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  • ECA Executive Director Recognized with Zerosion Control Award

    Denver, CO – The International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) executive director, Sharan Wilson, was the recipient of the November Zerosion award and was recognized as a finalist in the Zerosion Professional of the Year award.

    The Zerosion Awards, put on by the BPS Group in Granada, Spain raises awareness of the need to restore

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  • Enough to Go Around

    Water Efficiency Weekly
    Water Efficiency Weekly

    Earlier this year, we discussed Cape Town, South Africa’s extreme water crisis. Three years of drought, population expansion, and insufficient planning brought the city to the brink of cutting off municipal water supplies and imposing emergency rationing, also known as “Day Zero.” Thanks to extreme conservation efforts, Day Zero has been pushed back beyond 2019.

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  • What if I Told You There’s a Future in Unrecyclable Plastic?

    MSW Management Weekly
    MSW Management Weekly

    I have always dreamed of traveling to Amsterdam. I want to see the Anne Frank House, the Van Gogh Museum, and the Heineken Experience, among so many other things. I just found out about another thing I want to see in Amsterdam.

    It’s a new factory that’s being built in the Port of Amsterdam that uses

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  • How Smart Irrigation Controls Offer Cost Savings

    Water Efficiency Weekly
    Mark Hurd, grounds and irrigation foreman for the Davis School District, Utah’s second largest, has seen a lot of changes in irrigation technology in the three decades he’s been doing his job. But as of late, he’s noticed them developing at warp speed.

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  • New Way Part of First Electric Refuse Trucks Delivery in Seattle

    Scranton, IA (July 17, 2018) — New Way Trucks, a leader in garbage truck manufacturing, continues its long-term relationship with Recology with the development of Seattle, Washington’s first two electric refuse trucks. The BYD Motors 8R Class-8 battery-electric trucks, fitted with New Way Viper Rear Loader bodies, will also be the first electric refuse trucks

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  • Meatless Monday—and Every Day—at the Office

    Stormwater Weekly
    Stormwater Weekly

    Two weeks ago, I wrote about efforts to cultivate algae as a food source. Proponents of algae-based nutrition point out that 70% of the world’s freshwater use goes into raising crops and livestock. We’ve also touched on the issue here, comparing how much water various types of food—especially meats—take to produce. A pound of chicken,

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  • Keep Playing Around

    Grading & Excavation Contractor Weekly
    Grading & Excavation Contractor Weekly

    When my kids were small, I remember wanting to get them their first set of Legos. It turned out to be a fairly difficult purchase because the Lego sets being sold in toy stores were much more sophisticated than the simple set of bricks of various sizes that I had when I was a boy.

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  • Reader Profile: Corey Huwa

    It’s not typical that an erosion control professional is a reality TV star, but Corey Huwa and his family are indeed atypical, running myriad family businesses dating back several generations. Cash Cowboys is a Pop TV reality program featuring Huwa and his family as 21st century Western cowboys reclaiming areas destroyed by hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, and fires by combining their knowledge, work ethic, and core company values of safety, accountability, commitment, family, respect, humility, integrity, and communication passed on through generations of farming.

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  • Advertiser’s Index

    A.H. Meyer Maschinenfabrik GmbH
    www.ahmeyer.com

    Applewood Seed Co
    www.applewoodseed.com

    Bowie Industries Inc
    www.bowieindustries.com

    Contractors-Services LLC
    www.golden-bear-services.com

    Dietz Hydroseeding
    www.dietzhydroseeding.com

    Ecoturf Midwest
    www.ecoturfmidwest.com

    Epic Manufacturing
    www.epicmanufacturing.com

    Ernst Conservation Seeds
    www.ernstseed.com

    Erosion Supply Company
    www.erosionsupply.com

    Express Blower Inc
    www.expressblower.com

    Filtrexx International LLC
    www.filtrexx.com

    FINN Corporation
    www.finncorp.com

    Genesis Nursery Inc
    www.genesisnurseryinc.com

    Heavyweight Sediment Control Solutions
    www.durawattle.com

    HydroStraw LLC
    www.hydrostraw.com

    J.W. Faircloth & Son
    www.fairclothskimmer.com

    King-Hughes Fasteners Corporation
    www.hogrings.com

    L & M Supply Company Inc
    www.landmsupplyco.com

    Lee Supply Company
    www.leesupply.com

    Marubeni / Kyowa Filter Unit
    www.kyowa-filterunit.com

    Mat Inc
    www.matinc.biz

    Peterson Pacific Corporation
    www.petersoncorp.com

    Plastic Solutions Inc
    www.plastic-solution.com

    Propex Operating Company LLC
    www.propexglobal.com

    S & S Seeds
    www.ssseeds.com

    Silt Sock

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  • ShowCase

    Berry/TYPAR
    TYPAVE 25 Porous Pavers are engineered to provide a sustainable solution for grass and gravel reinforcement, meeting the highest LEED certification ratings. Made in the US from recycled materials, TYPAVE 25 incorporates hands-free Quick-Snap technology for ease of install, is designed for optional ground anchoring, and provides 6,550 psi load support. TYPAR Geosynthetics, developed through

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