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4 hrs ago | Gainsborough Today

Worksop: Town company is helping businesses fight waste crime

With the Government vowing to give the Environment Agency 5 million towards combating waste crime over the next two years, a Worskop waste management company wants to educate business owners in how this will affect them.


6 hrs ago | Independent Weekly

As big chains fold, Triangle indie bookstores thrive on the personal touch

The past year has been a transitional period for local bookstores. New ones have opened, including Raleigh's So & So Books, a 300-square-foot space shared with architecture firm In Situ Studio, and used bookstore Letters in Durham.


Related Topix: Barnes & Noble, Retail, Barnes and Noble, Durham, NC, Raleigh, NC, Environmental, Waste Industries USA

8 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

"Environmental tort reform"

After failing in their attempt to limit cities and counties' ability to take industrial polluters to court, some Houston businesses and statewide lobbyists now want to limit how much local governments can collect in penalties, a sort of environmental tort reform effort aimed squarely at a Harris County Attorney's office they say is seeking ... (more)


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

10 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Weatherford Recommends Rejection of 'Mini-Tender' Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

Weatherford does not endorse this unsolicited mini-tender offer and recommends that shareholders reject the offer.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Weatherford International, TRC Companies, Environmental

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Times

Landfill ordered closed within six months

Landfill ordered closed within six months The tentative closure for Harrelson Materials Management's landfill in Shreveport is about six months from now.


Related Topix: Shreveport, LA, Environmental, Environmental Quality

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Brian McInerney, Chief Executive ... )--Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. , der weltweit grA AYte Anbieter im Bereich Halbleitermontage und Testdienstleistungen, hat heute bek... )--The International Nuclear Waste Management Conference attracts thousands of scientists and engineers from 35 countries interested in safe management and ... (more)


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Electronics, Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, Waste Recycling Group, Metals

CBS Local

Redevelopment Projects To Bring New Residential And Retail To Detroit

State and local agencies Tuesday granted approval to redevelopment projects which will bring a variety of mixed-use developments to the city of Detroit.


Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality

Casella Waste Systems (CWST) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday

Casella Waste Systems will release its Q115 earnings data on Wednesday, August 27th.


Related Topix: Casella Waste Systems, Environmental

Recycling Today

Waste Management awards grants to eight KAB affiliates

Waste Management Inc. , Houston, and Keep America Beautiful , Stamford, Connecticut, have jointly announced the eight KAB affiliates that will receive $10,000 Think Green Grants in 2014.


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

WSJV-TV South Bend

Environmental regulators honoring 6 organizations

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is honoring Ford Motor Co., Consumers Energy's J.R. Whiting Plant and four other state corporations or organizations for their environmental and social projects.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental, Automakers, Ford Motor

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Mansfield City Council puts hold on medical waste facilities

The City Council voted unanimously Monday to put a 120-day hold on permits for medical waste facilities in Mansfield after a Dallas company came under fire for proposing a site in the city's industrial park.


Related Topix: Mansfield, TX, Dallas, TX, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Garland, TX

WFAA-TV Dallas

Scrap tires add to West Nile threat, air pollution

More than 300,000 scrap tires are piled a few feet from the Federal Correctional Institution in Seagoville.


Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Federal Correctional Institution, Seagoville, Prison, Seagoville, TX, Grayson County, TX, Texas, Sherman, TX, Environmental, Environmental Quality

Republic Services major shareholder Purchases $1,249,030 in Stock

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc purchased 31,621 shares of Republic Services stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, August 21st.


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

CBS Local

Amid Concerns, Gov. Snyder Wants Review Of Michigan Radioactive Waste Standards

Gov. Rick Snyder ordered a review Monday of state standards for disposing certain types of radioactive waste in landfills, responding to public anger over the disclosure that material generated in Pennsylvania but rejected for storage there would be shipped to Michigan.


Related Topix: Michigan, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Wayne County, MI, Environment, Science, Detroit, MI


Idaho ag officials: Manure not to blame for nitrates in groundwater

A recently released report from the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality shows that 16 percent of water samples taken from 4,200 wells across the state have too much nitrate.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental, Agriculture, Science

Medical News

Landauer announces quarterly cash dividend of $0.55 per share for Q3 fiscal 2014

Landauer, Inc. , a recognized leader in personal and environmental radiation measurement and monitoring, outsourced medical physics services and high quality medical consumable accessories, announced that its Board of Directors declared on August 22, 2014, a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.55 per share for the third quarter of fiscal 2014.


Related Topix: Landauer, Security, Physics, Science, Medicine, Health

Sys-Con Media

Dr. Centofanti to Present Perma-Fix Medical's Tc-99m Production...

Perma-Fix Medical S.A. , a subsidiary of Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. , and developer of a reliable, cost effective, non-uranium process to produce technetium-99 , the most widely used medical isotope in the world, announces that Dr. Louis F. Centofanti, of Perma-Fix Medical, will present at the 8th International Conference on Isotopes ... (more)


Related Topix: PermaFix Environmental Services, Environmental

Triple Pundit

For Waste Management, Coal Ash Disposal + Food Waste Recycling = Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

New coal ash disposal regulations are slowly winding their way through the approval process, but leading U.S. waste company Waste Management is not letting any grass grow under its feet.


Related Topix: Environmental, Waste Management, Environmental Law, Law

Sat Aug 23, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

State: Storm Forces Sewage into Rivers, Streams

State officials say billions of gallons of raw and partially treated sewage was dumped in Detroit area rivers and streams after flooding from heavy rains earlier this month.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental, Weather

CBS Local

State: Torrential Storm Forced Billions Of Gallons Of Raw Sewage Into Lakes, Rivers, Streams

State officials say billions of gallons of raw and partially treated sewage was dumped in Detroit area rivers and streams after flooding from heavy rains earlier this month.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Environmental, Environmental Quality


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