Turning Waste into Clean Energy

October 2, 2017

One of the ways we honor our commitment to the environment is by sending the majority of waste from our sanitary disposal units to Covanta, an energy-from-waste facility that safely incinerates and converts municipal solid waste into energy and removes metals for recycling. This allows us to safely dispose waste and keep it out of landfills. What is it? Covanta defines energy-from-waste (EfW) as a process that ‚Äútakes non-hazardous waste…