Tag: Government Solutions

Waste-to-Energy Issues In Flux

Waste-to-energy issues have become more prominent as of late.  I have been following proposed and final laws at the national, state, and local levels. For example, EPA has requested information on ‘‘Collection of Information on Anaerobic Digestion Facilities Processing Wasted Food to support EPA’s Sustainable Food Management Programs’’ . In the notice, EPA touts diverting […]

Insights from Washington—Part 2

As part of my update from my D.C. trip, I promised to provide insights from my meetings.  During my visit, there was predictably a lot of talk surrounding the economy.  Here are some brief nuggets of information I received on the economy and jobs: There is a “new normal” explanation regarding where the US economy […]

EPA Requests Public Input on Hazardous Waste Operations

Does your facility generate, treat, store or dispose of hazardous wastes?  If so, take the time to read and comment on EPA’s revision to “Waste Analysis at Facilities That Generate, Treat, Store, and Dispose of Hazardous Wastes: A Guidance Manual.” The guidance manual was last updated in 1994. The current version of the guidance manual […]