Industry Watch

Industry Watch
New Hires¦ New Products ¦RFPs¦ Announcements

Gary Freel of the City of Ames, Iowa, recently retired. Full Story

The change to weekly recycling collection in the City of Middleton, WI, has increased recycling levels. Details

Gershman, Brickner & Bratton recently announced the promotion of Christopher A. Lund, P.E., P.S.S., to Senior Vice President. Full Story  

SCS Engineers is proud to announce that its Construction Division, SCS Field Services, is the recipient of the Texas SWANA Jimmy Huff Safety Award. Full Story

Keep America Beautiful is now accepting applications for its National Youth Advisory Council. Details

The new Prince William County Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Facility was placed into service on March 25, 2015. Full story

Ecoverse held its first showcase in Cleveland, Ohio. Details

Machinex Technologies will launch its new optical sorting machine at WasteExpo in Las Vegas, Nevada. Full Story

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