EGLE Annual Solid Waste Report
The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) has released its 26th annual solid waste report, which offers a look at inputs to Michigan’s landfills during 2021.
There was a 3 percent overall decrease in solid waste disposed of in Michigan landfills, compared to the same period in 2020. Waste disposed of by Michigan residents and businesses decreased by about 1.2 percent, and waste imported from other states and Canada decreased by about 8.3 percent.
Congratulations, NTH Consultants!
2022 ESE Engineering Merit Award Winner for conducting a collective study of Michigan landfill leachate. Michigan’s Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) launched the Industrial Pretreatment Program Initiative to reduce and eliminate discharges of certain polyfluoralkyl substances from industrial sources that may pass through wastewater treatment plants.
NTH's report has been highly quoted and referenced throughout the industry since the report was published. Congratulations to NTH Consultants Rick Burns, Alan Erickson, and the NTH team!