Colton cuts the waste from trash collection
- Both sides happy. Wiley, Walt // Waste News;06/28/99, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p6
Reports that the city of Colton, California, and garbage hauler Taormina Industries Inc. have signed a new refuse disposal contract. Background on the parties' disagreements regarding their previous contract; Details of the contract.
- Republic closes acquisitions. // Waste News;03/10/97, Vol. 2 Issue 42, p6
States that solid-waste acquisitions announced by Florida-based Republic Industries Incorporated, were closed on February 28th, 1997, in light of the fact that Taormina Industries Incorporates was one one of the affected companies. Names of other companies whose acquisitions were closed;...
- Contract raises questions. Wiley, Walt // Waste News;07/06/98, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p12
Looks at a dispute between city officials in Colton, California and the trash disposal company Jack's Disposal, in which the city's officials are insisting that the company stop serving customers belonging to Taormina Industries, the exclusive hauling contractor for the city. Details of the...
- Taormina makes up with Calif. city. // Waste News;08/18/97, Vol. 3 Issue 14, p6
Reports that the city of Colton, California, and Taormina Industries have agreed to resume their working relationship. Efforts by Taormina President Tom Vogt to seek peace between the two parties; What caused the friction between the two parties.
- Calif. hauler picks MRF site. // Waste News;11/24/97, Vol. 3 Issue 28, p6
Reports that the Taormina Industries found a site for a material recovery facility in Colton in compliance with its contract as the hauler of Colton, California. Amount of penalty avoided by the company through its move; Cause for the delay in the company's decision.
- City manager loses job in fraud case. Wiley, Walt // Waste News;07/28/97, Vol. 3 Issue 11, p19
Profiles former chief executive officer of Taormina Industries company, Vincent C. Taormina while focusing on an investigator's report which was made public in Colton, California. Details on Taormina being fired from Taormina Industries; Why he was fired; Indepth look at the report.
- Calif. city backtracks. Wiley, Walt // Waste News;03/23/98, Vol. 3 Issue 45, p6
Reports that Colton City Council disavowed a report on the city's relationship with Taormina Industries Incorporated, which led to the dismissal of a former city manager. Comments from the company's President Tom Vogt; Details on the report.
- Dual fuel trucks come clean in California. Harder, Paul // World Wastes;Dec98, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p8
Reports that Taormina Industries is using refuse trucks with dual-fuel engines that can switch from dual-fuel to diesel. Use of landfill methane gas as an alternative fuel; Solid waste collection and processing of the company; Achievement of combustion ignition.
- ALTERNATIVE FUELS--PART I. Deierlein, Bob // Beverage World;04/15/2001, Vol. 120 Issue 4, p88
Part I. Focuses on the use of alternative fuels. Benefits of using alternative fuels; Alternative fuels which can replace diesel for heavy-duty commercial vehicles; Details on the Dual-fuel engines used by Taormina Industries.