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Public Utilities, Waste Management

Boxed Water Raises the Alarm on New Plastic Recycling Data

May 17, 2022

Via: Waste360

Boxed Water Is Better – the most renewable packaged water in the water aisle – is calling for industries and individuals to flex their purchase power for the sake of the planet based on alarming new data sources that reveal […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Michigan County Makes Millions on Recycling Program

May 3, 2022

Via: Waste360

Emmet County in Michigan has taken its recycling program and morphed it into a million-dollar resource for its residents. The county is credited for finding a solution to recycle plastic bags. The program, which is more than 30 years old, […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Interstate Waste Services Acquires Evergreen Recycling Solutions

May 2, 2022

Via: Waste360

Interstate Waste Services, Inc. (“IWS”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Evergreen Recycling Solutions, LLC (“Evergreen”), based in Newark, NJ. Evergreen is a LEED certified Material Recovery Facility (“MRF”) and Transfer Station specializing in Construction & Demolition (“C&D”) debris. […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Clean Earth Recycles Over 93% of Waste Processed

April 22, 2022

Via: Waste360

Clean Earth, a division of Harsco Corporation and a leading provider in environmental and regulated waste management services, announces that it has succeeded in recycling more than 8 billion pounds of waste last year, including several hard-to-treat specialty wastes, such […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Michigan Solid Waste Bills Stall Affecting State’s Recycling

April 19, 2022

Via: Waste360

With more than $600 million of recyclables landing in Michigan’s landfills each year, the state is looking update its solid waste law. However, stalled bills are preventing that from happening. The goal of the pending legislation is to create economic […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Amcor Increases Use of Advance Recycling Materials

April 13, 2022

Via: Waste360

Amcor (NYSE: AMCR) (ASX:AMC), a global leader in developing and producing responsible packaging solutions, today announced it is the first company to purchase certified circular polyethylene material using ExxonMobil’s Exxtend technology for advanced recycling. Amcor will leverage this new material […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Waste and Recycling Issues Make Progress in Congress and State Legislatures

April 5, 2022

Via: Waste360

President Joseph R. Biden unveiled his FY2023 budget on March 28, barely two weeks after he signed a $1.5 trillion omnibus appropriations bill into law to fund the federal government through the end of FY2022. This is just one example […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Consumers More Likely to Buy Goods With Clearer Recycling Directions as DS Smith Reveals Its Top 12 Hard-to-Recycle Items

March 28, 2022

Via: Waste360

If retailers want to attract and keep more environmentally conscious consumers in today’s demanding marketplace, their products should have clearer directions on recycling, according to a national survey by sustainable packaging leader DS Smith. Nearly two thirds (63%) of those […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Second life for recycled computers

March 23, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

Starry, Inc., a next generation licensed fixed wireless technology developer and internet service provider, announced it is partnering with Ziff Davis, a digital media and internet company whose portfolio includes leading brands in technology, entertainment, shopping, health, cybersecurity, and martech, […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

International Recycling Group Purchases 25-Acre Parcel at Former Hammermill Paper Site

March 15, 2022

Via: Waste360

International Recycling Group (IRG) finalized the purchase of 25.48 acres of the former Hammermill Paper site from SB3, LLC. The company announced today that the property, located at 1565 E. Lake Road, is now officially the home of what will […]