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By Thom Metzger Category: Uncategorized

EIA announced that Joseph “Joe” Quarin, the President and Chief Operating Officer of Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (Progressive Waste Solutions), will join the EIA Board of Trustees. Read the full news release here.

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EIA announced that it had received a record number of nominations for its Driver of the Year awards, recognizing and honoring waste industry drivers committed to safety and high quality service. Winners of the prestigious awards are announced at the annual EIA Inspirational Breakfast, held during the waste industry’s national trade show, WasteExpo (wasteexpo.com). Read [...]

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The National Solid Wastes Management Association (NSWMA) today announced a new policy on product stewardship, expressing the recycling and solid waste industry’s position that product stewardship may increase the safe management of some products, in particular those with toxic constituents such as mercury. Product stewardship laws require manufacturers to be responsible for end-of-life management of [...]

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Industry and many Republicans continue to push for a legislative fix despite EPA’s issuance of less stringent and more flexible boiler and incinerator air rules…
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SANTA BARBARA, CA–(Marketwire -11/21/11)- Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTC.BB: CABN.OBNews), the developer of a breakthrough technology to make liquid transportation fuels from natural gas and carbon dioxide, today commented that investment in gas-to-liquids (GTL) technologies is the key to long-term job creation in the U.S.

Industry experts continue to describe [...]

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All Industry Eyes on Dallas Vote to Impose Flow Control

Date: September 28, 2011

Source: Waste Business Journal

All Industry Eyes on Dallas Vote to Impose Flow Control

In a move that could have far reaching impacts on the waste industry, the City of Dallas has passed a flow control measure that [...]

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Industry Lines up to Oppose California Landfill Restriction

Date: September 14, 2011

Source: News Room

A number of industry groups and two California counties are lining up in support of the Potrero Hills Landfill and Solano County, CA in their battle with environmental groups that have sued to prevent the landfill from [...]

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More Industry Criticism of EPA’s Waste Definition Rule

Date: September 20, 2011

Source: News Room

Industry criticism is growing against the Obama administration’s proposed revisions to EPA’s Bush-era definition of solid waste (DSW) as chemical manufacturing and scrap recycling industries becoming the latest to complain that the revised rule would be too [...]

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EPA Rules Would Cost Industry Billions According to White House

Date: September 5, 2011

Source: News Room

As requested by Congress, President Obama has identified four high-profile EPA air and waste rules that are expected to cost more than $ 1 billion annually, including new ozone standards, air toxics and waste disposal [...]

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Waste collection remains one of the more dangerous professions and even more so in 2010 than in 2009, according to recent data released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)…
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