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Dec 11, 2014, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 12/11

 Suggested 2015 resolutions, nano-gold, landfills, assisted living, oil, mortgages, insurance war on small business; this week on MoneyTV with...

Jan 05, 2014, 23:48 ET

Waste Management Collection Service in Indiana Cancelled for Monday, January 6; all Waste Management landfills also closed

Due to the severe weather conditions, Waste Management collection service has been cancelled for Monday, January 6 for all Indiana...

Jan 05, 2014, 22:43 ET

Waste Management Monday pickups delayed due to Winter Storm in much of Michigan

 Waste Management's Southeast Michigan collection operations will be closed Monday due to the dangers posed by below zero wind chill factors to...

Oct 25, 2013, 13:06 ET

NSWMA Opposes New York City Transfer Station Capacity Reduction Bill

Will Increase Costs, Adversely Impact Investment, Jobs and Other Neighborhoods  Today, representatives of the National Solid Wastes...

Sep 03, 2013, 16:26 ET

New York City Proposes Increase to Maximum Waste Hauling Rates

NSWMA Pleased BIC Recognizes Regular Rate Cap Increases Are Necessary  The New York City Business Integrity Commission (BIC) proposed a...

Jul 24, 2013, 16:46 ET

NSWMA Applauds City Council's Passage of Cardboard Theft Bill

NYC City Council Votes to Protect Recycled Materials from Scavenging WASHINGTON, July 24, 2013  Today, the New York City Council approved...

May 08, 2013, 13:32 ET

NSWMA, Dallas Settle Flow Control Lawsuit

WASHINGTON, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Several waste haulers and the National Solid Wastes Management Association (NSWMA) have...

Apr 18, 2013, 18:09 ET

Waste and Recycling Industry Innovation Makes Positive Greenhouse Gas Trend Possible

The waste and recycling industry is continuing to reduce its release of greenhouse gases – even as waste volumes increase, according to the...

Apr 18, 2013, 18:08 ET

Wisconsin Bill Would Encourage Drivers to Slow Down Around Garbage Trucks

Inspired by a sanitation worker who lost his leg in an accident, lawmaker introduces reforms State Representative John Jagler (R-Watertown)...

Feb 26, 2013, 02:00 ET

Les courts métrages de SKB illustrent les prévisions des climatologues présageant un avenir plus froid

Quel serait l'impact d'une calotte glaciaire sur le dépôt définitif suédois pour le combustible nucléaire...

Feb 26, 2013, 02:00 ET

Kurzfilme von SKB veranschaulichen die Prognosen von Klimatologen über eine kältere Zukunft der Erde

Welche Auswirkungen hätte eine Eisdecke auf ein schwedisches Atommüllendlager? Und welche Auswirkungen hat ein Endlager auf die...

Feb 26, 2013, 02:00 ET

Los cortos de SKB ilustran las predicciones para un futuro más frío de la Tierra

- Los cortos de SKB ilustran las predicciones de los climatólogos para un futuro más frío de la Tierra ¿ Cómo...

Feb 26, 2013, 02:00 ET

SKB Short Films Illustrate Climatologists' Predictions for view on Earth's Colder Future

What impact would an ice sheet have on a Swedish final repository for spent nuclear fuel? And how does a final repository affect the surroundings...

Feb 22, 2013, 11:51 ET

Solid Waste and Recycling Industry Group Supports Legislation That Would Reduce Solid Waste Management Costs in Missouri

Proposed Legislation Would Reduce Government Bureaucracy and Lower Fees The Missouri Chapter of the National Solid Wastes Management...

Jan 16, 2013, 17:55 ET

Solid Waste and Recycling Industry Supports Law Enforcement Efforts

Industry has Long Record of Working with Officials to Prevent Ties to Crime The National Solid Wastes Management Associations (NSWMA) today...

Oct 30, 2012, 15:17 ET

Media Availability: National Solid Wastes Management Association's President & CEO Sharon H. Kneiss on Sandy Clean-Up

Solid Waste Services Industry Integral to Clean Up after Natural Disasters Such as Super Storm Sandy  Super storm Sandy ravaged...

Aug 15, 2012, 13:30 ET

New Twin Bridges Gas-to-Energy Plant celebrated by Hendricks Power Cooperative, Waste Management and Wabash Valley Power in Danville, IN

Waste Management of Indiana, LLC,  Wabash Valley Power Association and Hendricks Power Cooperative Wednesday dedicated a renewable...

Aug 03, 2012, 12:30 ET
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Waste Management Opens Public-Access CNG Fueling Station, Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet

Waste Management has launched a new local fleet of 25 clean-burning CNG trucks and unveiled Louisville's first public-access, 24-hour compressed...

Jul 24, 2012, 19:52 ET

NSWMA Applauds NYC Efforts to Break Up Large Scale Recycling Theft Ring

Investigation Nabs Thieves Who Targeted Large Retail Stores throughout New Jersey, Stealing Valuable Cardboard and Selling it at Transfer Stations...

Jun 20, 2012, 10:00 ET

Waste Management Geneva Landfill to produce Green Energy from everyday waste

 Green energy will soon be helping to power homes, following Waste Management's announcement today on the groundbreaking of a...