Solid Waste

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Name: Solid Waste
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Tennessee Landfill Workers Rescue Puppy from Certain Death

DICKSON, Tenn. – Three workers at a trash transfer station in Dickson, Tennessee are credited with saving a puppy’s life.They found the puppy near death at the local landfill on what was a typical day for them. The workers come here everyday, with truck ... [Published WHNT-TV - 8 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

New: JC raises rates for water, sewer and waste

at 10:08 PM EDTJohnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) If you live in Johnson City, expect to see more money taken out of your pocket starting this summer.The village board approved new rules Tuesday night that will increase the cost of using water, sewage ... [Published WBNG - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Rate Hike, Sewer, Wastewater
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Solid Waste Decisions Delayed

SWITZ CITY ---- In what was expected to be decision day for the future operation of the financially-strapped Greene County Solid Waste Management District turned out to be a day of unanticipated delay.The Solid Waste Management District had advertised ... [Published Greene County Daily World - 6 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

County looking to fill vacancy on Solid Waste panel

The Island County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Solid Waste Advisory Committee as a member-at-large representing Central and South Whidbey.The Board of County Commissioners appoints members to the Solid Waste Advisory ... [Published Whidbey News-Times - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste District to have household hazardous waste collection

FREMONT — The Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste District is sponsoring a household hazardous waste collection from 9 a.m. to noon April 26.Only residents of Ottawa, Sandusky or Seneca counties and all residents of Fostoria and Bellevue are able ... [Published News-Messenger - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Ottawa, Solid Waste, Mercury
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Terra State nursing students make the journey better

A group of Terra State Community College nursing students used part of their April 6 morning to improve the area near the college.Eighteen volunteers, including 10 nursing students and eight family members and friends, did a sweep of the ditches along ... [Published News-Messenger - 21 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Paperwork Reductions or Life-Saving Standards?

Home › Contributors › › Posted April 15, 2014 in Curbing Pollution, Environmental Justice, , , EPA priorities: Does this make sense to anyone?Appropriators and the Administration need to decide what is more important -- health and the environment or paperwork ... [Published NRDC Worldview - 12 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Utilities connection: Committee invites input on waste rate increases

LAS CRUCES For the first time in almost nine years, Las Cruces Utilities is requesting an increase in solid waste rates, of just under $2.6 million dollars annually.The last increase went into effect July 1, 2005. It was the third part of a phased-in ... [Published Silver City Sun-News - 16 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Earth Day Family Festival!

9:00 am to 2:00 pmThe Museum of Culture and Environment is proud to host the second annual Earth Day Family Festival on Saturday, April 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m .  This event will feature educational and infomational activities for the whole family.  ... [Published Central Washington University - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

What effects on water, air, food and our children's health?

WILL BEAVER COUNTY BECOME A SACRIFICE ZONE TO SUPPLY THE WORLD WITH GAS?Three well informed speakers will discuss the problems associated with slick water hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, especially on young developing children, the unborn ... [Published Cranberry Patch - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Puppy found buried alive at Tennessee landfill

DICKSON, Tenn. (WTVF) - Three workers at a local transfer station in Dickson are being hailed as heroes after saving a puppy that was thrown out in the trash.Troy Holt has worked at the Dickson County Solid Waste center for 23 years. Most of his days ... [Published WVLT - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Solid waste district to discuss yard waste collection site MOUs

The Greene County Solid Waste Management District Policy Committee will discuss two memorandums of understanding related to the closure of the yard waste site in Xenia.The unsigned agreements with BioSource and Eco-Green Recycling Enterprises, LLC outlines ... [Published Dayton Daily News - Apr 14 2014]

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"Having all the trucks in and out of the city in one day is my preference" City Council President Nathan Painter said at the citycity planning, projects and services committee meeting in which committee members vetted the bids...
"Can you believe how far this boy has come since being dug out of the trash last Friday morning? This is what medical care, food and love can do for an animal; bring it back from the brink of death. He is in for a wonderful life now. He is in foster care and on his way to restored health. Thanks so much to the landfill workers who heard his cries and saved his life!"
The village board approved new rules Tuesday night that will increase the cost of using water, sewage and solid waste. "It's half of what was proposed originally, so I was able to get it down to something reasonable, but it's unfortunate that just with the cost of doing business" said Mayor Greg Deemie (R)
"Please don't publish this news in your paper as I am not expecting the highly reputed paper like The Nation to run such stories" TMO asked this scribe. Secretary local government and DCO Sajid Zafar Dall were not available for their comments

