Tag: waste management

Labelling Hazardous Waste Containers - KY adopts GIR

The Kentucky Division of Waste Management has adopted revisions to the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations that became effective on December 7, 2017.  These revisions affect labelling of hazardous waste containers for Small Quantity Generators (SQG), Large Quantity Generators (LQG), transporters, and Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities (TSDF). For SQGs and LQGs, containers […]

New Energy Star® Portfolio Manager Features

The Energy Star® Portfolio Manager® application has been around for years and is used by thousands of companies to track energy usage. SMG uses the Portfolio Manager® to track energy efficiency of our offices as part of our documentation for Energy Star® Certification.   Now the Portfolio Manager® has been expanded to include water, waste […]

Halloween Fun Continues with Orange Pumpkins Turning Green

Halloween is incomplete without Pumpkins. The pumpkins are delightfully crafted to create jack-o-lanterns.  But within days of Halloween I as I was driving around houses, I noticed that the trash bins by the roadside were full of pumpkins.  The pumpkins had gone straight into household trash causing a huge volume increase in household waste.  This waste can be […]