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Be safe with waste

Of 132 fatalities in the solid waste industry during 2017, 94 involved a customer or member of the public. That’s 71%! Be a partner in safety when you visit a drop-off center, transfer station, materials recovery facility, household hazardous waste center, or landfill. Here are some thoughts to keep in
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Travel with NO Trash

Nine-year-old Addie and her 13-year-old brother Nathan were more than a little skeptical about their summer vacation. “Most of the time, having teachers for parents is great, but sometimes it’s just strange,” commented Nathan, remembering how he felt at the time. Their parents, Indiana school
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Plastic Soup in the Ocean

How a sea captain’s chance discovery launches a determined quest to save the oceans “It was and is a thin plastic soup, a soup lightly seasoned with plastic flakes, bulked out here and there with ‘dumplings’: buoys, net clumps, floats, crates, and other ‘macro debris,’” writes Capt. Charles Moore. He was recalling
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