December 1997
World Wastes;Dec97, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on developments in the refuse disposal industry in the United States as of December 1997. Waste Connections Inc.'s acquisition of a subsidiary and assets of Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI); Continental Paper Recycling's acquisition of BFI assets; Duke Energy Power Services and United American Energy Corp.'s purchase of stake in American Ref-Fuel Co.


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