Lemon Creek area. The meeting was part of the committee’s ongoing work to …

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Waste management: GVMC focuses on secretariats | Vijayawada News

Visakhapatnam: As part of a paradigm shift in its sanitation strategy, the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) will soon shift to secretarial-level sanitation planning from existing district-level planning. For this, the GVMC will have 678 new garbage collection / transfer vehicles under the CLAP (Clean Andhra Pradesh) program. At least one vehicle would be deployed in each of the city’s …

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SLO County Regional Waste Management Authority on the move; waste rates could increase

Benjamin Purper of KCBX speaks with Lindsey Holden of the San Luis Obispo Tribune. The San Luis Obispo County Regional Waste Management Authority faces an uncertain future. The supervisory board recently voted to withdraw the Integrated Waste Management Authority, or IWMA. Then their interim manager, Paavo Ogren, resigned. KCBX’s Benjamin Purper spoke to San Luis Obispo Tribune reporter Lindsey Holden …

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Udupi: St Mary’s Bags Nationwide Flagship Green Waste Management Award-2020

Press release Udupi, August 24: St Mary’s English Medium School (CBSE), Kannarpady Udupi received the National Eco Waste Management Handprint Flag -2020 award for the successful implementation of innovative waste management ideas at school, home and community and also to find effective solutions to local environmental problems.The Eco-Schools Waste Management Program (EcoWaM) is a sustainable global school program that was …

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Healthcare Waste Management Market Size 2021 | Key players – Stericycle, Sharps compliance, Veolia Environment, Daniels Sharpsmart, Clean Harbors, MedWaste Management

Sample download request Request a discount Company Profile New Jersey, United States, The latest Medical Waste Management Market report from Intellect Marketing research provides a brief overview of the industry along with product definitions and market coverage. Introductory chapter, the following sections provide an in-depth study of the Medical Waste Management Market and have supported in-depth research analysis. As well …

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Municipal facility prevents harmful chemicals from area landfills | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff Photo / Allie Vugrincic Justin Simmons of Warren, left, and Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District Operations Coordinator Andrew Thomas collect items from a resident’s trunk for proper disposal during ” a drop-off day at the District Enterprise Drive facility in Warren. WARREN – There are things that don’t belong in landfills, according to Jennifer Jones, director of the Geauga-Trumbull …

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