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Intelivert recently announced the Scribe for OSHA app in the Apple iTunes store. The free app guides safety professionals through the recently updates OSHA notification and reporting process.Full Story

Burns & McDonnell served as an advisor to the City of Dallas for its new recycling facility. Details

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) office that oversees the superfund program and solid and hazardous waste will soon change its name, from the Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response to the Office of Land and Emergency Management (OLEM), to reflect its mission.

The Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) recently awarded a historic eight scholarships to students with an interest in solid waste management issues. Full Story

Gershman, Brickner & Bratton announced that 12 firms responded to the Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) Request for Proposals issued with their assistance. Details

EREF awarded three research grants for solid waste research. Full Story

The Carton Council announced, in honor of America Recycles Day, that more 65.2 million U.S. households can recycle food and beverage cartons in residential recycling programs. Details

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