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9 min ago | Inside Bay Area

Oakland garbage scales back rate increases

The City Council handed over Oakland's $1 billion garbage and recycling franchise to a homegrown upstart that will charge homeowners lower rates than its top competitor, but might not be able to deliver service when the contract begins next July.

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Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, Metals

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Sunherald.com

Residents turn out to gain voice in air quality process

They came with notebooks out and questions ready as more than 50 people packed the Pascagoula Senior Center for what may be the first-of-its-kind meeting on air quality.

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Related Topix: Pascagoula, MS, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Pass Christian, MS

Portland Tribune

DEQ charges Japanese boat with illegal discharge into Willamette River

Japanese merchant ship 'La Bamba' was fined $15,600 by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality for discharging its ballast water illegally into the Willamette River.

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Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Portland, OR

News Times

Overhead crane operator Luis Rullan guides a giant claw to pick up trash at Wheelabrator's Bridgeport Resco waste-to-energy plant in Bridgeport, Conn.

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Related Topix: Bridgeport, CT, Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, Metals

Local NEWS 8

Pilot of crop duster walks away from crash

The site where a crop duster crashed in south-central Idaho is being cleaned up by the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Idaho, Environmental Quality, Environmental

Insider Monkey

Cascade Investment LLC Buys Some More Republic Services Inc. (RSG) Shares

Is it a good time to buy some more Republic Services, Inc. shares? The managers of Bill Gates' Cascade Investment LLC seem to think so.

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Related Topix: Republic Services, Environmental, Financial Services, Investment Services, Gabelli Asset Management

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Revenues for the three months ended June 30, 2014 were $16.9 milli... )--LifeLock, Inc. , an industry leader in identity theft protection, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Glu Mobile, Startups, Hudson Technologies, Environmental, Solazyme, Real Estate, Apartment Investment and Management, Tessera Technologies, Semiconductors, Micron Technology, Electronics

Wed Jul 30, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Resolute Mining Limited Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley

Shares of Resolute Mining Limited remained flat at A$0.615 during trading on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Republic Services, Environmental, Stanley

WLUC-TV Negaunee

Michigan DEQ tour future site of Tahquamenon Outdoor Recreation Complex

Nearly 46 acres of land north of Newberry, long contaminated by industrial waste, is being repurposed into a one of a kind ice skating facility.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Environmental Quality, Environmental

Sydney Morning Herald

Coke boss gets up close to beer

Coca Cola chief Alison Watkins took took over from long-serving CC Amatil boss Terry Davis in March.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Beverages, CocaCola, Environmental, Casella Waste Systems, Australia, World News,

Sys-Con Media

Hynes Keller & Hernandez, LLC Announces Investigation of M/A-Com...

Hynes Keller & Hernandez, LLC is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors at M/A-Com concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty related to certain improper acquisitions by M/A Com.

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Related Topix: Stericycle, Environmental

Sunherald.com

Around Mississippi

The Mississippi Commission of Environmental Quality has fined Columbus steel mill Severstal $135,000 because the company's pollution-control monitors didn't function properly after the plant expanded in June 2011.

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Related Topix: Mississippi, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Yazoo County, MS, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Isaac, Gay/Lesbian

The Arizona Republic

Quick look at morning wires

Quick look at morning wires Quick look at morning wires Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mZQrch In this July 17, 2014, file photo, people walk amongst the debris, at the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Hrabove, Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Environmental, Waste Management, Plano, TX

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bradenton.com

Waste haulers seek chance to bid on Manatee County's estimated $140 million business

Manatee County commissioners Tuesday agreed to suspend further legal work on a proposed renewal of solid waste contracts with current haulers, estimated to be worth $140 million.

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Related Topix: Manatee County, FL, Republic Services, Environmental, Waste Management, Bradenton, FL, Palmetto, FL

Portland Tribune

DEQ prepares draft permit for coal export project

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has released a draft "401" water quality certification for the proposed Coyote Island coal terminal in Boardman.

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Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Boardman, OR, St. Helens, OR

Sunherald.com

Miss. fines Severstal $135K on emission sensors

Chris Wells, a lawyer for the state Department of Environmental Quality, says Severstal agreed to install a continuous emissions monitoring system when it made a $550 million plant expansion, adding a second steel-melting furnace.

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Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental, Mississippi Government, Mississippi

TheStreet.com

Why Waste Management (WM) Stock Is Rising Today

In separate news, the company also reported a 14% drop in second quarter profit from the year ago period to $210 million, or 60 cents per diluted share, but 1 cent better than analysts were expecting for the quarter.

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Related Topix: Waste Management, Environmental, Financial Markets

Lexington Herald-Leader

Waste Management selling subsidiary for $1.94B

It is selling Wheelabrator Technologies Inc., which owns or runs 17 waste-to-energy facilities and four independent power-producing plants in the U.S. The business also has four ash monofill landfills, three transfer stations and an ongoing development and construction project in the U.K. Wheelabrator's 2013 revenue totaled about $845 million.

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Related Topix: Environmental, Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Metals

Sys-Con Media

US Ecology Announces Schedule for Its Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Management will conduct an investor conference call on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss these results.

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Related Topix: American Ecology, Environmental

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma news briefs, July 29, 2014

You now have an easier online to way to manage your Home Delivery subscription for The Oklahoman.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Cromwell, OK, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Seminole County, OK, Boat Disaster, Tulsa, OK

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