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Cheryl McMullen | Waste 360

Across North America, solid waste diversion targets and zero waste plans are popping up all over North America and the city of Toronto is no different. In fact, the city has had waste diversion in its sights for decades. more »

Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Covanta Marion Inc. has been turning solid and medical waste from Marion County, Ore., into energy for decades, but now the facility will be getting a boost in the form of imported medical waste. more »

Aug 16, 2016 12:13 PM Features

Volumes in haulers' commercial segments is on the rise, adding further fuel to the industry's run of improving fundamentals. more »

Aug 3, 2016 8:24 AM Features

Earlier this month, the City of San Antonio’s Solid Waste Management Department put in place a $25 fine for residents that don't recycle correctly. more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Caesars Entertainment has an in-house goal to divert 50 percent of its total waste from landfill by 2020. Entitled CodeGreen, the program includes various initiatives at its more than 49 casino and resort properties. more »

Jul 25, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Making the decision to automate solid waste and recycling fleets isn’t a decision to be entered into lightly. Converting from a rear loader to an automated side-loader (ASL) or an automated front-loader (AFL) unit takes some consideration. more »

Jun 8, 2016 12:06 PM Features

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, each day in the United States, more than eight people are killed and 1,161 injured in crashes involving distracted drivers. more »

Jun 4, 2016 5:33 PM Features

In April, Stericycle’s Parkersburg, W.Va., plant was recognized as the first medical waste treatment facility awarded OSHA's Voluntary Protection Program Star Status for its achievement of excellence in worker safety and health. more »

May 19, 2016 12:00 AM News 1 Comments

In a driver drought not expected to end anytime soon, the industry is examining its recruitment and retention strategies. Companies across the board are looking to not only find solid employees, but to keep them long term. more »

May 17, 2016 4:38 PM Features

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has made a big push into the waste haul tire market in the past year. more »

May 3, 2016 7:00 PM Features

There’s nothing simple about solid waste, and there’s very little that is simple about transforming solid waste collection in communities like Orange County, Fla. who are looking to modernize collection systems by turning to automation. more »

Apr 13, 2016 6:30 PM Features

It’s a beer. It’s an IPA. It’s shower water? Yes, Mavericks Grey Water Tunnel Vision IPA, is made with recycled water from sinks and showers and treated with NASA technology to clean and use. more »

Mar 22, 2016 5:00 PM Features

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