July 2019

july-COVER2019In the Spotlight: CompuCycle: Strength in Longevity • Facilities Planning and Design Upgrading your MRF: What to Consider Before Starting the Process • Safety: Heat and Hydration • Personnel: Temporary Staffing: The Shock Absorber for Your Workforce Ups and Downs • Buildings and Shelters: • Exploring the Versatility of Fabric Structures for Waste Management • Industry Trends: Food Waste Update: The Industry’s Progress in 2019 • Leasing/Financing: Understanding Early Payoff Terms Before Signing on the Dotted Line • Management: Sales and Marketing Best Practices: Capturing Online Buyers • Marketing Case Study: Reducing Operational Costs and Promoting Economic Development • Trucks: Choose Your Truck Cab Carefully and Make More Money • Software Case Study: Streamlining Operations

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June 2019

JUNE2019In the Spotlight: Revolution Recovery: Positioning the Company at the Front Line of Innovative Solutions • Landfills: Subterranean Landfill Fires: The Cause and Solutions • Training:
The Shortage of Landfill Operators: Why Training to Certify is the Answer • Waste Transportation: Evaluating a Rail Location • Risk Management: Operational Risk Management in the Waste Industry • Leachate Management: Maintaining a Careful Balance • Truck Equipment: Providing a Safer View: Steps to Identifying Possible Blind Spots and Their Solutions • Industry Resource: Carton Council: Breaking Through Misconceptions • Landfill Case Study: Utah Landfill Shuffles, Gains Space

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May 2019

MAY2019In the Spotlight: Balcones Resources: Building on Success and Longevity • Trucks: Electric Fans Gain Traction in Engine Cooling • Containers: Rethinking Plastic FELs • Leasing/Financing: How Truck Rentals Can Bolster Growth and Opportunity • Industry Trends: Cannabis, Waste and Cash: Revenue, Investment and M&A Opportunities from the Imminent Accelerated Growth of the Marijuana Industry • Organic Recycling: Food Waste Collection and Recycling Provides Haulers with New Destinations for Organics and Financial Benefits • Telematics: Telematics and Collision Avoidance Systems: Better Together • Facilities Planning and Design: Minimizing Impacts from Transfer Stations and MRF Operations • Composting: Making the Transition from Wood Waste Recycling to Composting: What You Need to Know • Truck Equipment: Hooklifts for Waste Haulers • Tires: Tire Evaluations: Test to Get the Best • Engines: The Problems with EGRs, DPFs and SCRs • Composting Case Study: A 30-Year Partnership • Leachates Case Study: Reining in the Long-Term Care of an Old Landfill: A Sustainable Case Study at a Forest Preserve • Maintenance: Giving Technicians All the Tools of the Trade • Safety Brie: Headlight Safety: Let There Be Light  • From the Experts: The Importance of Community Outreach and Public Education  • Marketing Strategies: Burritos and Branding: Communication Leads to Differentiation  •  Get to Know … Shawn Mandel

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April 2019

APL2019In the Spotlight: Caglia Environmental: Rooted in the Community • Industry Trends: Now and Then: A Look Back at 30 Years of Recycling • Telematics: How to Allocate Fleet Resources Better with Telematics  • Facilities Planning and Design: Evaluating the Challenges and Benefits of Constructing a Solidification Pit at your Landfill Facility • Fleet Management : What Waste Fleet Managers Want: An Industry Survey • Odor Control: Neutralizing Facility Odors with Plant-Based Solutions • Smart Technologies: The Five Success Factors for Digital Transformation  in the Waste and Recycling Industries • Landfills: Landfill Haul Roads: Another Avenue for Innovative Change • Disaster Management: How Air Curtain Burners Fit into Disaster Response Plans • Safety: The A-B-C’s of Safety: Easy. Simple. Effective. •  Smart Technologies: Tackling Domestic Organics Recycling • Hazardous Waste Management: Hazardous Waste Treatment: Onsite, Transfer Station or Landfill? • Waste Equipment: Efficiency that Goes to Waste: Choosing the Right-Size Roll-On Container for Refuse Hauling • Odor Control Case Study: Odor Control by Atomized Mist Aids Sugar Beet Processing • Management Case Study: Growing the Bottom Line

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March 2019

march2019In the Spotlight: The City of Irving, TX Solid Waste Service Department: Delivering Exceptional Services • Aluminum Wheel Maintenance Matters! • Safety Brief Disposable Coveralls  • From the Experts: Trickle Down Effect • Marketing Strategies: Planning to Fail  • Get to Know … Adam Beeson • Conveyors: When It Comes to Conveyor Solutions: “One Size Does Not Fit All”  • Leachate Management: A “Natural” Approach to Leachate Management • Truck Equipment: Hooklift Systems Versus Cable Hoists in Today’s Waste Environment • Leasing/Financing: Look Close at Valuable 2019 Tax Deductions on Equipment • TrucksTier IV: The Climate of Change • Leachates: The Environmental Dangers of PFAS and Technologies for Removing Them • Training/Education: 3 Steps for Training Drivers on Vehicle Inspection Requirements • Management Addressing the Opposition to Change • Event Preview: Garbageman’s Invitational: Celebrating 10 Years

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February 2019

FEB2019In the Spotlight: kmG Hauling: Leading by Innovation • Industry Trends: 2018 Year in Review: An Industry in Transition • Alternative Fuels: Making Sure your Facility is Properly Equipped for a CNG Conversion • Landfills: Using a Mechanically Stabilized Earth Berm to Expand Existing Landfill Space • Trucks: Winter Weather: Driving in Less than Ideal Conditions • Waste Conversion: Evaluating the Business Case for Digestate Treatment • Scrap Recycling: Scrap Metal Fires: Mitigating Risk • Waste Conversion: Energy from Biomass • Event Preview: SWANApalooza 2019: Getting Technical and Building the Future • Industry Resources: PaintCare: “Painting Smarter”

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January 2019

JAN-cover-SMIn the Spotlight: Ryan’s Recycling: The Future of the Waste and Recycling Industry
Mergers & Acquisitions: How to Select a Qualified M&A Transaction Advisor • Composting: Leveraging Biodegradation and Composting to Divert Waste from Landfills • Oils/Lubricants: Proactive Maintenance is Key for Efficiency • Facilities Planning and Design: Optimal Surroundings • Fleet Management: The Ultimate Checklist for Selecting a GPS Tracking System for Your Waste Fleet • Tires: Retreads: A Reliable, Profitable and Sustainable Business Solution for Fleets • Safety: Reflective Tune-Up • Event Wrap-Up: Waste & Recycling Expo Canada and Canadian Waste to Resource Conference • Industry Resources: Call2Recycle’s Safety Campaigns: Avoid the Spark and Charge Up •  Safety • Guest Commentary: Could Opportunity Rise from the Chinese Recycling Crisis
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