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2012-07-18 18:20:22

NEW YORK, July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Atlantic Waste Holdings II, L.P., a Highstar Capital portfolio company, today announced that it has reached an agreement to purchase Veolia ES Solid Waste, Inc. from Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp. Star Atlantic will combine its existing investments in Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. and Interstate Waste Services, Inc. with the acquired Veolia operations. The combined business, which will operate as Advanced Disposal Services,...

2012-07-18 10:22:24

LAFAYETTE, Calif., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zero Waste Energy (ZWE) announces the development of two semi-mobile anaerobic digestion (AD) plant facilities throughout the State of California utilizing their SmartFerm technology. The proposed installation of these SmartFerm facilities in Napa and Monterey counties are part of Zero Waste Energy's visionary strategy to transform the way communities, businesses, and municipalities in the world's eighth-largest economy manage organic...

2012-07-18 10:22:05

HATFIELD, Pa., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Franke has introduced five new waste disposers engineered to use less energy and produce faster, finer grinds for the ultimate in environmentally friendly, septic-safe kitchen waste management. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120718/PH41942 ) Discerning homeowners can choose from five new Franke waste disposers that deliver exceptional performance and energy efficiency: FWD100, a 1 HP continuous feed model; FWD75, a 3/4 HP...

2012-07-11 02:22:22

VANCOUVER, Wash., July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GreenDrop Recycling Stations are showing up in all the right places. Royal Oaks Country Club is the first golf course to take advantage of GreenDrop Recycling Stations. They chose GreenDrop Stations to reduce their environmental impact. The Stations reinforce Royal Oaks' eco-conscience effort to increase recycling and composting initiatives as well as landfill diversion rates within their club. GreenDrop Recycling Stations reduce landfill...

2012-06-21 02:21:54

Agreements Mark 5(th) and 6(th) in Western Canada CALGARY, June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Ridgeline Energy Services Inc. (TSX-V: RLE) (OTCQX: RGDEF) ("Ridgeline" or the "Company") announces that Ridgeline GreenFill Inc. ("RGI"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ridgeline Energy Services, has entered into two new commercial agreements; one with Big Country Waste Management Commission ("BCWMC") and its municipal landfill site near Youngstown, Alberta; another with Southwest Waste Management...

2012-06-20 06:21:39

GENEVA, Ohio, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Green energy will soon be helping to power homes, following Waste Management's announcement today on the groundbreaking of a gas-to-electric facility at Geneva Landfill in Ashtabula County, Ohio. Once construction is completed, Waste Management Geneva Landfill's gas plant is designed to generate 6.4 megawatts of electricity, enough to power over 6,000 homes. The plant will be operational by the end of this year. Methane gas, which is produced in...

2012-06-15 06:21:55

LENOX, Mich., June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management announced today that the company has completed construction of its new gas-to-energy plant at the Pine Tree Acres Renewable Energy Facility in Lenox. The plant helps power approximately 12,000 Michigan homes and has created positions for five newly hired staff. "Waste Management is committed to the investments and innovative technology required to bring a state-of-the-art facility like this to Macomb County communities," said Chuck...

2012-06-15 02:26:12

ATLANTA, June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenworld Development Inc. (OTCBB: GREW) has signed a Framework Agreement to perfect a joint venture with Green Mountain Management LLC, owners of a 1525-acre landfill facility in Birmingham, AL. This (Alabama's premier solid waste facility) is licensed to take in 25,000 tons per day (approximately 9,000,000 ton per annum) of municipal solid waste, construction and demolition debris, industrial waste and approved special waste. The facility has...

2012-06-15 02:23:13

ATLANTA, June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenworld Development Inc. (OTCBB: GREW) has signed a Framework Agreement to perfect a joint venture with Green Mountain Management LLC, owners of a 1525-acre landfill facility in Birmingham, AL. This (Alabama's premier solid waste facility) is licensed to take in 25,000 tons per day (approximately 9,000,000 ton per annum) of municipal solid waste, construction and demolition debris, industrial waste and approved special waste. The facility has...

2012-06-12 02:22:11

New environmental claim validation service recognizes companies that take a leadership role in reducing the amount of waste sent to landfills MARIETTA, Ga., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UL Environment, a business unit of UL, announced today a series of new environmental claim validation service offerings designed to help companies communicate and promote their efforts to reduce landfill waste. UL Environment's Zero Waste to Landfill, Virtually Zero Waste to Landfill, and...