Disturbing Pic Shows Mother Bird Feeding Her Chick A Cigarette ButtIt was in June when a photographer captured what she believed were sweet photos of a mother bird feeding her chick... but it was actually a sobering picture of the impact of littering on wildlife.
Rowlett Dumps Trash, Recycling Collection ProviderThe city asked competitors for quotes, and Tuesday awarded a $33 million contract to FCC Environmental Services.
Recyclables From Flower Mound & Other Communities Dumped In LandfillWaste Management says it's added audit checkpoints and employees have been retrained to ensure this does not happen again.
Dog Poop DNA Proponents Converge On Dallas City HallOfficials with a company looking to expand a dog poop DNA business made another stop at Dallas City Hall Wednesday and they brought a Hollywood endorsement with them.
Recycling Effort Increased By Letting Trash ComingleIf you're one of those people who don’t think recycling is sexy the industry has a buzzword just for you – ‘commingling’. More and more folks are doing it, with the goal of diminishing the garbage stream.
Divided Council Approves Controversial Dallas Waste Flow PlanA divided Dallas City Council approved a controversial plan that will make all the city’s trash flow through southern Dallas on its way to the landfill.
Dallas Residents Upset By Landfill Development PlansA new City of Dallas plan could increase the amount of money in the coffers by turning trash into cash. But the NAACP calls it a plan to pollute and harm the southern sector.
FWISD Kids Taking Classes At A Wastewater Treatment PlantThe Fort Worth Independent School District is sending students to an unlikely place for job training - a wastewater treatment plant. And the results are helping the city fill vacant job positions too.
City Of Dallas Turning Trash Into Dollars It used to be said, "one man's trash is another man's treasure." Recycling has changed that. There’s plenty of treasure in all cans, bottles, and paper, and Dallas is cashing in.
Greener Side - Turning Garbage into Energy