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Case Study – Boxed Rolls Recycling

Boxed Rolls Recycling (Painesville, OH) By reviewing landfill data and working closely with Stew Murphy at the Avery Dennison facility in Painesville, OH, Heritage Program Manager, Matt Wilson, was able to successfully implement a recycling program that removes boxed rolls from landfill and eliminates one open top container from the facility. After conversations with Avery […]

Heritage Executives Complete Coronavirus Field Training

Heritage is Ready to Respond: Executives Complete COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Disinfection Training to Join Essential Employees in the Field Our leaders made a commitment that they would never ask our employees to do anything they would not do themselves and during the Coronavirus pandemic, President and CEO Jeff Laborsky wants Heritage employees to know things are […]

Int’l Women’s Week Spotlight – Winde Hamrick

Winde Hamrick Executive Vice President When did you start at Heritage (or previously acquired companies) and what was your first position? 1991, Project Engineer Define a great leader—what are some traits you think great leaders possess? Leads safely, humility, lifelong learner, high integrity/honest, adaptable, instills confidence in others, hands on, cares about employees, knowledgeable, approachable, […]

EPA’s e-Manifest Fees Doubling

Authored by Angie Martin, PE, CHMM EPA’s e-Manifest processing facility received over 1.5 million manifests from the launch of the system on June 30, 2018 through April 30, 2019. On an annualized basis, this number falls 880,000 manifests short of the projected number of manifests initially used to calculate EPA’s e-Manifest fees. The regulations require […]

Responsible Management of PFAS Waste

On July 17th, 2019, Angie Martin, our Vice President, attended the Missouri Waste Control Coalition Conference to give a presentation that addressed the health concerns, legislation, and treatment options associated with Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). PFAS are a persistent group of manufactured chemicals used in water and stain repellents, nonstick coatings, cleaning products, firefighting […]

Pollution Prevention

All businesses generate waste, and in some cases, it could simply be wastewater or paper waste. In others, it could also be hazardous and toxic wastes. In all aspects, it is going to cost money to properly manage the wastes a facility creates.  So naturally businesses want to minimize their waste to manage costs – […]

Heritage Environmental Services Partners with Zinc Nacional to Build Waelz Kiln Facility in Midwest

The joint venture company will use state-of-the-art technology to provide an alternative outlet option to the steel industry for zinc reclamation Indianapolis, August 14, 2018 – Heritage Environmental Services LLC and Zinc Nacional have decided to partner to build a state-of-the-art Waelz Kiln facility in the Midwestern United States. The joint venture company, “Waelz Sustainable […]