Waste management

Century Waste Management Highlights the Characteristics of a Good Dumpster Rental Business

Century Waste Management is a leading dumpster rental company. The agency described the characteristics that define a good dumpster rental business in a recent update. Sterling Heights, Michigan – In an article posted on their website, Century Waste Management shared the characteristics of a good company offering dumpster rentals in Sterling Heights. A good, reliable service provider will answer calls …

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Reynoldsville City Council Denies Increase in Waste Management Rate | Local

REYNOLDSVILLE – The Reynoldsville Borough Council voted against an increase in tariffs for waste management, citing errors and the company’s ongoing billing problems, after a lengthy discussion with company representatives during the Monday working session. Bob Burdzy, a public sector representative, and Ed Yahner, senior district manager, attended the meeting to call for a 3 percent rate hike and address …

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Keter Environmental Services Appoints Santiago Perez as Managing Director | News

STAMFORD, Connecticut – (BUSINESS WIRE) – January 4, 2022– Keter Environmental Services (“Keter”), a full-service recycling and waste management company focused on providing first-class recycling and sustainable waste management programs, today announced the appointment of Santiago Perez to the CEO position. Steven Schlussel, who founded Keter in 2011 and served as CEO and chairman of the company until 2021, will …

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St. John’s garbage bag cleaning mandate aims to tackle low recycling rates, city says

A new rule requiring residents of St. John’s to use transparent garbage bags came into effect on January 1. (City of St. John’s) Household recycling is now mandatory in St. John’s, according to city officials, as a new clear bag mandate went into effect Jan. 1. The initiative requires households to use clear, colorless garbage bags, and no more than …

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‘Waste Colonialism’: The world grapples with the West’s unwanted plastic | Plastics

ohn hundred and 41 containers filled with rotting plastic waste have been traveling for over a year. Scattered between Turkey, Greece and Vietnam, far from their German origins, the container journey sheds light on the hidden global trade in plastic waste. Arriving in Turkey in late 2020, shortly before the ban on imports of mixed plastic waste took effect, the …

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Ankara inspires Dhaka to overhaul city management and transport

Bangladesh is seeking city-to-city cooperation Ankara-Dhaka to make its capital a modern city without greenery and pollution by exchanging best practices in governance of mega-cities. The mayor of Dhaka, Atiqul Islam, expressed his desire during a recent visit to Turkey with Bangladeshi Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen to meet their counterparts. Islam, who heads the Dhaka North City Corporation, spoke …

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COVID-19 & children: unmasking the reality

Photo: Wikimedia Commons Often, what we humans propose, nature disposes of. I would like to draw your attention to a crisis in the making and relaying of the importance of a safer and healthier planet for our future generations. Masks have become an essential part of our lives during the COVID-19 epidemic. But we often find the potentially virus-laden tissue …

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Waste management service looking to improve its Watford site

A waste management company is looking to increase its processing capacity and build a vehicle workshop as part of new plans at its Watford site. PB Donoghue has submitted a planning application to Hertfordshire County Council to make changes to its Colne Way facility. This includes increasing its waste processing capacity from 75,000 tpa (tonnes per year) to 200,000 tpa. …

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Why big businesses and governments need to focus on e-waste management / the digital information world

Disposing of electronic items as waste is a major problem, especially considering the amount of electronic waste it ends up generating. The most recent figures we have for this type of thing are from 2019, and it turns out that 50 million tonnes of e-waste was produced this year alone. The pandemic is likely to increase the production of waste …

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Entrepreneurship in solid waste management | AFN News

Previous story: Atmos Systems presents A42N, the next generation of warehouse robotics Entrepreneurship in solid waste management Posted on December 21, 2021 Signature of a memorandum of understanding between IPCA and TERI SAS on the start of a certificate course to promote entrepreneurship in the field of waste management New Delhi : The Indian Pollution Control Association (IPCA) signed a …

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