Title

Until last year, Regional Waste Systems (RWS) was the end of the line for Greate

Source

Casco Bay Weekly

Date

3-2-1995

Pages

1, 8-10

Abstract

Until last year, Regional Waste Systems (RWS) was the end of the line for Greater Portland's trash, with flow control mandating that the region's waste go to the RWS incinerator. A decision by the U.S. Supreme Court put an end to flow control, and as a result the area's commercial trash haulers are taking their waste to Maine Energy in Biddeford, which charges $15 per ton less than RWS to dispose of trash. RWS will have to bill its 31 member communities to make up the shortfall. Details.

Subjects

Refuse and refuse disposal, Regional Waste Systems Inc -- Portland

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