You don’t have to watch Adult Swim or be a fan of their TV show Mr. Pickles to know that with Exodus and Municipal Waste sharing a bill, the result is going to be “Thrashtacular.” Well that’s precisely what Sunday’s show at San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom shaped up to be. Show More Summary
U.S. cities have been burning municipal solid waste since the 1880s. For the first century, it was a way to get rid of trash. Today advocates have rebranded it as an environmentally friendly energy source.
Courts tend to uphold federal and state laws that preempt cities and municipalities from enacting local bans on practices such as fracking.
'Mr. Pickles Thrash-tacular featuring Exodus and Municipal Waste' brings two thrash bands together to celebrate the new season of Adult Swim's animated series 'Mr. Pickles.' Continue reading…
Voter turnout in Venezuela’s municipal elections was low as many considered the results a foregone conclusion: domination by President Nicolás Maduro and his party.
Beirut- People and municipalities have resorted to burning garbage in Lebanon as a result of government mismanagement and it may badly damage the health of nearby residents, Human Rights Watch said on Friday. The waste crisis erupted in 2015 when the Lebanese authorities closed the main landfill site near Beirut, having arranged no alternative. Large […]
More than 100 mayors and other municipal officials have urged Canada's environment minister not to allow burial of nuclear waste near Lake Huron. Ontario Power Generation wants to permanently store … Click to Continue »
An intense crackdown by Chinese regulators on imported foreign waste destined to be recycled has had an impact on businesses and municipalities around the world.
The renowned drummer speaks with us about River Black, Burnt By the Sun, Brain Tentacles, Municipal Waste, and more. You can also catch River Black at two upcoming shows. Continue reading…
Food scraps. Okay, those aren't the first words that come to mind when you think about the environment. But 22 percent of the municipal solid waste dropped into landfills or incinerators in the U.S. is, in fact, food that could be put to better use through composting and soil enrichment.
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According to UPS, the relationship it has built with TerraCycle has resulted in at least 40 million pounds of waste diverted from municipal landfills since 2012.
Heavy rain in Chiapas means even more solid waste pollution in the Grijalva river and the Sumidero Canyon, where 29 cubic meters of trash, close to 22 tonnes, are being FULL STORY The post River a garbage dump for 15 municipalities appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Also: watch GWAR's Beefcake the Mighty "kill" Silverstein's bassist on stage. Continue reading…
Researchers from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid suggest a new methodology to assess the environmental impact of the containers used for the collection of urban waste.
As researchers working on the sustainable management of urban waste, we are deeply concerned about developing countries' escalating production of municipal solid waste and of construction and demolition debris. Dump-site landslides have killed at least 220 people over the past 18 months in Shenzhen, China,
An 18-wheel municipal waste truck with the green light T-boned the sedan, leaving the car a mangled wreck.
Kathy Griffin's photoshoot with a beheaded Trump has seen her facing a lot of scrutiny, from The President of the United States of America to GWAR, who point out that they did it first. Now her attorney has used GWAR, Marilyn Manson,...Show More Summary
Many Americans don’t know where their trash goes after tossing it. Out of sight, out of mind. They don’t know where their municipal landfill is located or that an incinerator is nearby, ready to burn their waste. That disconnect makes it easy for Americans to discard waste, especially if they’re never forced to confront it. This is a serious problem. Show More Summary
Plastics make up a large percentage of municipal solid waste that inhabit landfills.