After eliminating plastic straws in the U.K. and replacing them with paper straws, McDonald’s claims its thicker paper straws are difficult to recycle.
Opponents fear the incinerator will contribute to climate change and add to London’s pollution levels.
Bowls touted as compostable will instead likely make compost more toxic, adding cancer-linked chemical compounds to soil and water.
Consumer Watchdog is calling on the governor to tackle reform and require grocery chains to redeem bottles and cans.
In this issue of Business Insights, we review the highlights from the publicly-traded waste companies' second quarter earnings results.
In July, there were eight more reported injuries to firefighters caused during three additional fire incidents.
The group’s operations on Vancouver Island include residential, commercial and industrial solid waste and recycling collection and hauling.
The department also announced a new head of DSNY’s Operations Management Division.
The judge ruled that the Saugus Board of Health and Conservation Law Foundation failed to demonstrate a previous MassDEP decision was unlawful.