Railroad Tunnel Clearance Improvement and Linear Replacement: What Happens with Unexpected Ground Conditions during Tunnel Construction?
To increase the capacity and efficiency of transporting waste by rail to an existing landfill, Enviro Solutions Inc., the landfill owner, and CSX Transportation (CSXT), the rail line owner, sought the...

Becoming Greener with Green Sand: An Iron Castings Company Devises an Environmentally Friendly Liner System Reusing Foundry Byproduct
Metalcasting is one of the oldest methods of recycling—humans have a few millennia worth of experience with the technique—but today's industry still battles public preconceptions...

Geo-Shanghai 2014
Proceedings of the Geo-Shanghai 2014 International Conference, held in Shanghai, China, May 26-28, 2014. Sponsored by the Geo-Institute of ASCE. These...

Be a Recycling LEEDer: Learn what you should recycle!
The video highlights items that can be either recycled or reused in specially marked bins around the office. The purpose of the video is to educate employees and to help ASCE HQ reach...

NewsBriefs: Steel Recycling Rate Reaches All-Time High

NewsBriefs: World's Largest Bottle Recycling Facility Opens

NewsBriefs: California Reaches Recycling Goal (Los Angeles Times)

Materials: Lumber Made of Recycled Plastic Prevents Marine Borer Damage

NewsBriefs: Company Expands Recycling Program (WasteBusinessJournal.com)

Evaluating Seepage Losses and Liner Performance at Animal Waste Lagoons using Water Balance Methods
This chapter discusses techniques for evaluating seepage losses from existing animal waste lagoons under field conditions....

Water Resources: Denver Opens Water Recycling Plant Amid Severe Drought

NewsBriefs: Land Recycling Activities Increase Nationwide (XL Environmental)

NewsBriefs: Structural Materials Made from Recycled Plastic (Bridge Design & Engineering)

Environmental Technology Verification Report for the Plasma Enhanced Melter
Prepared by the Environmental Technology Evaluation Center (EvTEC), a service center of CERF/IIEC. This Technology Verification report describes the...

Supercharged
The Groundwater Replenishment (GWR) System is a regional water supply project sponsored jointly by the Orange County Water District (OCWD) and the Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD)....

Materials: Recycled Plastics Find Structural Applications

The Road to Reuse
Many types of wastes and by-products have potential uses in the highway environment. Applications for recycled materials include asphalt pavement, portland cement concrete pavement, granular...

Praise for Recycling

Environment: Fly Ash Used to Filter Drinking Water

Recycling: Water Treatment By-Products May Be Used in Ceramics

 

 

 

 

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