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Howard County Seeks Nominees for Business Recycling , Green Leadership Awards

The Howard County Department of Public Works’ Bureau of Environmental Services has announced that nomination forms are available for its annual Business Recycling and...

MES Announces Pennington as Managing Director

The Maryland Environmental Service (MES) announced that Steve Pennington, who recently headed business and industry sector development for the Maryland Department of Commerce (DOC),...

MES Announces Key Dredging Contract

The Maryland Environmental Service (MES), of Millersville, has been issued to award a $12.7 million contract for the dredging of 209-acre Lake Linganore, in...

‘The 
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Environmentalist Uses Fiction to Reach Audience Local environmental businessman Ned Tillman had already written two books. But it’s the release of his third book that could...

EPA Awards $2.4M Clean Diesel Grant to MES

Maryland Environmental Service (MES), of Millersville, will receive a $2.4 million clean diesel grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) on...

Cardin, Van Hollen Join Senate Resolution Endorsing Climate Change Reports

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (both D-Md.) have joined a Senate resolution outlining key findings of the recent Intergovernmental Panel on...

Howard DPW Seeks Input on Recycling Habits

The Howard County Department of Public Works’ (DPW) Bureau of Environmental Services Recycling Division released an online survey to gather community input regarding recycling...

Conservancy Unveils Plastic Campaign

The Howard County Conservancy, of Woodstock, is asking residents, students and businesses to “Take a Pass on Plastic” and rethink their use of single-use...

Alpha Ridge Landfill to Grow

Responding to community demand for composting resources Howard County announced a significant expansion to the county’s facility at the Alpha Ridge Landfill in Marriottsville....

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