“I think a more effective mechanism is to set up a landfill ban of organic waste. This targets the waste in question, rather than penalizing all waste going to landfill.”
The 2015 CWRC offers over 35 keynote and workshop speakers at its 6th Annual Canadian Waste to Resource Conference in Montreal on Wednesday, Nov. 4 and Thursday Nov. 5, 2015.
Combined, the proposed EPA rules are expected to reduce methane emissions by an estimated 487,000 tons a year beginning in 2025
Judgment is the culmination of a civil lawsuit filed July 1, 2014, in Sacramento County, Calif.
“Ontario’s continued commitment to responsibly recycling their used tires and enthusiasm for the Tire Take Back program never ceases to amaze me,” said Andrew Horsman, executive director of OTS
Currently, only single-purpose waste bins are in place on city streets
AMO paper emphasizes importance of including clearly-defined roles for those involved in the waste reduction process, and establishing performance indicators to measure results and track progress
Ontario should develop a standard for agricultural grade compost
Payouts to the 82 workers will average $656,119, and range from $25,000 to $1.45 million
One of the waste and recycling industry’s cornerstone annual events is the Driver of the Year awards presented by the National Waste & Recycling Association
“I’ve always thought the word ‘can’t’ should be banned from our vocabulary,” Leung told W100 organizers
Some examples of these newly-accepted plastics include milk bags, dry cleaning bags, newspaper/flyer bags, as well as in-store produce bags and frozen vegetable bags