We celebrate American Independence Day on the Fourth of July every year. We think of July 4, 1776, as a day that represents the Declaration of Independence and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation. But July 4, 1776 wasn’t the day that the Continental Congress decided to declare independence … More The Story of the Fourth of July
With more demands, and what seems like less time, we are all looking for ways to increase productivity during our work days. Here are 7 simple tips to give you back some control in your work day and help you become more productive. 1. Create a To-Do list Before you start each day, make a … More 7 Tips To Increase Your Productivity
The waste and recycling industry may move more aggressively into compressed natural gas (CNG) trucks, now that federal tax credits for initiatives including alternative fuels have been officially extended by Congress and President Obama. Obama signed the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act (PATH) Dec. 18. The PATH Act includes a broad range of tax … More What the Tax Credit Extension Means for the Waste Industry’s Conversion to CNG
This article looks at the practical implications for waste management firms and organizations, both private and public sectors, for moving their fleets to alternative fuels including what the options are, as well as some of the challenges and the benefits. This Article provides a high level of key issues to consider and “how to” guide on the subject looking at the practical considerations of making the switch including infrastructure. … More Issues to Consider for Converting Your Garbage Truck Fleet to Natural Gas
NYC mayor unveils environmental plan on Earth Day, aims to cut waste by 90 percent by 2030 by WIH Resource Group, Waste Management Consulting Solutions for business and government … More New York Mayor Unveils Environmental Plan on Earth Day 2015
Where do old electronics end up?I just got a new laptop for Christmas and don’t know what to do with my old one. I’ve heard that most electronic waste ends up being exported to Asia, where poor laborers recycle the scrap under unhealthy, unsafe conditions. How do I get rid of my old computer in an environmentally and socially responsible way?
How to dispose of old electronics in a responsible way. … More Electronic Waste or E-Waste, An Industry Overview – WIH Resource Group
Copenhagen Delegates Tire of Rhetoric – Day 10 Roundup. Environmental Leader, The New York Post & WIH Resource Group … More Copenhagen Delegates Tire of Rhetoric – Day 10 Roundup – WIH Resource Group