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Urgent Act 101 Haulers Survey

October 11, 2017

All PIWHA members should complete Act 101 Recycling survey immediately. If you have any questions contact Gary Roberts a GTRHUMMER1@verizon.net


PA South Eastern Region House Hold Hazardous Waste Events updated

April 6, 2017

Please visit our resources page and click the link to download a complete list of House Hold Hazardous Waste events in the South Eastern part of PA.   PA SE Regional House Hold Hazardous Waste Event Flyer Updated Apr2017


Philadelphia makes ACT 101 Recycling Reporting Easier for Haulers

January 27, 2017

The City of Philadelphia has made ACT 101 Recycling reporting easier for haulers by creating a online portal for haulers to submit their Data. Marisa Lau, Philadelphia’s Acting Recycling Coordinator,  Provided the PIWHA with the City’s new link for Haulers to provide the ACT 101 Data. The link is below http://www.philadelphiastreets.com/recycling/work-space-business-commercial/act101reporting If you have any… Read More


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR HAULER MEMBERS

March 9, 2016

Please click the link below to review the letter sent by Gary Roberts on behalf of PIWHA to the Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee. Please be advised that this letter will be read into the record at the upcoming public hearing. CDRA Letter At the Danville membership meeting on March… Read More


PIWHA supports the PWIA’s Opposition to the Governor’s proposal to increase fees or taxes on municipal and residual waste landfills by $1.75

February 23, 2016

The PIWHA Strongly supports the PWIA opposition to the Governors proposal to increase fees or taxes on municipal and residual waste landfills by $1.75. Please click PWIA Talking Points on New Tipping Fees 2_16_16 for a the PWIA white paper.


PIWHA Member J.P. Mascaro & Sons Opens TotalRecycle

January 29, 2016

J.P. Mascaro & Sons is proud to open TotalRecycle, Inc. Situated on 14 acres of industrial property in Exeter Township, Berks County, this facility is designated as a one-stop recycling operation. If it can be recycled, we are the place to deposit your items. We have now opened Phase I of our site. TotalRecycle is… Read More


INDEPENDENT HAULER ARTICLE ON PIWHA

October 21, 2015

PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW FOR THE ARTICLE PIWHA-INDEPENDENTHAULERSARTICLE  


Natural Gas Refuse Vehicle Workshop and Tour For PIWHA Members June 16, 2015

June 1, 2015

DVRPC / PIWHA host a work shop for natural gas June 16, 2015 – 10 to 12:00, followed by lunch Coffee/donuts/networking at 9:30 am Waste Management Philadelphia Hauling Delaware Valley North 1224 Hayes Blvd, Bristol, PA 19007   • This free DVRPC event, sponsored by the US Department of Energy, is specifically for independent waste… Read More


Creative Attempt to Fill Recycling Cost Shortfall Leads to Lawsuit in Pennsylvania

February 18, 2015

Creative Attempt to Fill Recycling Cost Shortfall Leads to Lawsuit in Pennsylvania February 4th, 2015 by Barry Shanoff, Legal Lode Opportunities seldom drop into one’s lap. Often, if you don’t ask, you don’t get. Here’s how this strategy played out in a locale where a funding shortfall threatened to undermine a county’s integrated waste management… Read More


Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection changes rules for oil and gas sludge at landfills

January 28, 2015

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection changes rules for oil and gas sludge at landfills January 28, 2015 12:00 AM By Anya Litvak / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette A change in the rules for landfills accepting fracking fluid sludges could mean higher prices for disposal, and more oil and gas waste going out of state. The Pennsylvania Department… Read More

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