Off the Kuff
It's past time for a garbage fee
For years, Houston's Solid Waste Management Department Director Harry Hayes has suggested the city implement a garbage fee to expand curbside recycling and pay for other initiatives.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Gurnee village hall now a place to safely dispose of medical waste
Gurnee residents who want to safely dispose of syringes or other medical waste don't need to look beyond village hall.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Truth About Recycling
We haul our plastics to the curb to be picked up and recycled, but that does not mean every item will get a second life.
Republic Services posts higher earnings
Republic Services Inc.'s second-quarter earnings excluding items rose 16% as the waste-management and recycling company said revenue rose 5%.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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The outlook for both ratings is stable. The ratings of NGIC reflect its excellent risk-adjusted capitalization, operating performance and liquidity positions, as well as its sophisticated risk management strategy and practices, conservative investment strategy, its management team's extended experience in the industry and its parent's, Waste ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
UAV to buzz birds at Riverbend
Waste Management Inc. has decided to partner with researchers at Oregon State University to see if unmanned aerial vehicles can be used to scare away pest birds from McMinnville's Riverbend Landfill.
Logan's landfill closes in less than one year
The closure of Logan County's landfill is less than a year away and much preparation is expected from now until July 4, 2015, when Waste Management, Inc., closes the gates.
The Motley Fool
3 Solid Reasons Waste Management Inc. Looks Attractive
It has been executing new pricing strategies, cutting costs, and investing in technology.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Russellville City Council approves waste bid proposal
Waste Management will continue to be the city of Russellville's single trash service provider for the next five years.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
UPDATE 1-HP interim Chairman Ralph Whitworth resigns to focus on health
Hewlett-Packard Co said interim Chairman Ralph Whitworth resigned from its board of directors, effective Wednesday, to focus on his health.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Wall Street Journal
West Virginia Chemical Spill Sets Off a Waste...
Six months after a chemical spill fouled a vital West Virginia water supply, a fight is brewing over the tons of waste it left behind.
Idyllwild Town Crier Online
Readers write: Great response on pile
Editor: I want to publicly take note of the very quick response of Waste Management Inc. to the problem of the overlarge pile at the transfer station.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
PepsiCo, Waste Management Roll Out Dream Machines
PepsiCo Inc. and Waste Management Inc. has announced a multi-year partnership in support of the Dream Machine recycling initiative designed around PepsiCo's goal of increasing the U.S. beverage container recycling rate from 34% to 50% by 2018.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Gaithersburg nonprofit Goda s Connection Transition receives truck donation
A Gaithersburg nonprofit organization gained a new set of wheels Tuesday to help further its work of serving more than 5,000 needy families in the Washington, D.C., area.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Kendall gets first medical marijuana facility request
But if things go the way Prairie Leaf Farms LLC, of Darien, want them to, the site on the east side of Church Road, just south of Whitewillow Road, in Lisbon Township, south of Yorkville, would be the site of one of 21 marijuana cultivation facilities in Illinois.
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Waste Management Sets Date for Second Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call
Following the release, Waste Management will host its investor conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET.