The Nitty-Gritty of Dust Control

Landfill owners and operators spend a lot of time focusing on containment: containment of waste; containment of leachate; containment of gas, litter, and odors. Quite often, containment of dust ranks near the bottom of the list. But that doesn’t lessen the importance...

Photo Highlights from 2013-2014

Jason Todaro, Operations Consultant, completing Composting Certification. Jason Todaro, Operations Consultant, completes a Composting Certification. Jason Todaro, Operations Consultant, completes a Composting...

SWANA Partners with BRS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2014 Wendy Melis Director, Marketing 1-800-GO-SWANA (467-9262) wmelis@swana.org   SWANA Partners with Blue Ridge Services, Inc. To Offer New Landfill Safety Training Program  Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North...

Neal Bolton @ ISOSWO Spring Conference

Blue Ridge Services president Neal Bolton will be presenting a five-part series titled, “Increasing Efficiency at Landfills and Transfer Station Facilities,” April 3 and 4 at the ISOSWO/APWA Spring Conference. Click the link for more information or to register....

Compactonomics – Part 3

Compactonomics – Part 3 By Neal Bolton   This 4-part blog series will cover the basics of landfill compaction and discuss how to maximize the operation of this very important piece of heavy equipment. Did you miss part 2? Read it here. The Bottom Line We’re...

Compactonomics – Part 4

Compactonomics – Part 4 By Neal Bolton   This 4-part blog series will cover the basics of landfill compaction and discuss how to maximize the operation of this very important piece of heavy equipment. Did you miss part 3? Read it here. Studying and...