RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Waste

A collection of news and information related to Waste published by this site and its partners.

Top Waste Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Judge rules Delray can rebid trash pick up contract

    Judge rules Delray can rebid trash pick up contract
    Delray has won its legal battle against Waste Management, which could mean a win for residents. For the first time in a decade, Delray will be able to scan the field in hopes of getting the best price for trash pick up. Friday afternoon, Judge Meenu...
  • Waste disposal event nets tons of trash

    Waste disposal event nets tons of trash
    Three hundred vehicles filled with unwanted printers, fax machines, batteries and paint rolled through the Act V parking lot during Laguna Beach's first electronic waste recycling and hazardous materials disposal event Saturday. Laguna Beach residents...
  • Dominion Power: Yorktown coal ash landfill safe, won't repeat Dan River spill

    One by one, the coal ash trucks come. Five days a week during daylight hours, they head up a private paved road that runs from the Yorktown Power Station — which burns coal and oil to produce electricity — to the industrial landfill where...
  • Fed report slams safety lapses at New Mexico nuclear facility

    Workers at a New Mexico nuclear waste storage facility that suffered an underground fire and radiation leak last month lack adequate safety training, oversight or a proper response plan for emergencies, a federal investigation has found. In a report...
  • Clean Gloucester Day is on Saturday

    If you don't enjoy seeing all the trash on the side of Gloucester roads as you're driving around, now is your opportunity to do something about it. The 4th annual Clean Gloucester Day will be held Saturday and is open to individuals, groups,...
  • Government faces setbacks on 2 fronts in handling radioactive waste

    The Energy Department, dealing with twin setbacks in its long effort to deal with Cold War-era radioactive waste, said Tuesday it was stopping construction of a massive plant in South Carolina to handle surplus plutonium and proceeding with an...
  • A watershed moment for Harford [Editorial]

    A watershed moment for Harford [Editorial]
    Dull though the subject matter may be, it would be hard to overstate the potential impact on Harford County of a consolidated, countywide water and sewer system. Running a municipal water system that meets the demands of large swaths of the populace,...
  • Radiation leak forces closure at New Mexico waste burial site

    Radiation leak forces closure at New Mexico waste burial site
    The Energy Department suspended normal operations for a fourth day at its New Mexico burial site for defense nuclear waste after a radiation leak inside salt tunnels where the material is buried. Officials at the site, known as the Waste Isolation Pilot...
  • Residents offered special waste collection, paper shredding

    Laguna Beach and Waste Management will host the city's first event offering electronic waste and paint collection, as well as document shredding, March 22. The new service will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Act V lot, 1900 Laguna Canyon Road. It...
  • The role of investors in post-foreclosure experience

    Every housing market is unique, but a new study on Cleveland's recovery efforts may help guide local groups seeking to repair neighborhoods hard hit in the Chicago area and elsewhere by the financial crisis. The research, commissioned by the Joint Center...
  • Scott seeks $55 millon boost for Florida springs

    Scott seeks $55 millon boost for Florida springs
    TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott said Tuesday he plans to push lawmakers to budget $55 million for restoration of the Sunshine State's pollution-choked natural springs. The announcement comes as lawmakers gear up to battle over potentially massive springs...