#Hazardous Materials

Fremont Tribune

WATCH NOW: Fremont first responders get hazardous material training experience

Various Fremont agencies put their response skills to the test as they worked through training exercises with the Nebraska National Guard this week. On Tuesday and Thursday, the National Guard’s 72nd Civil Support Team worked with first responders on a series of hazardous materials incident scenarios at the Fremont Splash Station and Fremont Family YMCA.
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City of Seguin giving residents a chance to spruce up this Fall

(Seguin) – The city of Seguin is giving you an opportunity to get rid of those unwanted items around your home during Saturday’s Fall Clean-Up event being held in the Seguin Coliseum parking lot. Jennifer Sourdellia, the public information officer for the city of Seguin, says the city hosts clean-up...

Mon County to offer e-cycling event for residents Saturday

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — The Monongalia County Solid Waste Authority will partner with PC Renewal to hold an electronics e-cycle event from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Saturday at Sam’s Club, University Town Centre. Monongalia County residents may properly recycle and dispose of electronics. E-cycling old or replaced electronics keeps hazardous materials out of the environment, provides space for non-recyclable items at the landfill, extends the life of the landfill, and keeps manufacturers from using raw materials.
Cadillac News

89,000 pounds of hazardous waste and counting

CADILLAC — It’s disturbing to consider about what might have become of nearly 45 tons of hazardous materials dropped off during the last couple of years at the Cadillac Wastewater Treatment Plant. Would those materials still be taking up space at homes in the Cadillac area? Left by the curb...

Chillicothe / Livingston Co Hazardous Household Material Drop-off

The Chillicothe Municipal Utilities Fall Household Hazardous Materials drop-off will be October 2nd. Troy Figg from CMU Refuse Department explained about the items they will collect. The drop-off is at the old pellet building on Brunswick Street. Hours are 9:00 am to Noon. This is a drive-up collection. You drive...

Death Stranding Throw Cargo: How to toss packages and containers

Throwing cargo in Death Stranding can turn your packages into a weapon. A quick toss can take down an enemy, or be a great way to dispose of some hazardous materials. Also, it’s just plain fun. However, tossing cargo in Death Stranding isn’t as simple as just pressing a button. Instead, it requires a combination of controls and timing that might not be readily apparent to most players.

Citywide Clean Up Day set for Oct. 2

City of Hiawatha Clean-Up Day is set for Saturday, Oct. 2 the City Public Works property at 912 Hiawatha. Items will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hamilton Recycling will NOT be shredding or recycling this year. Each household will be allowed one pickup load, one carload, or...
Recycling Today

RecycleForce combines good causes

Starting in 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana-based RecycleForce has employed and trained more than 2,000 individuals returning from incarceration in managing hazardous materials in electronic scrap, litter abatement and factory clean outs. The robust non-profit materials recovery company is a link between the flow of surplus and used products, workers who need...

All drains lead to the sea - Clean Sailors on greywater

When we wash dishes, take a shower, brush our teeth and clean our boats, guess where our wastewater ends up? Yup, the sea. So, let's talk about 'greywater'. It's the term used for the dirty water discharged from our sinks, baths, showers and, on land, our washing machines. When we...
Longview News-Journal

Answer Line: City will look at possible future hazardous waste events

QUESTION: I was reading my paper late this (past Saturday morning) and was glad to see the Answer Line comment about the city of Longview accepting hazardous materials until noon. We dropped what we were doing and filled the back of the vehicle with about 20 cans of (very) old paint, then drove straight to the library drop-off location. It was 11:30 a.m. so we made the noon deadline. We were turned away due to “the trucks are full.” Does Answer Line know if and when the city will offer this service again?

Repaired lifesaving gear back on Worcester's riverside

LIFESAVING equipment put by the riverside in Worcester after the death of student Tom Jones has been repaired. An emergency rescue pole is located once again by steps on Bromwich Parade near the swan sanctuary, on the banks of the River Severn. The long pole has a buoyancy aid and...

Free Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Set For Saturday in Coachella

(CNS) – Riverside County residents can drop off their hazardous waste for free this weekend in Coachella, it was announced Thursday. Paint, pesticides, motor parts and fluorescent light bulbs are among the items allowed at the drop-off slated for Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bagdouma Park Swim Center parking lot, at 84-625 Bagdad Avenue.