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October 8, 2021

Dump fixes solved odor problems in another Virginia town, Herald Courier, Oct. 6, 2021

A landfill gas collection system, commonly termed GCCS, and odor neutralizers are credited with resolving odor issues at multiple Virginia landfills.   Landfill Resource Materials and Educational Videos Staying Ahead of Odor Management at Solid Waste Facilities to Avoid Ramifications The who, what, when, where, and why of measuring ...

October 5, 2021

MSW Characterization Study In Wisconsin, BioCycle, Oct 2021

Based on the results, the DNR estimates that in 2020, Wisconsinites threw away 490,300 tons of these recyclable materials with an estimated market value of more than $76 million. “We want to encourage everyone to take advantage of their local recycling program. The recycling industry in Wisconsin is very ...

October 1, 2021

Energy industries using HDPE liners for flowback water evaporation/recycling ponds, Geosynthetics Magazine, Oct. 2021

In his article in Geosynthetic News, Neil Nowak writes in detail about three sites in Wyoming, Utah, and Texas that are evaporating or recycling water in geomembrane-lined ponds. Nowak’s article demonstrates the successful use of black high-density polyethylene (HDPE) liners to increase evaporation over clay or unlined ponds and ...

September 30, 2021

CDRA Member Spotlight: Tracie Bills of SCS Engineers

Tracie Bills discusses recycling and recovery opportunities and trends with the Construction & Demotion Recycling Association.    

September 28, 2021

Iowa DNR sets meeting on new approach to waste management, Sep. 28, 2021

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is transitioning to a new solid waste management system for the state after nearly 40 years of “relatively little change” in the laws. Now contracting with SCS Engineers, the new system would manage the entire “life cycle” of materials – including design, raw ...