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.
Front debris hose option available for sweeper
Elgin Sweeper, has introduced a front debris hose option exclusive to the...
How Much of the U.S. is Covered in Landfills?
The average American throws away 4.4 pounds of trash a day. Despite heroic efforts...
County’s Plan to Improve Solid Waste Management
The metrics -- 4,751 square miles and 10 million people – are mind-boggling. To better manage commercial and other large-volume properties in unincorporated areas, Los Angeles County is turning to outside expertise.
This Gives New Meaning to the Phrase 'Dumpster Diving'
How would your municipality prefer people to cool off? Opening up hydrants or...
County Launches 20-Year Waste Management Plan, Costs
Award-winning agency that processes 800,000 tons of waste every year is taking the next step toward fully integrating collection, recycling, processing, waste-to-energy, hazardous chemicals, and a landfill.
City to Study How Well Residents, Businesses Follow Orders
A Canadian community is auditing recycling bin content to determine where and how solid waste stream contamination occurs. The $100,000 audit will cost only $10,000.