waste disposal

What Waste Management Sees in China: Lots of Garbage

For the past two years, waste-disposal stocks have been laggards. But investors have started to see the vast potential of Waste Management's entry into China, which analysts say has surpassed the U.S. as the world's largest municipal solid-waste generator.

Judge Keeps Heat on KBR, Halliburton Over Toxic Burn Pits

Halliburton and Kellogg, Brown and Root violated their contracts to safely dispose of waste in combat zones, and the toxins their burn pits released allegedly caused serious illnesses in U.S. soldiers. But will extenuating circumstances allow the military contractors to avoid punishment?