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Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) received scholarship funding from the Garbageman's Invitational. Full Story

Waste Pro USA truck driver Andy Perez was awarded a top civilian honor by the City of Miramar, Florida, for helping to save the life of a young child. Full Story

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) worked with U.S. organizations to document and track the collection options across North America. Details

The City of Atlanta is encouraging its residents to take advantage of the city's curbside recycling program. Details

CPIA recently announced year two of its McGillivray Group partnership. Full Story

MSW Consultants recently has been retained to lead a Solid Waste Master Plan in Louisville, Kentucky. Full Story

Keep America Beautiful (KAB) is accepting applications for its 2016 – 2017 National Youth Advisory Council. Details

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