FROM THE WIRES

Teamsters Hispanic Caucus Fights Republic Services in Denver

20/08/2014 Teamsters in Denver attending the Teamsters Hispanic Caucus Convention went to the Colorado Rockies game to educate Denver residents about the ille...

IP Australia grants trade mark "THE GREEN HELPING HAND INVITE THE GREEN HELPING HAND INTO YOUR BUSINESS" to Nicholas Jouke Morris

20/08/2014 Nicholas Jouke Morris, has been granted trademark (1512471) titled as "THE GREEN HELPING HAND INVITE THE GREEN HELPING HAND INTO YOUR BUSINESS" fr...

State ready for new limits on shopping bags

20/08/2014 The California Legislature is moving closer to approving a statewide ban on single-use plastic shopping bags. The lawmakers are focused on lightwei...

Fitch affirms Waste Management's Ratings

20/08/2014 Credit ratings agency Fitch has affirmed Waste Management, Inc.'s (WM) Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A full ...

Wigtownshire food waste plan to begin in a fortnight

20/08/2014 The new weekly food waste recycling service for residents in the Wigtownshire area will launch at the end of the month.This heralds the introducti...

Is Open Burning of Waste a Waste Management Tool? [opinion]

20/08/2014 Waste management is a challenge facing most towns and cities in Zimbabwe. Local authorities are not providing bins at strategic and convenient plac...

BJ's Wholesale Club Becomes First Wholesale Club to Commit Nationwide to EPA's Food Recovery Challenge

20/08/2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. EPA announces that BJ's Wholesale Club is the first wholesale club a...

California: AB-2313 Metal theft and related recycling crimes

20/08/2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2313, as amended, Nestande. Metal theft and related recycli...

No-bid contracts criticized

20/08/2014 MANATEE COUNTYThe Manatee County Commission is considering renewing contracts with two garbage haulers for another seven years without providing an...

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20/08/2014

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Ireland: New Black Bin Service Will Drive Recycling Rates Up and Costs Down

20/08/2014 Banbridge District Online, Government of Ireland has issued the following news release: Banbridge District Council has always been at the forefro...

Bradley S. Jacobs of XPO Logistics in top quartile of AMEX CEO Scorecard for past year

20/08/2014 Bradley S. Jacobs's performance as CEO of XPO Logistics is ranked in the top quartile of BSS News Bites' AMEX performers for the past year. The sha...

Waste Management Awards Keep America Beautiful Affiliates with Think Green Grants

20/08/2014 Keep America Beautiful issued the following news release:Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the nation's leading nonprofit that brings people together t...

California: AB-2312 Metal theft.

20/08/2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2312, as amended, Nestande. Metal theft.Existing law govern...

Valmet to supply recycling paper machine to Pratt Industries

20/08/2014 The machine purchased by Pratt for an undisclosed amount will be set up in the company's new greenfield paper mill in Indiana and is a part of Valm...