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The City of Ypsilanti is in final preparations to switch residents over to the new trash collection service beginning on Sept. 22. In June, City Council approved a contract with Republic Services Inc. to have the company take over for Waste Management who currently handles trash pickup.
An Environmental Protection Agency inspector, during a tour of Mississippi Phosphates in 2009, walked through a puddle so acidic it ate leather off the inspector's steel-toed boots. The inspector's vivid account is one of dozens from an inspection that year that yielded a biting administrative order from the EPA to the company, using the words "imminent and substantial" danger when referring to the possible impact on human health or the environment.
Okmulgee County Emergency Management hopes the public can help them track the source of a substance that spilled into the Deep Fork River. Round one tests results, conducted by the Department of Environmental Quality, are so far inconclusive as to what the substance is.
State health and environment officials say they have found potentially toxic blue-green algae in the Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir in southern Idaho. It is the first time that the toxin has been detected in the Twin Falls County reservoir and the first time such a warning has been issued.
Hampton University President William R. Harvey, EPA's Shawn M. Garvin, NSU Interim President and CEO Eddie Moore and David Paylor, Director of Virginia Department of Environmental Quality sign partnership. Two of Virginia's leading HBCU institutions, Hampton University and Norfolk State University , have entered a partnership with the Environmental Protection Agency and the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality to help recruit more black students to pursue careers in the fields of environmental science and engineering.
On September 11th, 2014, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required The City of Snyder, PWS ID 2080001 to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform our customers that due to the presence of contaminants or an interruption in service, water from our system must be boiled prior to consumption.
Allied Waste Industries, Inc. is a non-hazardous, solid waste management company. The company is engaged in providing the collection, transfer, recycling and disposal services for more than eight million industrial, residential and commercial customers in US.
To help improve water quality and system efficiancy, the City of South Haven is going after a $1.5-million grant through the Department of Environmental Quality. A Stormwater-Asset Management-Wastewater or SAW grant would help address water quality problems by identifying runoff, problems in storm-water drains, and citing the source of pollution.
By Jerry Fraser, Publisher, National Fisherman Consider this a shout-out to the Western Pacific Fishery Management Council members and others who traveled to the White House to make the case, if in vain, that the proposed expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument to 700,000 square miles is misguided policy. This map illustrates the vast expanse of ocean that would be off limits to fishermen with the proposed expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument.
Bob Bowcock, chief environmental investigator for Erin Brockavich, is investigating a lawsuit between a Jones County family, Petro Harvester Oil and Gas Company, and others tied to Petro. Bowcock says a public nuisance declaration would help short circuit the process of getting the Department of Environmental Quality and the Mississippi Oil and Gas Board to extensively test for toxic chemicals.
Member for Murrumbidgee, Adrian Piccoli, Griffith City Mayor John Dal Broi and John Casella from Casella Family Brands are backing calls for Wagga Diocese Bishop Gerard Hanna to reconsider the decision to relocate Fr Neru to Narrandera. Member for Murrumbidgee, Adrian Piccoli, Griffith City Mayor John Dal Broi and John Casella from Casella Family Brands are backing calls for Wagga Diocese Bishop Gerard Hanna to reconsider the decision to relocate Fr Neru to Narrandera.
Project Description: MarketLines' Waste Connections, Inc. Mergers & Acquisitions , Partnerships & Alliances and Investments report includes business description, detailed reports on mergers and acquisitions , divestments, capital raisings, venture capital investments, ownership and partnership transactions undertaken by Waste Connections, Inc. since January 2007. Scope: * Provides intelligence on Waste Connections, Inc.'s M&A, strategic partnerships and alliances, capital raising and private equity transactions.
After a visit to the beach in Biloxi, a 3-year-old girl developed a painful bacterial infection. You may have seen pictures of the little girl on Facebook.
San Jose has an extensive network of creeks that flow into two main waterways emptying into San Francisco Bay. San Jose also has more than 30,000 storm drains that empty rain runoff into creeks without treatment.
Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc acquired 12,600 shares of Republic Services stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 8th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $39.18 per share, with a total value of $493,668.00.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 02:50 pm
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