2024-03-29 14:23News

Mary Waring Recognized with NEWEA Biosolids Management Award

Mary Waring NEWEA Award Distinction

Biosolids Manager Mary Waring was recently presented with the NEWEA Biosolids Management Award, recognizing her direct positive impact on the biosolids management field. This award highlights the “best of the best” of water quality professionals from within the NEWEA organization and is presented to an individual who has made significant accomplishments in the field of biosolids technology and management practices, that has been working in the field of biosolids management and utilization, and that has shown a sustained commitment to biosolids utilization.

Mary has been a biosolids manager for over 35 years. Through her role, she is responsible for permitting and compliance oversight for land application programs. She is a critical member of the permitting and compliance team at Casella’s Hawk Ridge Composting Facility in Unity Plantation, Maine. She was also instrumental in the development of Hawk Ridge’s National Biosolids Partnership Environmental Management System, a quality control system for managing and using biosolids and the first certification of its kind to be issued to a private entity. Mary has served the Maine Water Environment Association as both its President and Awards Committee chair and played a vital role in reviewing and critiquing biosolids regulation in Maine, influencing the regulations that are utilized today.

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About Casella Waste Systems, Inc.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc., headquartered in Rutland, Vermont, is one of the largest recyclers and most experienced fully integrated resource management companies in the Eastern United States. Founded in 1975 as a single truck collection service, Casella has grown its operations to provide solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to more than one million residential, commercial, municipal, institutional, and industrial customers and provides professional resource management services to over 10,000 customer locations in more than 40 states.


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