EPA Region 7 has reached a proposed settlement of Clean Water Act violations by the City of Columbia, Missouri involving pollutant discharges from the Columbia Landfill and Yard Waste Composting Facility.
The debris staging site at North Sherwood Forest Boulevard has had an immediate impact on the pace of the debris removal in East Baton Rouge Parish.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unveiled a waste and materials tracking feature in its Energy Star Portfolio Manager, which is a free benchmarking and tracking tool for commercial building owners and managers.
The improper management of discarded needles and other sharp medical devices can pose a health risk to the public and waste workers.
Waste Management, Inc. released their financial results for its quarter ended June 30, 2016.
Republic Services, Inc. reported net income of $180.8 million, or $0.52 per diluted share, for the three months ended June 30, 2016, versus $190.3 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, for the comparable 2015 period.