Other stories by Rick Zettler

  • Cleaning up after landfill fires

    Landfill saves at least 30% on debris removal by renting equipment and hiring temporary operators.

  • Five landfill compaction best practices

  • Chasing the Crest

    Three years on, New Orleans still makes headlines for the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Katrina, which caused about $400 million in infrastructure damage. Yet 1,000 miles north, on the usually quiet banks of the Cedar River in the usually quiet city of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, summer floods are racking up...