It’s always great to have a blog topic that many find relevant. Most people have a few cups of coffee to start their day. As we finish each pot of coffee and look forward to the next day or get ready to make the next pot of coffee the following morning, what should we do with the leftover grounds? 243 more words
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Congratulations to all of our newly certified drinking water, wastewater and solid waste operators! During the month of June, the Division of Compliance Assistance’s Certification and Licensing Branch staff issued 30 drinking water licenses, 3 wastewater licenses and 34 solid waste licenses. 38 more words
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing updates to its air standards for new municipal solid waste landfills. These updates would require certain landfills to capture additional landfill gas, which would reduce emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, and help further reduce pollution. 122 more words
Host: Joe Gray
Guest: Billie Madert, Manager, Jefferson County Solid Waste
Discussion of the Jefferson County solid waste disposal and recycling program.