Category Archives: Featured News
Delve Deep into Issues at the Renewable Energy from Waste Conference!
Now in its 5th year, the Renewable Energy from Waste Conference is the leading convention exclusively centered around waste conversion. The event takes place October 2-4, 2017 in Fort Myers, FL. We hope to see you there – Register Now!
GBB Assisting H.E. Butt Family Foundation with Procurement of Refuse Compactor and Recycling Containers
The Foundation released a Request for Bids for one new refuse compactor, and one or two gable-top roll-off containers to use for the collection of recyclables. GBB is assisting with the procurement process after a previous review and evaluation of waste generation and waste management practices to suggest improvements that could be implemented.
Lori Scozzafava Promoted to GBB Senior VP, Operations Officer; Joins Ownership Group
Lori Scozzafava has joined the GBB’s ownership group and been promoted to Senior Vice President, Operations Officer. A passionate advocate for environmental issues, she has nearly 30 years of solid waste management industry experience, including 15 years in leadership roles with industry associations.
Guam Receiver Updates
In a Court Order dated March 17, 2008, U.S. District Court Judge Frances M. Tydingco-Gatewood appointed GBB to be Receiver with full responsibility for bringing the Guam Solid Waste Management Division, now the Guam Solid Waste Authority (GSWA), into compliance with the 2004 Consent Decree for violation of the Clean Water Act.
Final environmental closure for Ordot Dump – KUAM News (March 27, 2016)
Information about the receivership and the GSWA is available at:
- GBB Helps Guam Achieve a Key Milestone: Final Closure of Ordot Dump
- May 17, 2017 Quarterly Report of the Receiver
- Receivership Website
- GSWA Website
- Turning Around the Guam Solid Waste Management System
- “From 0 to 180: Transforming Guam’s Solid Waste Management System from the Ground Up” (Waste Advantage Magazine – June 2015)