Solid Waste

Saving Money by Saving Steps at a Wyoming Landfill

by Josh Lee March 3, 2015

We always say we safeguard our clients’ dollars like our own at Burns & McDonnell. Diligence and open communication can go a long way in making sure our clients get the most from their investment. In Campbell County, Wyo., it did that and more by demonstrating a previously defined project was no longer needed — […]

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Landfill Sustainability: Pulling the Plug on Leachate

by Fred Doran January 28, 2015

Leachate, the liquid created when water passes through solid waste, poses a challenge for landfill owners. Potentially harmful to the environment and to people, leachate can contain compounds such as arsenic or vinyl chloride. This wastewater creates the need for solutions that protect communities and fall within budgets set aside for waste disposal operations. Here […]

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WASTECON 2013: Looking Ahead in the Solid Waste Industry

by The Burns & McDonnell Team September 13, 2013

If you’re interested in the latest solid waste management techniques, the Solid Waste Association of North America’s WASTECON 2013 is probably at the top of your must-attend list. We’re headed to Long Beach next week for three days packed with education, exhibits and networking, all designed to help anyone who works in or with the […]

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