Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has invested $280 million in convertible preferred equity securities of a parent company of Advanced Disposal Services, Inc.
The Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) has awarded the inaugural Evergreen Surety Bond Scholarship, funded by Evergreen National Indemnity Company, to Gomathy Radhakrishna Iyer, a doctoral student at the University of Texas at Arlington.
Enerkem Inc., a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, has obtained certification from the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) system for the biomethanol production of its Enerkem Alberta Biofuels full-scale facility in Edmonton, Canada.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $1.34 million to the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality to support hazardous waste reduction and environmental cleanup activities in Arizona, including activities along the U.S.-Mexico border.
A software development team from the City of Los Angeles Department of Public Works LA Sanitation Bureau (LASAN) has won a Los Angeles Excellence in Technology award, which is given in conjunction with a local government-technology conference.
Perhaps no other single issue stands out in a waste company owner’s mind more than the safety and security of employees. Good waste management employers are serious about safety.