A fire at a recycling center in North Andover, Mass., burned for more than 12 hours overnight, while Okatie, S.C., has been dealing with a fire burning since June.
Lone Star provides construction and demolition and municipal solid waste disposal and related environmental services in Houston.
Volunteers worked through Florida’s summer heat and rain to remove roughly 2,000 pounds of trash from a sinkhole in Alachua County.
Some waste companies in Puerto Rico claim landfill problems are around compliance and mismanagement rather than inadequate capacity.
Adams Trucking and Excavation found buyers for much of the material of the mill, minimizing what was trucked to landfill.
Starting August 1, South Hilo Sanitary Landfill will no longer accept construction and demolition debris or grading and grubbing materials.
Two companies have been awarded grants of $100,000 each to develop their ideas for recycling latex paint into new products.
SG Blocks is helping architects, developers, builders and commercial clients build durable and sustainable structures using code-engineered shipping containers.