- Federal bill would put a lid on transport of city trash. Lipowicz, Alice // Crain's New York Business;9/19/94, Vol. 10 Issue 38, p14
Reports effects of probable approval of legislation to allow states to block out-of-state trash on New York. Information on export of waste by New York; Views of New York City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. on waste management; Other measures under consideration by House; Functions of...
- California Strives to Reach 50 Percent. Bloc, Dave // BioCycle;Feb2000, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p39
Discusses the impact of Assembly Bill 939 on California's tremendous rise in recycling and waste diversion rates. Ways to reach the fifty percent diversion goal set by the bill; Assessment of the waste management programs of California jurisdictions by the California Integrated Waste Management...
- Avon Park Sees Savings on Tipping Fees from Trucking Waste. // Solid Waste Report;11/2/2015, Vol. 46 Issue 17, p8
The article reports that Avon Park city in Florida is using the Okeechobee County landfill of integrated waste management company Waste Management Inc., highlighting its impact to the city's savings on tipping fees from trucking waste.
- Flow controls' finer points. Shanoff, Barry // World Wastes;Sep97, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p66
Examines a lawsuit over an ordinance in Hennepin County, Minnesota, that requires locally generated waste to be delivered to county-designated transfer stations or processing facilities. Claims on the ordinance's restrictive impact to interstate commerce; Appeals court's ruling on the case;...
- Open spaces appealing, but if you are caught dumping, prepare to pay. Moore, Thomas // Las Vegas Business Press;3/20/95, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p11
Reports on legal issues concerning illegal dumping in Las Vegas, Nevada. Application of the Nevada Revised Statute 444.635 for offenders of illegal dumping; Investigation process of illegal dumping; Assistance provided by concerned citizens to help alleviate the waste disposal problem in Las Vegas.
- Ideas clash at N.J. meeting. Greczyn, Mary // Waste News;10/13/97, Vol. 3 Issue 22, p1
Reports that waste industry representatives in New Jersey opposed opposed new regulations and emergency rules issued by the United States Department of Environmental Protection in 1997. Why the rules were met with opposition; Impact of the regulations on homeowners in New Jersey.
- N.Y. removes ban on waste cans. Johnson, Jim // Waste News;04/20/98, Vol. 3 Issue 49, p26
Focuses on the lifting of a seven-year ban in New York state, which relate to travelers having to carry out their trash from rest stops and picnic areas. Reference to the return of trash cans to the state's rest stops along interstate highways; Comments from Joseph H. Boardman, commissioner of...
- State legislative roundup. // Waste News;07/20/98, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p12
Presents information on legislative issues pertaining to waste management in the United States. Information on the passing of seven waste related bills for 1998, in California; Details on waste management legislation in Iowa; Reference to the passing of S.B.827 in Missouri which eliminates an...
- Cutting losses. // Waste News;09/07/98, Vol. 4 Issue 17, p8
Editorial. Discusses the difficulties associated with medical waste companies gaining relief regarding medical waste packaging and transport regulations. Reason for the difficulties facing the companies; Examination of the regulations.