waste hauling industry News

  • WCA Waste Corporation to Acquire Two Landfills, a Transfer Station, and Three Hauling Operations From Emerald Waste

    WCA Waste Corporation (Nasdaq:WCAA) announced today that it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire certain assets of Emerald Waste Services. The assets include two landfills, one transfer station and three hauling operations. The landfills are the MacLand I commercial and industrial municipal solid waste landfill and MacLand II construction and demolition landfill located in Mississippi. The ...


    By WCA Waste Corporation

  • Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Divests Cape Cod and Rochester Massachusetts Transfer and Hauling Assets for $7.8 Million

    RUTLAND, VT -- (Marketwire) -- 07/06/10 -- Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CWST), a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management company, announced that it has sold its Rochester, Massachusetts construction and demolition debris transfer station; its Sandwich, Massachusetts transfer station; and its Cape Cod hauling assets and related equipment (collectively, the "Cape Cod ...


    By Casella Waste Systems, Inc

  • Research and Markets: 2013 U.S. Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry - Industry & Market Report

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2013 U.S. Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry-Industry & Market Report" report to their offering. The U.S. Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry-Industry & Market Report, published annually , contains timely and accurate industry statistics, ...


  • Education Programs at Penton’s WasteExpo 2016 will offer waste, recycling and organics industry intelligence

    When Penton’s WasteExpo, North America's largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, returns to Las Vegas June 6-9, 2016, the education component alone is going to give attendees a leg up on the most innovative advances and ideas in waste management. The conference program was developed in collaboration with the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA). ...


    By Penton

  • Waste Management Announces Acquisition of Oakleaf

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) announced that today it will close the acquisition of Oakleaf Global Holdings and its primary operations for $425 million, subject to working capital and other adjustments. The combination will provide North American customers with unprecedented access to waste and recycling solutions by pairing the largest network of directly owned hauling, recycling, diversion ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Tracking largest industrial spill

    At about 1 a.m. last Dec. 22, James Schean awoke with a start. He heard what sounded like a furious thunderclap and a staccato of snapping trees. Then his house shuddered and heaved. Swept up by some mighty force, it tore clear of its foundation and rumbled off like a derailed freight car. "I could hear everything breaking," he says, "the rafters cracking, Sheetrock falling off, the furniture ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • California Increases Inspections Of Waste Collection Vehicles

    -->11/20/2006  Sacramento, CA — The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has increased enforcement of air quality regulations ...


  • Veolia acquires guy`s waste services

    Veolia ES Solid Waste, Inc. today announced it has acquired all the business assets of Guy’s Waste Services, based in Byron, Ga, a town located outside of Macon, Ga. The acquisition includes all subsidiaries under Guy’s Waste Services including KMA Transfer, LLC. and Ace Trash, LLC. All of the operations will now function as Veolia Environmental Services. The acquisition, which opens ...

  • Feds want nuclear waste train, but nowhere to go

    The U.S. government is looking for trains to haul radioactive waste from nuclear power plants to disposal sites. Too bad those trains have nowhere to go. Putting the cart before the horse, the U.S. Department of Energy recently asked companies for ideas on how the government should get the rail cars needed to haul 150-ton casks filled with used, radioactive nuclear fuel. They won't be moving ...


    By Associated Press

  • Laboratory study cuts fracking waste`s radioactivity

    Researchers believe they have found an unlikely way to decrease the radioactivity of some hydraulic fracturing wastewater: Mix it with the hazardous drainage from mining operations. The wastewater is created when some of the chemical-laced water used to fracture thick underground rocks flows back out of the wellbore. The water is tainted with chemicals, toxins and in some parts of the country - ...


    By Associated Press

  • New machine disposes of all types of waste

    Power Knot today announces the availability of the Disertater, a new machine that digests all types of waste. With the new machine, a business can stop sending its trash to the landfill and instead can capitalize on the output from the Disertater. Along with the release of the new product, Power Knot is releasing its new web site which provides more ways of connecting with customers, including ...


    By Power Knot LLC

  • Three companies fined for illegal waste activities

    Three companies have pleaded guilty to charges relating to the illegal depositing of construction and demolition waste, for the purpose of building a haul road at Hurst Plantation near Doncaster. ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Veolia Environmental Services Announces Acquisition from Waste Management

    Milwaukee, WI – Veolia Environmental Services (Veolia ES) Solid Waste, Inc., a division of Veolia Environmental Services North America, today announced it has acquired several business operations near Sumner, IL, from Waste Management of Illinois. The acquired operations include the Lawrence County Regional Landfill, which will be renamed Veolia ES Sumner Landfill, Inc. Veolia has also acquired ...

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    Please view our web sites are for detailed information on the most superior dust suppressant available for mining operations.  Cypher Environmental Ltd. ships this highly effective and liability free (no chlorides or other hazardous chemicals) from Mongolia to South America including the largest mining company in the world.  We also supply EarthZyme for the haul road construction ...


    By Cypher Environmental Ltd.

  • US DOJ requires divestitures in Republic’s acquisition of Allied Waste

    The Department of Justice announced this week that it has reached a settlement that will require Republic Services Inc. and Allied Waste Industries Inc. to divest commercial waste collection and disposal assets, serving 15 metropolitan areas, in order to proceed with Republic’s proposed $4.5 billion acquisition of Allied. The settlement requires Republic and Allied to divest 87 commercial waste ...


    By US Department of Justice

  • Greenergy Solutions signed MOA with municipal government of Morong for waste-to-energy development

    Greenergy Solutions, a Philippine corporation founded by leading electric utility professional for undertaking public private partnership development of waste to energy projects with municipalities operating landfills, has executed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA)with the Municipality Government of Morong, Province of Rizal, Philippine for its pilot project.After commiting one year for reseach, ...


    By Greenergy Solutions Inc.

  • PyroGenesis waste-to-energy technology passes another crucial milestone

    PyroGenesis Canada Inc.'s plasma waste-to-energy system technology has passed a major test and may soon be going to sea. The Montreal-based environmental solutions company that designs, develops and manufactures plasma waste-to-energy systems and plasma torch products has announced the successful design, construction and testing of one of its Plasma Arc Waste Destruction Systems (PAWDS) for use ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • WasteCare Corporation Introduces Innovative Red Bag Waste Equipment Solution

    WasteCare Corporation, a company that specializes in waste recycling solutions has added a new product that significantly reduces the waste processing and disposal costs associated with red bag waste... a burdensome waste profile that is common to hospitals, medical centers, clinics and healthcare facilities in general.   WasteCare Corporation proudly introduces a new product that is ...


    By WasteCare Corporation

  • Global Waste-to-Energy Systems Revenue to Reach $13.6 Billion by 2016

    In a world of growing populations, rising standards of living, and increased urbanization, the volume of waste is escalating steadily.  The gigantic amounts of waste that are hauled to dumps and accumulate in heaps and open pits have grown to become a major environmental issue.  However, technological developments, economic conditions, and public policy trends are now aligning to create ...


  • Hach Company Defines Lean Operations for the Water/Wastewater Industry in New White Paper and Industry Presentations at AWWA ACE 2011

    AWWA ACE, Booth # 2326 -- Hach Company today announced it has released a new white paper – Lean Operations for the Water and Wastewater Industry. The paper outlines an entirely new and modern approach to lean practices that helps water and wastewater organizations increase their efficiency and become more productive. The foundation of the new approach is based on practices that were ...

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