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November 30, 2018

Sample Zero Waste Resolution for Sonoma County

Share this article using the icons at left, or download the article using the button just under the article window. Referenced Documents: Sonoma County Zero Waste Resolution Request 2018 Sonoma County Zero Waste Initiative Suggestions 2018     Zero Waste Planning    

November 2, 2018

Preventing, Identifying, and Mitigating Elevated Temperature Landfills – ETLF

SCS evaluations of elevated temperature landfills (ETLFs) are backed by years of our professionals’ expertise. Our flyer describes the BMPs you’ll want for your investigation or preventative actions.        

October 19, 2018

SCS Tracer: Risk Mangagement and Safety Qualifications

An in-depth look at SCS Tracer’s specialized services for ammonia-refrigerated warehouses and manufacturing facilities. SCS Tracer, a specialization group of SCS Engineers is financed, equipped, and staffed to handle the air quality and risk management compliance issues confronted by industry today.      

October 17, 2018

Closing Open Dumps

An open dump refers to a land disposal site where solid waste is disposed of in a manner that does not protect the environment, is susceptible to open burning, and is exposed to the elements, vectors, and scavengers. Therefore, closing or upgrading open dumps to a sanitary landfill is a ...

October 3, 2018

What Are We Wasting? Using Waste Characterization Data for Program Planning and Design (PPT Oct 2018)

Bale sorts, waste composition studies, plastics sorts, and other studies are a regular practice for MRFs, municipalities, and reclaimers, as well as other organizations. Although beneficial information is gathered from these sorts and studies, the process is not yet standardized, making it difficult to compare results to make informed ...