Chicago-based Veolia ES Solid Waste acquired John Glenn Sanitation Services, Philipsburg, Pa. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Keep America Beautiful, Stamford, Conn., partnered with the Curbside Value Partnership, Arlington, Va., to increase participation in curbside recycling programs.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it will award up to $7 million in international grants through its Methane to Markets partnership.
- The Washington-based American Beverage Association partnered with The Climate Group, London, to increase recycling to combat climate change.
- Hewlett-Packard, Palo Alto, Calif., introduced its Consumer Buyback and Planet Partners Recycling Program to divert e-waste from landfills.
- Cincinnati-based Rumpke Consolidated Cos. received approval from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to expand its Brown County Landfill.