July 2017


Cover Profile

Working in tandem

In Lee County, Florida, the integration of facilities and partners to manage solid waste recovers value from materials while extending landfill life.

Medical Waste

To the rescue

The Sandwich, Massachusetts, fire department says its decision to add medical waste treatment to its services has been an overwhelming success.

Waste To Energy

Playing a part

Sustainable waste management, including energy from waste, is key to achieving goals set forth by the Paris Agreement.

Institutional Waste

Paradigm shift

The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers is changing the way it handles waste, and it's paying off.