Solid waste officials in Hastings, Nebraska hope a new shredder will nearly quadruple the life expectancy of the area landfill
The "Curbsider" highlighted OSD's self-proclaimed challenge to completely eliminate magazines and catalogs from the Portland area landfill
by asking each resident to each recycle four more magazines or catalogs per month.
They finally determined that a screw press dewatering system, supplemented by application of cement kiln dust, would be the most effective and economical way to achieve a sludge cake solids concentration of about 15 percent to meet area landfill
Starr County created the transfer station when the area landfill
almost filled to capacity in 2010.
Reno Disposal's ten semi-tractor trailers each make nine trips per day to the Reno area landfill
located ten miles away.
Onyx area landfill
manager Simon O'Conner said they would consider funding a camera.
The sterilized waste would be disposed of in an area landfill
Watertown Tire Recyclers and owner Thomas Springer have agreed to remove all contaminated soil remaining on the site and to dispose of it at an area landfill
. According to Lautenschlager, the proper disposal of that soil will cost $75,000.