Waste management

Sharps Compliance Acquires Affordable Medical Waste; Enhances Route Based Services and Density in Indiana

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:30pm

David P. Tusa, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sharps, stated, Affordable Medical Waste is a very well run and respected medical waste management company serving primarily the Indiana area.

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  • David P. Tusa, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sharps, stated, Affordable Medical Waste is a very well run and respected medical waste management company serving primarily the Indiana area.
  • Our strong balance sheet provides us with this opportunity to execute on our broader acquisition strategy as we continue to work our active pipeline of opportunities.
  • Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ: SMED) is a leading business-to-business services provider to the healthcare, long-term care and retail pharmacy markets.
  • Sharps Compliance offers comprehensive solutions for the management of regulated medical waste, hazardous waste and unused medications.

Taoglas Demonstrates Warehouse Staging Area Capacity Solution at Mobile World Congress LA Using Latest Machine Vision Technologies

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 12:01pm

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS -- Taoglas, a leading enabler of digital transformation through IoT, today announces its new Taoglas EDGE Vision technology that will revolutionise processes for numerous vertical IoT applications.

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  • MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS -- Taoglas, a leading enabler of digital transformation through IoT, today announces its new Taoglas EDGE Vision technology that will revolutionise processes for numerous vertical IoT applications.
  • To illustrate the capabilities of Taoglas highly experienced machine vision AI engineering team, Taoglas is demonstrating an interactive version of this technology at the Mobile World Congress event in LA with a warehouse staging area capacity solution.
  • The warehouse staging area capacity solution can be created to alert via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or cellular when available capacity exceeds criteria.
  • From the initial strategy definition through to the design, build, deployment and management of your solution, Taoglas oers the complete solution stack for your machine vision AI project.

Guild Education and N.C. A&T Partner to Create Mobility for America’s Workforce

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:41pm

N.C. A&T ranks among the top universities nationally in upward social mobility.

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  • N.C. A&T ranks among the top universities nationally in upward social mobility.
  • Guild and N.C. A&T have a shared passion for creating mobility for the nations workforce, said Paul Freedman, President of the Learning Marketplace at Guild Education.
  • Guild Education is on a mission to unlock opportunity for America's workforce through education and upskilling.
  • Guild's payments and technology platform, curated learning marketplace, and advanced education and career coaching come together to help working adult learners advance in their education and career, debt-free.

Jim Blankenhorn Named to Lead Amentum Technical Services

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:05pm

Amentum, a leading contractor to U.S. federal and allied governments, announced today that Jim Blankenhorn, an Amentum Senior Vice President and experienced environmental services and nuclear industry veteran, has been named to lead Amentum s Technical Services business, effective October 25, 2021.

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  • Amentum, a leading contractor to U.S. federal and allied governments, announced today that Jim Blankenhorn, an Amentum Senior Vice President and experienced environmental services and nuclear industry veteran, has been named to lead Amentum s Technical Services business, effective October 25, 2021.
  • In this role, Mr. Blankenhorn will oversee all aspects of the Technical Services organization, which provides engineering, design, complex facility operations, safety management and environmental services for Amentums domestic and international customers.
  • His most recent position was Amentum Senior Vice President for Operations, serving as sector lead for Nuclear Operations and Cleanup.
  • Amentum is a premier global technical and engineering services partner supporting critical programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and environment.

PyroGenesis Announces Formation of “PyroGenesis Aluminum” Division Dedicated to Serving the Aluminum Industry

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:16pm

The combination of these offerings is designed to position PyroGenesis Aluminum as a unique one-stop shop for zero landfill / reduced carbon service solutions, which cater to the Aluminum industry.

Key Points: 
  • The combination of these offerings is designed to position PyroGenesis Aluminum as a unique one-stop shop for zero landfill / reduced carbon service solutions, which cater to the Aluminum industry.
  • Due to their strong, durable, and lightweight characteristics, aluminum products are frequently marketed as a green material, said Mr. David DAoust, Sales Manager Drosrite of PyroGenesis.
  • These qualities have led aluminum to become a key material in the decarbonization of the transportation industry for example, through enabling electrification (electric vehicles).
  • Aluminum dross is typically comprised of two elements: (i) aluminum metal (60%), and (ii) aluminum oxides (40%).

