Synagro’s national rail transportation business unit recognized for fifth consecutive year with no lost time from work related injuries
BALTIMORE, Maryland, July 10, 2018 –Synagro Technologies, Inc., the preeminent provider of biosolids and residuals solutions services in the United States since 1986, is pleased to announce that its nationwide rail transport business unit – Environmental Protection & Improvement Company, LLC (EPIC) – recently received the 90thAnnual New Jersey Governor’s Occupational Safety and Health Award Program’s “Governor’s Continued Excellence Certificate” for achievement in the prevention of occupational injuries during 2017at the Governors Occupational Safety & Health Awards Dinner.This is EPIC’s fifth consecutive year receiving this recognition and, in fact, on April 18, 2018, EPIC marked its ninth year with no lost time from work related injuries.
EPIC’s Neil Rogers, director, Rail Operations, was on hand to accept the award. “It takes a committed team to achieve results like these,” said Rogers, “Without the efforts of all of the EPIC employees and the leadership and management of both Phil Liberti, senior operations manager, EPIC, and Luis Castro, transportation manager, EPIC, these kinds of accomplishments would not be possible.”
EPIC’s Brills Yard in Newark, New Jersey is a fully permitted New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Intermodal Container Facility served by both CSX and Norfolk Southern railroads. As an A901 licensed transporter in the state, Synagro’s rail transportation services offer clients a convenient location with easy access to the New Jersey Turnpike, Routes 1 and 9, and Interstates 78 and 80.
Founded in 1986, Synagro Technologies, Inc. provides environmentally sustainable solutions for commercial and municipal organizations that generate organic by-products. Synagro consistently transforms industrial and municipal waste into environmentally friendly resources that benefit our communities. As the largest recycler of organic by-products in North America, Synagro uses best-in-class processes, from beneficial reuse to renewable energy, that adhere to the strictest of environmental regulations to provide compelling solutions for communities across the continent. Serving more than 1,000 municipal and industrial water and wastewater facilities in the United States and Canada, Synagro’s leading systems of organic by-product management services support municipalities of all sizes in saving money and meeting environmental regulations. Visit synagro.comto learn more.
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Richard R. Ruberti, Sr.