Spotlight: Summary of Recent Solid Waste and Recycling Industry Reports


Over the past several months, a number of solid waste and recycling industry reports have been released from varied sources. In this post, WIH Resource Group combines highlights from all of them. Recent Forecast by the World Bank In late September, the World Bank Group released a report entitled “What a Waste 2.0: A Global … More Spotlight: Summary of Recent Solid Waste and Recycling Industry Reports

ANSI Z245 Standards for the Waste & Recycling Industries – You Need to Know These


Are you up to speed on the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z245 policies for your operations?  If you are in the solid waste & recycling industries – collections & compactors, transfer stations, landfills, MRFs and / or involved in Safety, you need to know them.  ANSI Z245 standards are national industry standards for waste … More ANSI Z245 Standards for the Waste & Recycling Industries – You Need to Know These

2018 Operation Safe Driver Week Results from Commerical Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)


Operation Safe Driver Week, a safety initiative of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA), aims to call attention to driver behaviors, the main cause of crashes, and combat those behaviors through heightened traffic safety enforcement and educational outreach. Efforts like this are especially important in the waste and recycling industry, which is regularly listed as … More 2018 Operation Safe Driver Week Results from Commerical Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)

WIH Resource Group Identifies $2.5M of Savings Opportunities Through Forensic Assessment


The Business Challenge A leading global insurance company of highly specialized insurance coverage services in the waste and recycling industry, retained WIH Resource Group to conduct a foresenic assessment review of an $11M claim from one of its insured, a waste management company based in North America. The forensic assessment involved reviewing the insured’s claim … More WIH Resource Group Identifies $2.5M of Savings Opportunities Through Forensic Assessment

China Throws the Recycling Scam in the Trash


The opinions and views contained in this article are that of the author and not necessarily that of WIH Resource Group or its employees.  Every branch of government from Washington D.C. to your local town council, has spent a fortune convincing people that recycling is a magical process that turns your old pizza boxes into … More China Throws the Recycling Scam in the Trash