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ATLANTA – St. Johns County and the City of Jacksonville, will each receive a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reimburse costs incurred for debris removal following Hurricane Matthew in October 2016. Combined, the grants total mo
Waste360
5/21/2018

Zero waste, incineration and visions for the city’s landfill are at the heart of the debate.

How does food get on a plate? Unless you’re growing it yourself, that food may have had a long, complex journey before it arrived on your fork. That long trail all too often results in a lot of food wasted and lost along the way. The UN Food and Agr
Wastedive
5/21/2018

The use of specialized, nonconforming parts for standard repairs contributes to the shortened lifespan of devices and, in turn, e-waste. 
Wastedive
5/21/2018

Stericycle and Clean Harbors were also represented on the broader Fortune 1000 list.

This year's Glasgow Coffee Festival, the biggest event of its kind in Scotland, had a simple policy that saved tens of thousands of disposable cups from entering the environment. The festival implemented a total ban on single-use cups – and by doing
Gaurdian
5/21/2018

Scores of retailer’s own-brand items will have no date label in drive to reduce food wasteTesco will scrap “confusing” best before dates on nearly 70 fresh fruit and vegetable products in its latest move to reduce food waste.Shoppers will no longer

Something strange is going on with the 2020 Republican National Convention. Cities all across the country are furiously competing for the right not to host it. The Republican National Committee’s original deadline for bids was Feb. 28, and the silen

Linda Williams of VITEMA has tips for weathering the next storm. Linda Williams, VITEMA’s Emergency Operations Center supervisor for St. John, had words of advice for those who stopped by her booth at the Hurricane Preparedness Fair Saturday afterno

Billionaire Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich was left in limbo this week after his U.K. visa expired, as British authorities have not yet granted him a new one. Though it’s unclear why a new visa was not immediately issued, the move follows c



BIG designs a high-end tiny house that goes off-grid

BIG designs a high-end tiny house that goes


Nicaraguan Protesters Refuse to Back Sown as Ortega Talks Continue

Nicaraguan Protesters Refuse to Back Sown as


Number PledgeLessPlastic O’Donovan Certification & Helistrat Contract

Number PledgeLessPlastic O’Donovan Certification &


Plastics, other garbage found in ocean trench nearly 11 kilometres below surface

Plastics, other garbage found in ocean trench