Last week, an average of 40 dump trucks were placed out of service, leaving drivers unable to run routine trash routes.
Proposed mega-landfill would be constructed near the Cumberland-Powhatan border and would accept more than 3,500 tons of waste per day.
The 35,520-panel system will produce 4 megawatts on 17 acres of the now closed Brooklyn landfill in Cuyahoga County.
The 40 under 40 winner shares how he came up with a process to move the campus’ first building toward zero waste.
The Spokane Material and Recycling Technology Center in Washington is forced to halt operations almost every two hours to flush its system of plastic bags.
Target’s effort to achieve its 2020 goal included performing waste stream audits to track what was sent to landfills.
Environmentalists claim the billions of plastic straws Americans use every year are harmful to the environment.
Agreement signed to promote cooperation between the waste and recycling industries in Brazil and the U.S.
Marriot International stated the move would eliminate the use of more than 1 billion plastic straws and about 250 million stirrers per year.