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  • EPA fines Kettleman City waste dump over PCB contamination

     
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday levied a $300,000 fine against a toxic waste dump near a Central California farming community plagued by birth defects for failing to properly manage carcinogenic polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs....
  • Day Without a Bag targets holiday shoppers

     
    'Tis the season to go shopping -- and to collect dozens of single-use plastic bags in the process. Now in its fourth year, Day Without a Bag seeks to replace those single-use bags with reusables that can be put to......
  • Clean up Lehigh County

     
    Got old Pesticides you'd like to get rid of? The Lehigh County Office of Solid Waste Management, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and the Penn State Pesticide Education Program are teaming up to hold a hazardous waste collection day on......
  • Can I Recycle ... Tyvek, that untearable wristband material?

     
    Tyvek is a material made by DuPont that is often made into signs, wristbands, mailing envelopes and other items that need to be flexible, durable, untearable and water-resistant. Though Tyvek is made from woven-together, high-density polyethylene...
  • Pen Argyl and Plainfield award trash bids

     
    With Waste Management pulling out of providing free tras h pickup for some Slate Belt residents, Pen Argyl and Plainfield Township residents will be left picking up their own bill for the bags at the curb. Tuesday night, borough and township officials met...
  • Pa. Game Commission habitat work underway on state game lands

     
    By Jerry Feaser Of the Pennsylvania Game Commission Game Commission food and cover crews begin season of wildlife habitat improvements; Illegal dumping and ATV use remain problems HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Game Commission’s teams of land...
  • Wednesday Morning Coffee: The Final Countdown.

     
    Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Today is Wednesday, June 29, 2011. There are two days to go before the state closes the books on the 2010-2011 fiscal year tomorrow at midnight. Here's the latest, in a nutshell: The main, $27.15......
  • Trash trucks fueled by 'trash gas': a growing trend

     
    The company that operates the largest trucking fleet in the waste industry is fueling more and more trucks with so-called trash gas. On Tuesday, Houston-based Waste Management Inc. will add its 1,000th truck fueled with natural gas. Powered with captured....
  • Unions recommendations to Mayor Emanuel, plain text version

     
    Plain text version of the union report to the city on efficiency (highlights mine): INTRODUCTION Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has asked the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL), the Chicago and Cook County Building Trades Council (CCBT), and their affiliate...
  • Firefighters remove remains of 500-ton trash fire in El Cajon

     
    Firefighters early Saturday finished removing the smoldering remains of a 500-ton trash fire at a refuse transfer station Friday night in El Cajon, east of San Diego. Firefighters equipped with masks and breathing apparatus used skip-loaders to scoop up...
  • PGA Championship: Will it be Tiger Woods? Rory McIlroy?

     
    Who will win this week's PGA Championship? Tiger Woods? Rory McIlroy? Adam Scott? Writers from around the Tribune Co. share their opinions....