October 17, 2019

OUC Set to install two additional hydrogen energy plants that harness solar energy to extract the hydrogen from the water below, similar to the system currently at OUC's Gardenia Center

Through a green-energy initiative, Orlando Utility Commission (OUC) is poised to mor...

May 24, 2019

Could you be a first responder to a hazardous material incident? Nova Southeastern University's Institute for Disaster and Emergency Preparedness is collaborating with METRA to offer a FREE 8-hr HAZWOPER Awareness training on June 6th! 

The cour...

April 4, 2019

EPA is funding a $5.5 million competition to promote innovation in lithium ion battery collection and reuse.  There’s a webinar on April 10 that anyone can register to attend and learn more. 

The Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Prize focuses on identifying innov...

March 14, 2019

Orlando business owners, managers and staff are invited to attend a free workshop to learn how you can save money on your garbage bill.

This workshop will cover the city's proposed recycling code change, as well as food waste recycling opportunities.

Coca-Cola Beverages...

February 25, 2019


Friday, March 29⋅8:00am – 4:00pm

Location: TBD

Training will be taught in Spanish

 Ideal for all workers, especially those who could be “first responders” to a hazardous materials incident 
 Learn how to recognize, react, and protect yourself from che...

December 31, 2018


Dow announced its intention to further invest and develop new global initiatives and solutions that work to prevent and remediate plastic waste in the environment.

The initiatives, announced in conjunction with th...

November 29, 2018

The Florida Water & Pollution Control Operators Association (FW&PCOA) is now accepting nominations for the Pat Robinson Award.  The FW&PCOA Board of Directors has established a Training Scholarship, known as the Pat Robinson Award, and a Scholarship Committee to accept...

November 29, 2018


TICKETS: 2019trash2trends.eventbrite.com

We apologize that there are no VIP seats at this time, but do expect some to open up as we get closer to the date of the show.  In the meantime, make...

October 16, 2018


Before Michael, the toxic fish-killing algae had already peaked, and hopes are high that if there's a silver lining to Michael it's that the surge and wind and torr...

October 16, 2018

Scholarship applications are now available for utility personnel interested in visiting other utilities with innovations of interest. The exchange — supported by the Water Research Foundation; Water Environment Federation; and National Association of Clean Water Agenci...

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