Waste Connections, Inc. has completed the merger transaction involving New Waste Connections (formerly Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd.) and Waste Connections US, Inc.
Waste to Energy (WTE) means many things to many people. Incineration dominates the industry today, which classically means the “mass burn” of unprocessed, unsegregated municipal solid waste (MSW). Simply defined, waste to energy is the process of generating electricity and/or heat from municipal solid waste.
Take a walk in any neighborhood on “garbage day” and you’ll likely find a curbside recycling bin at every residence.
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2016.
Teamsters with the Solid Waste and Recycling Division, Saint Louis residents Dawn Chapman and Karen Nickel, founders of JustMoms STL and Center for Health Environment and Justice founder Lois Gibbs lodged a formal human rights complaint with the United Nations Rapporteur for Human Rights and the Environment.
The recent increase in fatal accidents involving garbage trucks is of great concern and is unacceptable, according to the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA).