Tag: Alabama

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Ecore Announces Plans for Alabama Tire Recycling Facility

September 6, 2022

Via: Waste360

Ecore International plans to invest $25.5 million to open a regional manufacturing facility in Ozark, Ala., where it will create 84 jobs. Ecore specializes in transforming reclaimed materials into high-performance flooring and surface products. The privately held company based in […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Alabama Power Receives Approval for Solar Project in Lowndes County

December 8, 2021

Via: Waste360

Alabama Power and Mercedes Benz U.S. International Inc. (MBUSI) received approval today from the Alabama Public Service Commission for the proposed 80-megawatt Letohatchee Solar Project in Lowndes County, south of Montgomery. This project and the renewable contract between Alabama Power […]

Health & Insurance, Social Services

In Alabama, South Carolina and Louisiana, CVS Vaccine Appointments Go Unfilled

March 9, 2021

Via: Kaiser Health News

Last week, as covid vaccine appointment slots were snapped up within an hour at CVS stores in 20 states, slots remained open all day at CVS pharmacies in Alabama, South Carolina and Louisiana. The dozens of open appointment slots in […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Alabama Reaches Recycling Milestone

June 18, 2019

Via: Waste360

Alabama’s Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) announced that the state reached a new recycling milestone in 2018. Over the last year, the state diverted more than 25 percent of its generated trash from landfill. In addition, Alabama is now recycling […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Alabama Senate Advances Legislation to Stop Single-use Plastics Bans

April 12, 2019

Via: Waste360

Alabama’s Senate Governmental Affairs Committee recently voted to move forward with legislation that would prohibit cities in the state from banning single-use plastics. Newsweek reports that the bill would stop local governments in Alabama from banning the use of plastic […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Constellium Invests in Aluminium Recycling in Alabama

March 30, 2017

Via: Waste Management World

Dutch aluminium firm, Constellium N.V. (NYSE and Euronext Paris: CSTM) has installed a new recycling furnace at its Muscle Shoals, Alabama facility in an effort to expand recycling capabilities in North America. The company said that the furnace, which is now […]