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Product Announcement: Honeywell’s Machine Learning Solution Helps Fight Rising Energy Consumption in Buildings

Honeywell announced today the launch of its Forge Energy Optimization, a cloud-based, closed-loop, machine learning solution that continuously studies a building’s energy consumption patterns and automatically adjusts to optimal energy saving settings.

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Staying Compliant in an Evolving Waste Industry (Transcript)

Episode 11: A conversation with Wade Scheel, director of governmental affairs for Stericycle.
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Energy Management Stakes High in Fight over EPA Pollution Rules

As the EPA moves to loosen pollution rules for coal- and oil-fired power plants, the country’s power sector wants to keep complying with the Obama-era standards. The outcome could affect corporate energy management, particularly renewables procurement.

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New EU Plan Aims to Halve Waste by 2030

The European Commission will present its plan for a circular economy on March 10.
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Study: States that Produce the Most Trash

According to the BigRentz study, Michigan has the most trash per capita, with Indiana and Illinois ranking second and third.
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Top Battery Recycling States Revealed on National Battery Day

Municipality Efforts Critical to Successful Battery Recycling
ATLANTA, GA. – February 18, 2020 – In its annual analysis of state efforts to collect and recycle batteries, Call2Recycle, Inc., the nation’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, today announced that …
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Community-based Recycling and the Future of U.S. Wasting

Eureka Recycling in St. Paul, Minn., can serve as a working model that addresses economic, labor, capital markets and operating procedures for re-localizing recycling.
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5 Ways Businesses Can Exercise Sustainability Practices

As climate change causes worldwide concern and prompts calls for governmental action, consumers are putting the onus on businesses to step up their sustainability standards and practices.

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EPA: "Americans Should Be Optimistic About Environmental Progress"

EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler highlights environmental efforts made by the Trump administration in a USA Today op-ed.
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Universities Test New Waste Auditing Tech for Major Recycling Competition

Five American colleges and universities are testing new waste auditing technology for RecycleMania, an annual competition led by the National Wildlife Federation where schools across the US and Canada try to compost and recycle as much waste as possible.

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