Solid Waste Management Problems
Waste Management / April 21, 2018

Solid Waste Management Problems

Recycling. Ho hum. Everybody does it, but what difference does it make? That was my original reaction … How wrong I was! …Recycling has morphed into a new concept called Zero Waste and suddenly…’recycling’ is posing a fundamental challenge to ‘business as usual.’ Zero Waste has the potential to motivate people to change their lifestyles, demand new products, and…

Waste Management Gold River ca
Waste Management / April 11, 2018

Waste Management Gold River ca

CAMPBELL RIVER WASTE MANAGEMENT CENTRE 6700 Argonaut Road, Campbell River, BC (location map) Tel: 250-287-8530. Open 7 days a week, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Open on all statutory holidays except for Christmas Day & New Years Day (closed) Directions from Campbell River - Take Highway 28 towards Gold River for about 5 miles. Turn left on Argonaut Road. RECYCLING…

Research on Solid Waste Management
Waste Management / April 1, 2018

Research on Solid Waste Management

Over the past decades, uncontrolled population growth and rapid urbanization and industrialization have resulted in environmental problems in Çorlu Town, Turkey. One of the most important problems is solid waste due to inadequate management practices. Nowadays, increasing public awareness of the environment compels local authorities to define and to adopt new solutions…

Lagos State Waste Management Authority
Waste Management / March 22, 2018

Lagos State Waste Management Authority

Management of solid waste did not become a phenomenon in Nigeria until the early 1970’s, when due to the oil boom, which compounded the emerging industrialization and urbanization, the resultant high volume of waste was becoming increasingly difficult for the Local Government Councils in Lagos State to manage. Such that, by 1977, when Nigeria hosted FESTAC ’77, the…

Solid Waste Management Association of the Philippines
Waste Management / March 12, 2018

Solid Waste Management Association of the Philippines

The waste sector spans from collection, sorting, separation, recycling, handling of residuals and safe, final disposal. The elements of an efficient and effective waste management system are multifaceted and its operations are complex. While many perceive the entire process as a ‘dirty’ business, it requires a high level of professionalism and sophistication to run…

Names of Waste Management Company
Waste Management / March 2, 2018

Names of Waste Management Company

— Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has named James (Jim) C. Fish, Jr. as the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer. He has also been elected to the Board of Directors. Fish succeeds David P. Steiner as CEO. Steiner served as CEO since 2004 and remains on the Board of Directors. Robert Reum, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, said:…

Waste Management Midlothian Virginia
Waste Management / February 20, 2018

Waste Management Midlothian Virginia

Chesterfield County offers residents a variety of recycling programs for residents as well as residential household waste collection sites. Some of the programs offered are through the CVWMA and others the county has procured with its own contractor. Recycling services are for Chesterfield County residents only. Visit County of Chesterfield Department of General Services…

City of Raleigh Waste Management
Waste Management / February 10, 2018

City of Raleigh Waste Management

Garbage Program The goal of the Residential (Garbage) Division of the Solid Waste Services (SWS) Department is to safely and efficiently collect residential solid waste and dispose of it at the county landfill. Responsibilities include: Yard Waste Program The city of Raleigh Yard Waste Center, which opened in 1992, serves as the recycling center for yard waste collected…

Associated Waste Management LTD
Waste Management / January 31, 2018

Associated Waste Management LTD

The systems used to manage municipal solid waste (MSW) in Germany and the UK have been compared on the basis of carbon equivalent emissions. The legislative background to MSW management in Germany emphasises recycling and recovery, while the UK continues to rely on much higher levels of landfill, relatively low use (∼9%) of energy from waste (EfW), with currently…

Airdrie Waste Management Inc
Waste Management / January 21, 2018

Airdrie Waste Management Inc

Starting the week of April 3, single family homes in Airdrie will start receiving curbside recycling collection. Along with the addition of a blue cart program, changes to garbage collection will be implemented including a reduction to one bag per week of garbage. Why were these decisions made? Several factors were considered when contemplating the one bag initiative…

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