Soil And Mulch Producer News
Burning Issues Continue Over Wood As Energy Source
Lawsuits Are Piling Up Against EPA
Study Linking Contaminated Ground Water to Mulch, Compost Facilities Challenged
Retaining Valuable Mulch in Beds – A New Product, Mulch Tech Shield, Addresses an Old Problem
Burning Issues Continue Over Wood As Energy Source
By P.J. Heller

New battle lines are being drawn in both the United States and Europe over the contentious issue of whether emissions from power plants burning wood pellets to produce energy are carbon-neutral or if they are actually generating more carbon emissions than if the plants were burning only coal.

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Lawsuits Are Piling Up Against EPA
By Ann N. Purvis

Lawsuits challenging various environmental regulations are piling up.

On March 3, U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts declined to halt an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule regulating mercury emissions from power plants. The rule is currently under review in the Washington, DC Court of Appeals.

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Study Linking Contaminated Ground Water to Mulch, Compost Facilities Challenged
By P.J. Heller
A study by Suffolk County (NY) health officials linking ground water contamination to nearby composting and mulch facilities — prompting New York State to consider new regulations on such operations — has generated numerous questions and widespread criticism and could have major implications nationwide for the industry.

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Retaining Valuable Mulch in Beds – A New Product, Mulch Tech Shield, Addresses an Old Problem
By Todd Williams


As a long-time New Jersey residential developer, Bud Carelli was sick and tired of seeing his expensive landscaping mulch wash out onto streets, lawns and sidewalks every time it rained or was very windy. He was also fed up seeing the vibrant color of new mulch fade in the hot sun. So he decided to do something about it.
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image Retaining Valuable Mulch in Beds – A New Product, Mulch Tech Shield, Addresses an Old Problem

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