Who’s your customer? The Generators vs. the Regulators

In an earlier blog post, “Local Governments Must be Top Priority for Solid Waste Companies“, I argued that most solid waste and recycling companies fail to prioritize local government relations, in spite of local government’s role in defining those companies’ success or failure. Why is this the case? The waste industry is populated with very smart people who know their … Read More

Big Differences in Solid Waste Policies Reflect Red/Blue Divide

When we monitor local government meetings for clients we track which meetings did and which meetings did not contain a solid waste and recycling topic for discussion or action. Then we organize those results into categories to spot trends and analyze patterns. Something we’ve noticed, and were able to confirm after the Waste Alert 2017 Q2 report, is the national … Read More