Michigan State University To Convert Waste To Energy

Michigan State University trustees Friday authorized construction of a $5 million device that will convert farm and dining hall waste to energy for campus buildings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

S.S. Badger (Credit: Flickr/Matthew276)

Ferry Supporters Seek Coal Ash Dumping Exemption

A provision approved by the U.S. House would allow the nation’s last coal-powered steamship to continue dumping waste ash into Lake Michigan after a grace period ends next year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2011

Typical household hazardous waste. (iStockphoto)

Wayne County Hosts Household Hazardous Waste Collection

If you live in Wayne County and have any unwanted household chemicals you want to throw away, but aren’t sure how to do so properly, then you’re in luck.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2011


ESD Exploring How To Cut Waste In Health Care

High-tech medical monitoring devices, dozens of experimental programs sponsored by federal health care reform, and the constant drives for efficiency and cost-cutting by employers are all working to reduce waste in health care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2011