Public Utilities, Waste Management

The Impact of NYC’s Trash on Other Communities

February 6, 2020

Via: Waste360

A new report by PIX 11 takes an in-depth look at where all of New York City’s trash goes and how it’s impacting other communities. Since 2001, New York City has been shipping its refuse to communities across the country—in […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Montgomery County, Ohio, Refreshes Trash Agreement

December 16, 2019

Via: Waste360

All 28 communities in Montgomery County, Ohio, have reentered an agreement with the county to take their trash to the county’s solid waste district transfer station, according to a Dayton Daily News report. The report notes that the agreement is […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Haulers in Central Oregon Will Collect Money to Help Those Battling Cancer

March 28, 2018

Via: Waste360

Bend Garbage & Recycling, Cascade Disposal, High Country Disposal, Prineville Disposal, Madras Sanitary Service and Wilderness Garbage, local haulers in Central Oregon, are taking part in the Community Assistance for Neighbors with Cancer (CAN Cancer) program, which raises money for […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Technology Companies and Products to Look Out for at WasteExpo

March 21, 2018

Via: Waste360

Technology is transforming the way that waste is being collected, processed and treated in the U.S., and much of that technology will be on display at this year’s WasteExpo, held April 23-26 in Las Vegas. Attendees will be able to […]

Miscellaneous, Public Utilities, Public Works, Waste Management

Ryan’s Recycling Challenge Seeks to Recycle 300,000 Cans and Bottles

February 16, 2018

Via: Waste360

An autograph from recycling entrepreneur Ryan Hickman just got even cooler. Not only has the young recycler raised thousands of dollars for charity and recycled almost 300,000 cans and bottles, but he’s also recently mastered cursive. Eight-year-old Ryan of California […]