From the article:
"An effective integrated solid waste management system “considers how to prevent, recycle, and manage solid waste in ways that most effectively protect human health and the environment,” according to a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency online worksheet."
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2:00 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON.
From Eric Treworgy:
Bangor, ME - Emera Maine is preparing for the latest snowstorm by placing crews on standby in locations expected to be hardest hit. Hancock and Washington Counties are expected to experience blizzard conditions overnight Tuesday into Wednesday with wind gusts of up to 60 mph. In an effort to reduce restoration time if outages do occur, extra crews will be deployed to coastal areas before travel conditions deteriorate.
Emera Maine, headquartered in Bangor, Maine, is Maine's second largest electric utility. The company delivers electricity to 154,000 residential, commercial, and industrial customers throughout eastern and northern Maine.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1000 AM WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT EDT WEDNESDAY NIGHT.