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North Port Solid Waste Implements New Recycling Program

NORTH PORT, Fla.- North Port Solid Waste Division took “going green” to a new level when they replaced the standard blue 18-gallon recycling bins with two dark green rolling containers. 633 more words


DP Geography Study of Pelawatte Recycling Operations

Solid waste is a global problem that is becoming difficult to manage. Most of us throw our garbage into a rubbish bin, but do we know where this garbage goes?  700 more words

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Netherlands' Building Innovation Captures Imaginations at 2016 Metro Vancouver Zero Waste Conference

At the 2016 Metro Vancouver Zero Waste Conference, keynote speaker Owen Zachariasse profiled his company’s Park 20|20 development; with its closed loop energy and water systems, human-centered design, and innovative construction. 1,295 more words

Waste Management

Waste management or Waste disposal is all the activities and actions required to manage waste from its inception to its final disposal. This includes amongst other things, collection, transport, treatment and disposal of waste together with monitoring and regulation. 127 more words

Solid Waste

I Might Be a Redneck

Do you have junk around the house that you want to get rid of? Does the trash man refuse to take it because it is too big to fit in the trashcan? 684 more words


EPA & the Super Bowl: Blog Re-Post #5

If you did not know, the Super Bowl was yesterday. If you were aware of that, I bet you didn’t know sustainability aspects are taken into account when planning such a large and impactful event. 551 more words