I Like - Waste Management (WMI)
My pick for the day is Waste Management (NYSE: WMI). Yeah sure, it is near its 52 week high of $38.70. And yeah, the analyst estimates for 2007 are for less profit than in '04,'05, and '06. But let's face it--WMI is a well known brand in what I believe is an ever necessary business--waste & disposal services. They also have a great track record of delivering growth in terms of profits. The stock currently pays a dividend of 2.52% (this by the way is above their industry counterparts). So you Read More...
Hazardous Waste - Managing Hazardous Waste In The Workplace
The phrase “hazardous waste” is often misunderstood. Many people would assume that hazardous waste relates to chemical waste and toxic waste. This of course is true, but what many businesses do not realise is that many day to day items such as aerosols, paints, computer monitors, fluorescent tubes, fridges and certain cleaning products, are also classed as hazardous waste. At some point the majority of businesses will therefore produce some form of hazardous waste, which will need to be dispo Read More...
Waste Management is Everyones Job
Waste management is something that we all have to deal with. Everyone knows the hassle of gathering their trash up, putting it out for the trash collection service and then paying the trash collection bill every month. However, what many people do not think about is what happens once their trash is collected. This is not just about picking up your trash. There is much more to it and to really understand how important it s, you have to learn what waste management is.
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