Category Archives: Featured News
GBB Promotes Four Key Solid Waste Management Consultants; Hires Marketing & Proposal Coordinator
GBB is pleased to announce four promotions and the hiring of a new team member (from left to right):
- Jennifer Porter – Promoted to Senior Vice President
- Eugenia Manwelyan – Promoted to Project Manager
- Ricky Phillips – Promoted to Senior Consultant
- Danielle Moyer – Promoted to Consultant II
- Ynette Evans – New Marketing & Proposal Coordinator
Scaling Up Composting to Cut Costs: Cities Grapple with Residential Food Waste Collection
Residential compost collection programs are quite expensive upfront until a threshold in reached with economies of scale. This GBB Circular blog entry discusses the challenges, dilemmas and opportunities faced by cities throughout the country.
Lessons Learned from New State-of-the-Art Mixed Waste Recovery Facility in Utah
In June 2020, operations began at the Davis Material Recovery and Transfer Facility owned by the Wasatch Integrated Waste Management District, in Layton, Utah. While this successful operation is impressive, the journey leading to one of the industry’s newest mixed waste processing facilities is of particular interest to industry professionals. Let’s peak behind the curtains!
Kent County, MI Sustainable Business Park Updates
Kent County, MI has set a bold goal to divert 90% of County-generated trash that goes to landfills by 2030 and building a Sustainable Business Park is an essential part of reaching that goal. GBB is a proud Planning Partner of this project! Click here for more information and regularly updated links to the latest news and information about the park.
Transforming Guam’s Solid Waste Management System from the Ground Up
In a 2008 Court Order, GBB was appointed as Receiver with full responsibility for bringing the Guam Solid Waste Management Division into compliance with the 2004 Consent Decree for violation of the Clean Water Act. In 2019, after GBB built a modern solid waste system for the island, the Court partially ended the Receivership. Click here for information about the Receivership.