Category: landfill news

  • Gas Cell Park on the Yaphank, NY Landfill Begins Operations

    The Yaphank Gas Cell Park on the City of Brookhaven landfill is open, producing 7.4 megawatts of power from three SureSource 3000 carbonate gasoline cell energy crops, Supervisor Ed Romaine introduced. In line with Brookhaven Township, the gasoline cell facility will present steady dependable electrical energy to the Lengthy Island Energy Authority (LIPA) system in […]

  • SCS Engineers Wins a Main Contract with the County of San Diego, CA to Present OM&M Service on 10 Closed Landfills within the Area

    SCS Discipline Companies, the operations, monitoring, and upkeep (OM&M) apply of SCS Engineers continues over 25-years of assist for the County of San Diego following a aggressive bid course of for a yearly contract with 4 possibility years. The environmental agency gives complete landfill companies for ten closed landfills within the area. Landfills include advanced subsurface […]

  • Dissecting Elevated Temperature Landfill Mysteries

    Arlene Karidis    In 2006, a Northeast Ohio landfill found a curious and regarding prevalence—temperatures rising contained in the waste mound. As well as, the identical improvement was discovered over the following a number of years at a number of extra websites. At first, there was concern that the elevated temperatures had been as a […]

  • New Hampshire Home Panel Tackles Billls on Landfills, Waste Discount

    Waste administration was entrance and middle on the New Hampshire Legislature, with public hearings on prolonged producer accountability and siting new landfills. Jan. 18 was a marathon of public hearings on landfills on the Home Surroundings and Agriculture Committee. There was a public listening to on HB 1420. The invoice would block any new landfill permits […]

  • A Current Enlargement at Vermont’s Solely Landfill Might Be its Final. What Occurs Subsequent?

    Casella Waste Methods, Inc., which owns Vermont’s solely landfill, plans to construct three extra cells. Once they’re full, round 22 years from now, nobody’s certain the place the state’s waste will go.  “There are web site limitations with future expansions at Coventry,” stated Matt Chapman, director of the Division of Environmental Conservation’s waste administration division. […]

  • EPA to Evaluate Cleanups at 14 New England Superfund Websites this 12 months

    The EPA will conduct complete critiques of accomplished cleanup work at 14 Nationwide Precedence Listing (NPL) Superfund websites, together with three federal services, in New England this yr. The websites, situated in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island, will endure a legally required 5-12 months Evaluate to make sure that earlier remediation efforts […]

  • Charah Options Acquires Cheswick Producing Station and Associated Services from GenOn for Sustainable Environmental Remediation and Redevelopment of Properties

    Charah® Options, Inc. has introduced that it has entered right into a binding settlement to accumulate the Cheswick Producing Station, the Lefever Ash Landfill and the Monarch Wastewater Therapy Facility from GenOn and can start environmental remediation and sustainable redevelopment of the Pennsylvania properties upon closing. The asset buy settlement with GenOn was signed in December […]

  • Anaergia Commissions Facility in California that Creates Renewable Pure Gasoline from Wastewater and Meals Waste

    Anaergia Inc. declares that its subsidiary SoCal Biomethane will formally fee operations on the Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority (VVWRA) facility in Victorville, California. The ability is the primary wastewater therapy plant in California to inject renewable pure fuel comprised of each wastewater solids and meals waste right into a utility pipeline. The Anaergia subsidiary upgraded […]

  • Tennessee Invoice Would Require Native Officers’ Approval for Ageing Landfill Expansions

    Native mayors and legislative our bodies would get a say in whether or not getting older landfills are allowed to broaden beneath a invoice launched by a pair of Republican lawmakers who symbolize components of Rutherford County, the place a dispute over widening the Center Level landfill continues. The invoice by Rep. Bryan Terry and Sen. […]

  • Lawmakers Endorse Invoice that Would Finish Loophole Permitting Out-of-State Waste into Maine’s State Landfill

    Maine lawmakers are one step nearer to closing a loophole that enables development and demolition waste from different states to finish up on the state-owned landfill in Previous City. The Surroundings and Pure Assets Committee voted 11-1 to suggest a proposal that might finish these exemptions. It’ll now be thought of by the complete Legislature. The […]