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New trash deal moves all pickups to Tuesday [Published This Week Hilliard - 1 hour ago]
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Puppy rescued from Dickson County landfill maki... [Published Examiner.com - 4 hours ago]
New: JC raises rates for water, sewer and waste [Published WBNG - 5 hours ago]
NATIONAL - Honesty costs official heavily [Published The Nation Pakistan - 5 hours ago]
Solid Waste Decisions Delayed [Published Greene County Daily World - 6 hours ago]
State unveils crackdown on illegal dumping [Published Freehold Independent - 6 hours ago]
Tennessee Landfill Workers Rescue Puppy from Ce... [Published WHNT-TV - 8 hours ago]
County looking to fill vacancy on Solid Waste p... [Published Whidbey News-Times - 8 hours ago]
Volunteers Remove 12 Tons of Trash from Lake Mo... [Published KCSG 4 - 9 hours ago]
Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste Dist... [Published News-Messenger - 10 hours ago]
‘Shooting range effect’ hurts lot sales [Published Hungry Horse News - 10 hours ago]
Brookine Recycling Corner: Big plastic things [Published Wicked Local Brookline - 11 hours ago]
Medina County cities want to help operate count... [Published Cleveland.com - 11 hours ago]
Recycling to be removed from Minford [Published Portsmouth Daily Times - 11 hours ago]
Special meeting planned in Oley: Proposed landf... [Published Berks-Mont News - 12 hours ago]
Paperwork Reductions or Life-Saving Standards? [Published NRDC Worldview - 12 hours ago]
Paperwork Reductions or Life-Saving Standards? [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 13 hours ago]
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING [Published Storm Lake Pilot Tribune - 13 hours ago]
Alta City Council [Published Storm Lake Pilot Tribune - 13 hours ago]
Planet Aid Celebrates Mother Earth in April and... [Published PRWeb - 16 hours ago]
Utilities connection: Committee invites input o... [Published Silver City Sun-News - 16 hours ago]
10 Things You Need to Know For the Waste & Recy... [Published Waste360 - 16 hours ago]
The Proposed 2015 Budget, by Department [Published East Greenwich Patch - 16 hours ago]
Earth Day Family Festival! [Published Central Washington University - 17 hours ago]
Earth Day is educational fun [Published Coastal Courier - 17 hours ago]
Terra State nursing students make the journey b... [Published News-Messenger - 21 hours ago]
Tonga - Cyclone Reconstruction and Climate Resi... [Published World Bank - 23 hours ago]
Research and Markets Adds Report: Top Technolog... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
Case against landfill moved to federal court [Published Fort Dodge Messenger - Apr 15 2014]
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Paperwork Reductions or Life-Saving Standards? [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 13 hours ago]
Scott Slesinger, Legislative Director, Washington, DC EPA priorities: Does this make sense to anyone? Appropriators and the Administration need to decide what is more important -- health and the environment or paperwork reduction. The hazardous ...
Recycling cartons [Published Off the Kuff - Apr 14 2014]
More curbside recycling options . Houstonians accustomed to throwing out glossy cardboard cartons of milk, juice, soup and others foods and beverages now can send them to the curb in a green container for recycling. The Carton Council, a consortium ...
America’s D+ Infrastructure [Published Firedoglake - Apr 10 2014]
American infrastructure is falling apart. Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) issues a report card based on the A-F grading system , for America’s infrastructure. Infrastructure involves more than the 65,000 US bridges ...
Saxlund to commence construction on contract fo... [Published CisionWire - English - Mar 28 2014]
Saxlund International Ltd, a subsidiary of Opcon AB, the energy and environmental technology Group, is now preparing to commence construction on the flagship material handling contract won late 2013 for Britain's leading independent producer of cement ...
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St. Augustine, FL, March 28, 2014 --( PR.com )-- During the second half of 2013, 2G CENERGY secured several large contracts and the companies' order books are bulging (+54% compared to Jan 2013), significantly strengthening 2G’s position in the US market. ...
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