Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Waterless mobile odor control

    June 28, 2019 by SWR Staff

    PEORIA, Illinois – The OdorBoss Fusion from BossTek is a new, autonomous mobile system that uses no water to reduce site odors from soil remediation, landfills, food processing, composting facilities, wastewater operations and other large-scale applications. Unlike conventional water-based odor

  • Dumpster monitoring technology chosen to reduce organics contamination

    November 13, 2018 by Emily Atkins

    ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif. – The Alameda County Waste Management Authority ( has been awarded a $263,000 grant by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to work with Livermore Sanitation, Inc. (LSI) and use Compology’s automated, camera-based dumpster monitoring technology

  • News Compost

    Contest names first aerobic cannabis digester

    August 16, 2018 by SWR Staff

    VANCOUVER – Micron Waste Technologies Inc. a developer of aerobic digester solutions for the treatment of organic food and cannabis waste, announced that “The Cannavore” has won the Company’s Cannabis Waste Digester Naming Contest. “The Cannavore” was chosen following a

  • “Opinion” Nothing Is 100% Recyclable or 100% Compostable

    March 17, 2017 by John Mulllinder

      Claims for 100% recyclable and 100% compostable seem to be proliferating. Are they accurate? Are they legal? Or are they just another form of greenwash? It’s not surprising that North American consumers are confused. Because in common speech, the words “recyclable” and “compostable”