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  1. Paper towel blockage causes sewer overflow in Ann ArborRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | MLive.com

    Some folks in Ann Arbor apparently didn't heed this warning, causing quite an unsavory sewer overflow in the city Friday. City staff were called to the 1900 block of Jackson Avenue after receiving reports of a sewer odor in the area, according to a press release.

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  2. Harbor Island wetland gets $90K expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Grand Haven Tribune

    "You've got to build new wetland to replace old areas," City Manager Pat McGinnis explained. "We agreed with the Department of Environmental Quality that the wetland needed to be created."

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  3. City of Riesel May Face Fines for Arsenic in WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality cited the city with $1,094 for not maintaining arsenic levels at acceptable levels for several years. TCEQ said extra arsenic levels in water can have a long-term health impact if it is consumed for decades.

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  4. Editorial: Criminal investigation of Stericycle is a good ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    It is difficult to imagine anything that could do more to boost the re-election chances of Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes than for him to walk up to the gates of the Stericycle medical waste incinerator in North Salt Lake with a detachment of state troopers, a freshly signed cease-and-desist order and a chain and padlock. And those are questions that Reyes' office, along with the Utah Department of Environmental Quality and the Utah Department of Labor, should be very busy answering.

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  5. Republic Services major shareholder Buys $196,950 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc bought 5,000 shares of Republic Services stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 24th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $39.39 per share, with a total value of $196,950.00.

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  6. Kitzhaber-backed 'clean fuels' program a hidden tax on gas: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | OregonLive.com

    Many politicians on the West Coast have fallen in love with untested policies and programs they say will help solve global warming. Many of these policies are mind-bogglingly complicated.

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  7. Office evacuated after test tubes shatter in InnsbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WTVR Richmond

    Henrico HAZMAT teams responded to the Department of Environmental Quality offices along Cox Road in Innsbrook after two test tubes shattered. Once the HAZMAT team cleaned up the initial spill, crews smelled what the thought was a gas leak in the area.

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  8. Republic Services Opens its 71st & 72nd Landfill Gas-To-Energy ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Sys-Con Media

    The combined projects will generate 8.6 megawatts of energy for the local electric grid, or enough energy to power more than 5,100 area homes annually. , general manager of Republic Services' Forward Landfill.

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  9. SADIF Analytics releases new summary due diligence report for Republic Services, Inc.Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | PR-inside.com

    Ilhavo, Portugal - SADIF Investment Analytics, announces a new summary due diligence report covering Republic Services, Inc. . The report uses SADIF's powerful StockMarks stock rating system and contains important analysis for any current or potential Republic Services, Inc. investor.

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  10. Oldcastle Stormwater Solutions 'Perk Filter' Receives Approval From Virginia DEQRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Water Online

    Oldcastle Stormwater Solutions' "Perk Filter", a stormwater media filtration device, received approval for use to meet the new water quality design requirements of the Virginia Stormwater Management Program by the State of Virginia's Department of Environmental Quality on September 4, 2014. The review and approval process required submission of a Manufactured Treatment Device Registration form, Maintenance Manual, and a Technical Evaluation Report of a field monitoring study used for approval of the Perk Filter under the Washington Department of Ecology TAPE protocol.

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  11. Federal Agencies Announce 5-Year Great Lakes Restoration Action PlanRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Water Online

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy recently released a new Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan that lays out steps that federal agencies will take during the next five years to protect water quality, control invasive species and restore habitat in the largest surface fresh water system in the world. McCarthy, who chairs the federal Great Lakes Interagency Task Force, released the plan at a meeting of Great Lakes Mayors in Chicago.

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  12. Council Puts a Wrap on Trash ConflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Oakland Post

    The Oakland City Council declared a victory and a truce this week in the month-long garbage conflict with Texas-based Waste Management, the nation's largest trash hauler, which was determined to force the city back into a billion dollar contact that the company had lost to a small local firm. As a result of the council decision, which divides the contract between Waste Management and the local company, California Waste Solution , WM has agreed to drop its lawsuits against the city and to halt its divisive referendum campaign to force a special election to overturn the council's decision.

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  13. Raising a stink over sludgeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Hopewell News

    Baltimore-based company Synagro Technologies is facing opposition on its proposed plan to spread industrial waste, also known as sludge, as fertilizer on farmland in seven Virginia counties, including Prince George. While advocates of the product state there is overwhelming evidence showing decades of usage of sludge with no negative effects to the environment, wildlife, or health of those around it, others against the usage of this sludge say its toxic, causes health problems, and is detrimental to the environment.

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  14. Proposed ban on new large hog farms in Buffalo River watershed punted today in Public HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Arkansas Times

    A proposed ban on new controlled animal feeding operations in the Buffalo River watershed was on the agenda in Public Health today, but the committee decided not to take action today, instead taking up the matter in a joint hearing with the Agriculture committee. No date has been set; it will likely be a full-day hearing with testimony from both sides.

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  15. San Marcos says water system is lead-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    After detecting elevated lead readings in the city's water earlier this month, San Marcos officials say recent test results show the lead is no longer in the system. The latest results come from tests completed on Sept.

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  16. Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc Buys 200 SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc acquired 200 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 22nd. The stock was purchased at an average price of $39.15 per share, for a total transaction of $7,830.00.

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  17. Insider Buying: Casella Waste Systems COO Buys 1,000 Shares of StockRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Casella Waste Systems COO Edwin D. Johnson purchased 1,000 shares of Casella Waste Systems stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 25th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $3.96 per share, for a total transaction of $3,960.00.

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  18. Report Published: "Stericycle, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A),...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | PR-inside.com

    Project Description: MarketLines' Stericycle, 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 Stericycle, Inc. since January 2007. Scope: * Provides intelligence on Stericycle, Inc.'s M&A, strategic partnerships and alliances, capital raising and private equity transactions.

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  19. Steelyard Apartments project in east Bricktown moving onto next phase of developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | NewsOK.com

    Almost two years of contaminated dirt clean-up is complete and the next phase of work on the Steelyard Apartments in east Bricktown is set to begin with removal of old storm sewers and reconstruction of Sheridan Avenue. Steve Lackmeyer is a reporter and columnist who started his career at The Oklahoman in 1990.

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  20. Insider Buying: Cascade Investment Llc Buys 302,200 Shares of Republic Services StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc acquired 302,200 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 23rd. The shares were purchased at an average price of $39.14 per share, with a total value of $11,828,108.00.

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