FROM THE WIRES

Toyota Takes Out the Trash

23/04/2014 April 22 -- Imagine lugging more than 1.9 million trash cans to the curb on trash day. That's what Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (TMS) has avoid...

Alabama: Heavy Mobile Equipment Mechanic Supervisor Job Announcement Number:SCAH149735731035231

23/04/2014 Office of Personnel Management has issued the following job announcement:Job Title:Heavy Mobile Equipment Mechanic SupervisorDepartment:Department...

This Earth Day, Pilot Pen Encourages "Writing The Next Chapter Of A Cleaner Planet"; B2P, The World's First Pen Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles, Makes A Big Impact On The Environment

23/04/2014  Sometimes if you want to see a change for the better, you have to take matters into your own hands. Even the smallest acts have the power to ...

Dutchess County Celebrates Earth Day with Improved Recycling Rate

23/04/2014 Duchess County Executive issued the following news release:The Dutchess County Division of Solid Waste Management has released its 2013 Annual Summ...

BC's curbside blue boxes are up to new tricks

23/04/2014 British Columbians will be able to recycle milk cartons, plant pots, aluminum foil packaging, drink cups and many more items through their curbside...

GUEST COLUMN; Saving resources worth the effort

23/04/2014 Creating a healthy community can start with your coffee cup.At Emory University, we are removing polystyrene from our coffee-vendor services, dinin...

Learn from mistake of those who live near landfill

23/04/2014 I have read with interest of the gas pollution emanating from the old city landfill. It is unfortunate that the people bought land or homes near th...

Waste Management decreases 22 April, 2014

23/04/2014 DAILY CORPORATE BOND REPORTWaste Management Inc (N:WMI.HJ) bond decreased 5.40c (or 0.04%) to close at US$123.20. The yield to maturity has increas...

NCDOT Observes Earth Day 365 Days a Year

23/04/2014 The North Carolina Department of Transportation issued the following news release:Each year, the nation sets aside April 22 to celebrate the beauty...

Sprint Electronic Recycling and Food Recovery Programs to be Honored by EPA Region 7 as Nation Observes Earth Day, April 22 (KS)

23/04/2014 Release Date: 04/21/2014Contact Information: EPA Region 7 - Kris Lancaster, 913-551-7557, lancaster.kris@epa.gov: Sprint - Marci Verbrugge, 913-794...

Angola Waste Agency By 2017 Announced

23/04/2014 Angola will launch until 2017 the "Programa Angola Limpa" that will create the waste agency, a national authority tasked with regulating, monitorin...

Artificial island near Shek Kwu Chau best site for incinerator

23/04/2014 The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers generally supports the government's proposed environmental infrastructure projects on extension of landfi...

Covanta Releases "Sort n' Toss" Recycling Game for Apple and Android Devices; Game Helps to Promote the Importance of Recycling

23/04/2014 This Earth Day, taking out the trash and recycling has never been more fun for Apple and Android device users. Covanta, a world leader in sustaina...

Port Authority Marks Earth Day with Initiatives to Improve Environmental Practices at Its Facilities

23/04/2014 The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey issued the following news release:Celebrating the nation's 45th Earth Day, the Port Authority today a...

Dead batteries, new life

23/04/2014 Tractor trailers filled with dead car batteries made their way up to Gopher Resource's recycling plant in Eagan. The 30-plus pound blocks were fed ...