With tag: landfill
Take Out the Papers and the Trash:
By Jane Lindholm
Officials at the Agency of Natural Resources
have given the owners of the Moretown landfill an ultimatum: clean up the smell, or shut down. We'll look at how the state deals with
its solid waste, and what will happen to the Moretown landfill.
Electronic Waste: New Products, Old Problem
By Steve Zind
Think back to the number of cell phones you’ve gone through over the
last 10 years or so. That’s just a tiny fraction of the electronic waste
Vermonters throw out each year. The state has just concluded its first
year of an electronics recycling program, and diverted 4.8 million
pounds of electronic waste from landfills into a recycling program.