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Subaru of America, in conjunction with National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), released survey findings indicating that 59% of Americans were unaware of the waste management challenges facing national parks across the country. more »

Aug 23, 2016 12:00 AM Features

PTR Baler & Compactor unveiled a new facility in late July in Plant City, Fla., that will help the company expand further into the region. more »

Aug 9, 2016 8:46 AM Features

On July 1, 2016, the Medical Waste Management Association (MWMA) was launched. This new association offers support for those in the biohazard and medical waste disposal industry and was created to promote research, education, and more. more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM Features

The National Waste & Recycling Association and the Solid Waste Association of North America, have announced two addenda to their Joint Advisory on Designing Contracts for Processing of Municipal Recyclables. more »

Jul 27, 2016 1:39 PM Features

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) announced Darryl Walter as its new director of membership. more »

Jul 25, 2016 12:00 AM News

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, June 28 unanimously voted to outlaw foam products. For most products, the ban will take effect Jan. 1, 2017. For meat and fish trays, the ban went into effect on July 1. more »

Jul 12, 2016 7:56 PM Features

The Solid Waste Association of North America announced the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation as the winner of its 2016 Biggest Safety Improvement award and Aria Energy as the winner of its 2016 Biggest Safety Innovation award. more »

Jul 8, 2016 8:19 PM Features

The City of San Antonio is now assessing fines if residents don't recycle correctly. Starting this month, city officials set a $25 fine for people found throwing trash in their blue recycling bins. more »

Jul 8, 2016 7:31 PM Features

Mars Inc. has released its sixth annual Principals in Action Summary, which reveals the company’s success in the sectors of sustainability, health and wellbeing, food safety, responsible marketing and workplace engagement. more »

Jul 8, 2016 1:45 PM Features

The FIRST Lego League annually challenges students across the globe to come up with innovative ideas to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges for its FIRST Lego Global Innovation Award event. more »

Jun 29, 2016 3:04 PM Features

Bulk Handling Systems has been chosen by Australia-based waste management company Cleanaway Waste Management to design, engineer, manufacture and install a new 50-tonne-per-hour single stream recycling system at the company’s Perth-based MRF. more »

Jun 29, 2016 11:52 AM Features

On May 16, 2016, the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) launched a weeklong training and awareness initiative focused on keeping collection workers safe during hot weather. more »

Jun 8, 2016 3:23 PM News

This roundup of announcements at WasteExpo includes news from Republic Services, the National Waste & Recycling Association, the Solid Waste Association of North America, Machinex, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and CP Group. more »

Jun 8, 2016 11:44 AM News

Anaergia Inc. announced that it is part of a team selected by the City of Toronto, Ontario, to design, build, and operate the upgraded and expanded Dufferin Organics Processing Facility. more »

Jun 4, 2016 4:44 PM News

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has partnered with national nonprofit The Recycling Partnership to conduct a research project on curbside recycling in the U.S. more »

May 31, 2016 12:00 AM Features

The idea seemed simple: Identify the next generation of leaders in the waste and recycling space. Ask for nominations. Review the results. Come up with a list of 40 pros in the space who are shaping the future of the industry. more »

May 27, 2016 12:20 PM News

Waste360 has announced the winners of the 40 Under 40 awards program, which recognizes inspiring and innovative professionals under the age of 40 whose work has made significant contributions to the waste, recycling and organics industries. more »

May 4, 2016 9:00 AM News

Sodexo announced it is implementing a multifaceted approach to eliminate food waste in landfills. more »

Apr 25, 2016 5:00 PM Features

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