Tag: waste container

A waste container is a container for temporarily storing waste, and is usually made out of metal or plastic.

Residential Organics Recycling: Discard, Storage, and Set-Out

Residential Organics Recycling: Discard, Storage, and Set-Out

Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), municipalities are liable for hazardous waste contained in the municipal solid waste generated in their jurisdictions. Broadly, municipalities are “arrangers” under the law and “potentially responsible parties” for Superfund cleanup. (The most-cited case is B. F. Goodrich Company v. Murtha,

Wastequip Partners with Compology to Offer Roll-Off Container Monitoring Solution

Wastequip Partners with Compology to Offer Roll-Off Container Monitoring Solution

Charlotte, NC—June 22, 2016—Wastequip announced that it has reached a partnership agreement with Compology, a San Francisco-based waste technology company that provides waste container tracking and monitoring solutions.

Under the agreement, Wastequip has exclusive rights to Compology sensors sold on new roll-off containers purchased through Wastequip. The agreement allows Wastequip customers

Discard, Storage and Set-Out

Discard, Storage and Set-Out

Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), municipalities are liable for hazardous waste contained in the municipal solid waste generated in their jurisdictions. Broadly, municipalities are “arrangers” under the law and “potentially responsible parties” for Superfund cleanup. (The most-cited case is B. F. Goodrich Company v. Murtha,

Otto Launches Online Outlet

CHARLOTTE, NC, April 2014 – Otto Environmental Systems North America, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its online outlet, www.otto-outlet.com. The Otto Outlet provides businesses and municipalities with the chance to scoop up a deal on overstock carts and recycling bins, containers with logo overruns & cart parts.

Clearing the Air

Clearing the Air

The industry has to look closely at waste and its byproducts…and the issues they create. The biggest issue is an increased awareness of dust and odor, believes Dana Pack, marketing, Fogco Systems Inc. Complaints from an encroaching urban population have resulted in mandates to control the problems, although increased urban

Going Commercial

“Time is money” goes the old saying. Nowhere is that more true than in commercial waste collection operations. Collection costs can account for 50% to 70% of a solid waste operational budget. With that large a budget, any increases in operational efficiency (measured as dollars per ton mile of waste

Hanging in There

Unquestionably, the onslaught of the current recession, along with volatile gasoline prices and the stubborn doldrums of the recycling market, has hurt the entire recycling community. But nowhere has this triumvirate hit harder than in rural communities, particularly those in the Midwestern, Southern, and Mountain states. Without a real safety

The Workhorses of Waste

It’s been said that the cowboys working the range would pamper their mustangs and often neglect their own comfort for the sake of their workhorses. They made sure that the horses got clean water while the cowboys drank brackish water. The horses were given sweet grass to eat while their

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