In its latest report, Stifel unveils that the impact of COVID-19 on solid waste will “look like both 9/11 and the Great Recession.”
The acquisition includes all of Republic’s hauling and recycling operations in Erie, Niagara and Orleans Counties.
SWANA is urging state and local governments to include waste management in emergency orders being issued in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Stericycle participated in NWRA’s March 19 webinar, “Managing COVID-19 Waste,” to discuss the safe handling of waste during this pandemic.
The city pushed the annual trash fee due date to May 11 from April 10 to provide relief and assistance to taxpayers.
More batteries are emerging in residential waste streams and causing fires at MRFs.