Clean Earth Named as Top Specialty Contractor by Leading Industry Publication

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

Clean Earth appears on Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 600 Specialty Contractors list for the 11th year in a row, ranking #41.

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  • Clean Earth appears on Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 600 Specialty Contractors list for the 11th year in a row, ranking #41.
  • The prestigious ENR list ranks specialty contractors in the U.S. by year-end construction specific revenue generated in 2020.
  • It is a tremendous accomplishment for our team to appear once again on this key industry ranking, said Clean Earth President David Stanton.
  • As a leader in the industry, Clean Earth has the experience and capabilities to provide efficient, effective hazardous and non-hazardous waste recycling and disposal solutions.

Hungry Planet Co-Founders Jody and Todd Boyman Featured on Impact Podcast with John Shegerian

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:56pm

Sister and brother co-founders of Hungry Planet , a healthy plant-based meat brand, are featured guests this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .

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  • Sister and brother co-founders of Hungry Planet , a healthy plant-based meat brand, are featured guests this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .
  • Hungry Planet is a chef-crafted plant-based meat brand that matches traditional meat taste and texture with healthy plant-based ingredients.
  • What a pleasure to be interviewed by a pro, and someone who shares our longstanding passion for plant-based eating, said Jody Boyman.
  • John Shegerian walks the talk and his authentic communication style resonated with us as guests - as it surely also does with his listeners, said Todd Boylan.

PyroGenesis Secures $1.15 MM Phase 2 Contract Award from Innovative Solutions Canada to Develop a Hybrid Ceramic Powder Processing System

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 7:00pm

PyroGenesis system utilizes a thermal plasma process to simultaneously synthesize carbon nanotubes and deposit them on a ceramic powder within a single plasma reactor.

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  • PyroGenesis system utilizes a thermal plasma process to simultaneously synthesize carbon nanotubes and deposit them on a ceramic powder within a single plasma reactor.
  • PyroGenesis is in the process of building an integrated and automated system to produce high quality ceramic powder products in a safe, economical, and highly scalable manner.
  • PyroGenesis would first optimize the process, then finalize the design and manufacturing of the system.
  • This Phase 2 award reflects our commitment to developing innovative technology solutions, said Mr. P. Peter Pascali, CEO and Chair of PyroGenesis.

Indico Data Appoints Mike Gustafson to Board; Jeff Thomas as CMO to Lead Aggressive Growth Plans

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:00pm

Indico Data is poised to lead businesses in realizing the complete value of their existing software investments, including RPA, CRM, ERP and more, by enabling these systems to work with unstructured data.

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  • Indico Data is poised to lead businesses in realizing the complete value of their existing software investments, including RPA, CRM, ERP and more, by enabling these systems to work with unstructured data.
  • "The team at Indico Data are at the forefront of tackling the unstructured data problem," said Mike 'Gus' Gustafson, Indico Data board member and chairman at Druva.
  • "We are fortunate to have Jeff lead global marketing efforts at Indico Data.
  • Without this, enterprises cannot truly transform operations," said Jeff Thomas, CMO, Indico Data.

Nautilus Solar Energy And ISM Solar Development Celebrate The Opening Of Community Solar Farm Sited On Remediated EPA Landfill

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:47pm

SUMMIT,N.J., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC, ("Nautilus") and ISM Solar Development, LLC ("ISM Solar"), leaders in the development of solar energy projects, yesterday celebrated the opening of a 3.43MW community solar project sited on a remediated EPA superfund site.

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  • SUMMIT,N.J., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC, ("Nautilus") and ISM Solar Development, LLC ("ISM Solar"), leaders in the development of solar energy projects, yesterday celebrated the opening of a 3.43MW community solar project sited on a remediated EPA superfund site.
  • This locally constructed community solar project provides environmental and economic benefits and is a win-win for the State of Rhode Island and its constituents and I congratulate ISM Solar, Watershed Geo and Nautilus Solar."
  • The community solar project was developed by ISM Solar, and Nautilus serves as the owner-operator responsible for the project management, long-term asset management, and maintenance services for the projects.
  • "This community solar project represents the importance of partnership between industry, the State of Rhode Island, and the local community.