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  1. Reno, Nevada, monitoring its recycling contractRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Recycling Today

    In recent financial reports, Waste Management Inc. , Houston, has acknowledged difficulties in generating profits in its recycling operations. Some city officials in Reno, Nevada, are expressing concern that WM may be cutting corners in that area at the city's expense.


  2. 'Crazy' environmental standard could cost Vacaville $7.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    A new environmental standard in place only in California could cost the city $7.5 million - for a standard that a Vacaville official says has been called crazy. "It was politically driven," said Royce Cunningham, director of utilities for the city.


  3. Emcor Group Director Frank T. Macinnis Sells 16,595 SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Emcor Group Director Frank T. Macinnis sold 16,595 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.98, for a total transaction of $746,443.10.


  4. Companies are on the hook for contractors' labor policies, NLRB saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The NLRB ruling could change the operations of high-profile companies such as Wal-Mart, which subcontracts out warehouse work. The NLRB ruling could change the operations of high-profile companies such as Wal-Mart, which subcontracts out warehouse work.


  5. United, Activision Blizzard Rise After Being Added to S&P 500Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Activision Blizzard Inc., the largest U.S. video-game company, rose 7.4 percent after the two companies were added to the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index. statement Thursday from S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, part of McGraw Hill Financial Inc. The company, based in Santa Monica, California, joins Electronic Arts Inc. as one of two game publishers on the index of major U.S. companies.


  6. Activision Blizzard, United Continental Holdings Set to Join the S&P 500Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    Activision Blizzard will replace Pall Corp. in the S&P 500 after the close of trading on . S&P 500 constituent Danaher Corp. is acquiring Pall in a transaction expected to be completed on or about that date pending final approvals.


  7. Approach of Erika Puts Readiness Plans in MotionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    To prepare prior to advancing storms, all residents and businesses should take actions to secure their garbage cans and other recycling and trash containers in a safe location. Remember to tie down or secure all loose items on the property that can become unsafe in high winds.


  8. Republic Services Lowered to "Hold" at ZacksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Republic Services reported solid second-quarter 2015 results with a modest increase in revenues year over year. Quarterly earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by $0.03.


  9. MDEQ: Don't swim in the water off Pass Christian East BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    If you are planning to hit the beach, there is a section of water in the Mississippi Sound that you want to avoid. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality issued a water contact advisory Thursday for Pass Christian East Beach, from Espy Avenue east to Hayden Avenue.


  10. How Craft Beer Brewers Brought Bottle Recycling to MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Yes! Magazine

    ... problem," says Dusti Johnson, a specialist in recycling and market development for Montana's Department of Environmental Quality. But in Big Sky Country, dealing with discarded bottles is enough of a headache that the state just doesn't do it. And ...


  11. Tour of pollinator habitat plantings slated at Pine Tree LandfillRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Casella Waste Systems, with USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service and University of Maine, will host a public tour 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8, at Pine Tree Landfill, 358 Emerson Mill Road.


  12. Sandell Asset Management Scolds "Irresponsible" Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (ETH) In Latest LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Sandell Asset Management , founded and managed by Thomas Sandell , sent a letter yesterday to the Board of Directors of Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. , stating its discontent regarding the company stalling to engage in discussions with the fund. Sandell previously expressed its intentions to nominate a slate of director candidates to stand for election at Ethan Allen's Annual Meeting scheduled for November 24, but the company is not planning to discuss the issue with the investment firm until "later in September after Labor Day".


  13. H2O Innovation: Professional Water Technologies(TM) introduces its new logo and corporate imageRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    H2O Innovation Inc. wishes to make an update on the activities of its specialty chemicals business sector known as Professional Water TechnologiesTM . PWT, a specialist in membrane filtration chemicals and membrane forensics services, is proud to present today its new logo and corporate image.


  14. Clean Harbors Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... on shares of Clean Harbors in a research note on Tuesday, May 26th. Clean Harbors, Inc. is a provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout North America. The Organization operates in six segments: Technical Services, which ...


  15. Neighbors want theme park to connect to Muskegon County wastewater systemRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Grand Haven Tribune

    ... several discharge beds behind the park. The park is seeking re-authorization from the state's Department of Environmental Quality to increase the amount of wastewater it treats and releases into the groundwater. Fruitland Township's board of ...


  16. Water project poised for next big stepRead the original story

    Tuesday | Fluvanna Review

    The James River Water Authority is poised to kick into high gear with the receipt of its draft permit from the Department of Environmental Quality perhaps by the end of the week, Joe Hines from the engineering firm Timmons Group told the JRWA Board of Directors at its meeting Tuesday afternoon . "We're right on the one-yard line getting ready to punch this thing into the end zone," Hines told the group.


  17. Smoke from wildfires could delay Montana football gamesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Some Montana sports teams have moved practice indoors and could be forced to delay games because of air quality alerts. The Flathead Beacon reports that the Montana Department of Environmental Quality has issued alerts in Flathead, Lake, Lincoln, Glacier and Sanders counties due to smoky conditions.


  18. PMFG (PMFG) Issues Quarterly Earnings ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... low emissions burner and related combustion systems. It operates in two segments: Process Products and Environmental Systems. The Process Products segment produces specialized systems and products that remove contaminants from gases and liquids. The ...


  19. CONNECT: Why restaurants aren't deploying beaconsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Pizza Marketplace

    Although some restaurant chains, including McDonald's , are exploring beacon technology, most are still trying to figure out how and when to use it. A panel last week at Networld Media Group's CONNECT Mobile Innovation Summit in Chicago discussed beacon technology's role with restaurateurs and retailers today.


  20. Weather Watch: Ozone action day issued for Austin areaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

    Thursday's forecast for Austin : The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has issued an ozone action day alert for the Austin metro area. According to the TCEQ, atmospheric conditions will increase the chances of high levels of ozone air pollution.