  • Norridgewock, ME Landfill Growth Strikes Ahead

    A 48-acre growth of the Crossroads Landfill in Norridgewock is ready to maneuver ahead after the Maine Board of Environmental Safety in late January denied an attraction by the Conservation Legislation Basis that may have halted or altered the venture. The Legislation Basis had requested the board to reverse the ultimate licensing determination of the Maine […]

  • Hilliard Recreation and Parks Division in Ohio Taking over A number of Recycling Initiatives

    The Hilliard Recreation and Parks Division is pondering large with regards to the atmosphere in 2022. “It’s in our nature to care about parks, however we wished to take our efforts to a different stage this yr,” division director Ed Merritt mentioned. “We have now at all times thought of the atmosphere when planning our packages, […]

  • How One NYC Development Firm Saved 96% of its Waste from the Landfill

    The development business generates lots of waste. Development and demolition create greater than 600 million tons of waste particles yearly within the U.S., in line with Environmental Safety Company figures from 2018. That’s twice as a lot because the municipal waste collected from houses and companies in cities. As a 40-year veteran of the business, […]

  • Island Inexperienced Dwelling to Recycle Ocean andLandfill-Certain Plastic with PADNOS

    With U.S. Virgin Islands dignitaries sharing within the celebration, non-profit Island Inexperienced Dwelling Affiliation in partnership with PADNOS, formally launched their groundbreaking program to jumpstart the recycling of single-use plastics on St. John. The Ocean-Certain Plastics Recycling Program, a primary for the island, will permit RINSED #1, 2 and 5 plastics to be reclaimed and […]

  • Lansing, MI’s First Renewable Pure Fuel Facility Opened

    International sustainable vitality producer EDL and key projectstakeholders bp, Shoppers Power and Granger Waste Companies welcomed the beginning of operations on the Wooden Street Renewable Pure Fuel (RNG) Facility. The landfill gasoline to RNG facility is the primary of its variety in Lansing, Michigan. EDL Chief Govt Officer James Harman mentioned,“Changing waste gases from landfill […]

  • City of Derry, NH Strikes Ahead with New Photo voltaic Array on City Landfill

    The Derry, New Hampshire City Council has finalized the contracts for a brand new 2.2 MW photo voltaic array to be developed by Encore Renewable Vitality that can be one of many largest photo voltaic arrays within the state. Encore will finance, design, assemble, set up, function, and preserve the two.2 MW floor mounted photo […]

  • Athens Companies Meets Los Angeles Landfill Discount Targets

    Athens Companies has reached a significant milestone by assembly targets set by the Metropolis of Los Angeles to cut back the quantity of waste despatched to landfills. The Los Angeles Sanitation and Setting Division (LASAN) reported the ends in its 2020 recycLA Progress report. Beneath recycLA, the town’s waste and recycling program goals to attain “zero […]

  • NWRA Seeks Aid from CERCLA Legal responsibility for PFAS at Landfills

    NWRA joined with SWANA in a letter to the management of the Senate Setting and Public Works, Home Transportation and Infrastructure, and Home Vitality and Commerce committees urging Congress to supply the municipal stable waste trade with a slender exemption from sure provisions of the Complete Environmental Response, Compensation, and Legal responsibility Act (CERCLA). NWRA […]

  • New Hampshire Approves Growth Plan for Mount Carberry Landfill

    New Hampshire’s Division of Environmental Providers has accepted the growth of the Mt. Carberry landfill, extending its life till at the least 2041. With the present landfill anticipated to succeed in capability in 2026-2027, the Androscoggin Valley Regional Refuse and Disposal District filed a allow modification to increase the landfill, including nearly 5 million cubic […]

  • Maine Approves Enlargement Plan for Mount Carberry Landfill

    Maine’s Division of Environmental Companies has authorized the enlargement of the Mt. Carberry landfill, extending its life till no less than 2041. With the present landfill anticipated to succeed in capability in 2026-2027, the Androscoggin Valley Regional Refuse and Disposal District filed a allow modification to broaden the landfill, including nearly 5 million cubic yards […]