Families Living Inside Indonesia’s Largest Landfill


It’s one of those headlines you can’t ignore: “People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in its Own Trash.” The Huffington Post recently published an in-depth report about Bantar Gebang, Indonesia’s largest landfill, and the villages that are crammed against its compressed trash mounds. As many as 3,000 families live within the footprint … More Families Living Inside Indonesia’s Largest Landfill

Why Some Landfills are Becoming Privatized, While Others Remain Public


Nearly half of landfills today are privately owned, with industry controlling 85 to 90 percent of permitted capacity. Increasingly, more municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills are becoming privatized, now controlling the bulk of waste in the U.S. Today, about half of them are privately owned, with industry controlling 85 to 90 percent of permitted capacity, … More Why Some Landfills are Becoming Privatized, While Others Remain Public

Crook County Landfill Manager Job Opening Announcement


Crook County Oregon’s Landfill Manager Job is available and applications are now being accepted. Click HERE to apply now! About Crook County Crook County is located in the center of the state, approximately three hours from Portland, Salem, Corvallis and Eugene.  Bend, the largest city in central Oregon, is approximately 40 minutes away. Geographically Crook … More Crook County Landfill Manager Job Opening Announcement