ANSI Approves Refuse Truck Chassis Safety Standards
Standard Z245.1-2017 applies to virtually every type of solid waste and recycling vehicle and equipment. You might want to do a hazard assessment of your agency's fleet soon.
Municipal Recycling Facility Introduces New Technology
Polystyrene foam densifiers squish the plastic into stackable blocks that can be sold and made into things like picture frames, decorative molds, and office supplies.
Landfill Brings the Buzz Back
Multiple North Carolina public agencies partner with local gardeners and bee...
Dec. 14: Find Out Why Your Landfill's Overheating
Three PHDs and a PE explain what's going on at so many North American facilities. Kinda wonky, but you can use the webinar for continuing education credit.
Voters Pass Statewide Ban on Plastic Carry-Out Bags
Effective immediately, customers who don't bring their own bags to the convenience...
Is the Market for Recyclables Dead? Nope!
A long-time solid waste expert debunks eight myths about municipal recycling...
Water Utility is Two-for-One Waste Winner
A Florida water and sewer agency's fertilizer earns national awards.
Art Exhibit Celebrates Solid Waste Employees
A New York City artist emphasizes the importance of daily maintenance by putting...
Crushing Glass for Cash
A rural solid waste agency cashes in by recycling glass.