What the Tax Credit Extension Means for the Waste Industry’s Conversion to CNG


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

Issues to Consider for Converting Your Garbage Truck Fleet to Natural Gas


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

Electronic Waste or E-Waste, An Industry Overview – WIH Resource Group


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