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2 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

St. Lawrence County considers options on recycling contract

St. Lawrence County legislators agreed Monday to extend a recycling contract with Casella Waste Services until the end of the year while it considers long-term options.


Related Topix: St Lawrence County, NY, Environmental, Casella Waste Systems, Herkimer, NY

4 hrs ago |

US Ecology Coverage Initiated at Stifel Nicolaus

The firm set a "buy" rating and a $52.00 price target on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus' price target points to a potential upside of 17.62% from the company's current price.


Related Topix: American Ecology, Environmental

8 hrs ago |

Boil water advisory lifted in Flint

"The City of Flint's Utilities Department has received word today from the Department of Environmental Quality that the boil water advisory issued for a small portion of the city has been lifted," reads a statement from the city.


Related Topix: Flint, MI, Environmental Quality, Environmental

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Hispanic Business

Industrial Services of America, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results

Since the beginning of 2014 we have expanded our customer base from whom we purchase scrap and increased the number of consumers to whom we sell scrap.


Related Topix: Industrial Services of America, Environmental

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc Buys 364,184 Shares

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc acquired 364,184 shares of Republic Services stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, August 18th.


Related Topix: Republic Services, Environmental

NewsCenter 25

Power failure leads to raw sewage in Flint River

Michigan authorities say that Flint is discharging raw sewage into the Flint River because a municipal pump station lost electrical service.


Related Topix: Flint, MI, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Energy, CMS Energy, Autos

ABC News

Texas Regulators OK Expanding Nuclear Waste Site

Depleted uranium from federal energy facilities can be buried at a nuclear-waste dumping site in West Texas, state regulators decided Wednesday.


Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Department of Energy

Paper Age

Tappi Recognizes Dan Curry with PEERS Engineering Division Leadership and Service Award

Aug. 20, 2014 - TAPPI announced that this year's recipient of the PEERS Engineering Division Leadership and Service Award is Daniel A. Curry of TRC Environmental Corporation.


Related Topix: TRC Companies, Environmental, Tacoma, WA, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water...

Sen. Brown Announces $2 Million in Emergency Federal Funds to Reduce Runoff and Outline Long-Term Plan to Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie Basin The office of Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, has issued the following news release:U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur announced $2 million in new federal emergency funds to reduce ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, US House of Representatives, Marcy Kaptur, Environmental Law, Law

The Oregonian

Oil train terminal near Clatskanie gets key air pollution permit from Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Nearly two years after it opened and started moving millions of gallons of crude oil, Global Partners' oil train terminal near Clatskanie now has the air pollution permit it needs to operate -- and expand.


Related Topix: Clatskanie, OR, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Rainier, OR, Scappoose, OR, St. Helens, OR

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Fort Bend Star

Stafford City Council will consider Legacy-related ordinance on Monday

The city of Stafford will likely have the opportunity to replace the departing Texas Instruments headquarters with the new, The Legacy at Stafford mixed-use development.


Related Topix: Stafford, TX, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Sugar Land, TX, Texas City, TX, Cypress, TX

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc Acquires 359,341 Shares

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc bought 359,341 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 15th.


Related Topix: Republic Services, Environmental, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Manatee commissioners consider options on estimated $140 million solid waste contracts

Manatee County commissioners Tuesday weighed whether to renew contracts with the solid waste haulers they currently use or start over and open the estimated $140 million deal to all bidders.


Related Topix: Manatee County, FL, Tampa, FL, Republic Services, Environmental, Bradenton, FL

Plastics News

Flexible film waste-to-oil pilot project continuing in California

A recent decision to discontinue operations at a plastics waste-to-oil site in Portland, Ore., is not impacting a pilot program aimed at hard-to-recycle plastics in California.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Republic Services, Environmental, Citrus Heights, CA


Rock slide damages pipeline, spews oil into San Juan River

A suspected rock slide damaged an oil well pipeline and sent at least five barrels of crude oil into a wash that is a tributary of the San Juan River.


Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Emery County, UT

The Bitterroot Star

Public comment period extended on DEQ permit for large retail store

The wastewater system would serve a large retail establishment rumored to be a Walmart.The public comment period for this draft permit ended on July 10, but based on the comments and feedback received by DEQ during the public comment period concerning the fact sheet, the draft EA, and/or the draft permit, DEQ is reopening the public comment period.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental, Hamilton, MT

Investor's Business Daily

Waste Management Collects Trash, Dispenses Cash

The stock is up 2.7% this year, and while that trails the S&P 500's 6.7% gain, the company in February hiked its dividend for the 11th straight year.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Environmental

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Waste Management sues city over $1 billion garbage contract

Waste Management, the country's largest trash hauler, filed suit Monday alleging that the Oakland City Council violated the public trust and acted illegally by awarding a $1 billion garbage contract to a local firm.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, Metals, Alameda County, CA, Oakland, CA

Times Herald

St. Clair gets grant money to fix its streets

A few roads will get repaired in St. Clair thanks to a grant from the state Department of Environmental Quality.


Related Topix: St. Clair, MI, Environmental, Environmental Quality

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Michigan DEQ awards grants for scrap tire re-use

Universities and local governments are sharing over 2.5-million dollars in grant money from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.


Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Michigan Technological University, Michigan State University, Lapeer, MI


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