28 Jan '12, 2pm

Waste Management Pilot Tests a Next-Gen Green Garbage Truck

Waste Management Pilot Tests a Next-Gen Green Garbage Truck

With a rotating cylindrical body and a sleek profile, new trucks being test-driven by Waste Management look nothing like garbage haulers of bygone years. But then the company would probably bristle at the term since, for all intents and purposes, it has banished the word "garbage" from its vocabulary with its shift to a business model that focuses on reducing waste and recycling . The vehicle pictured to the left is a Rotopress collection trailer. Made by the German company Faun , the vehicle runs on compressed natural gas, can hold as much as 14 tons of material (four more tons than conventional trucks) and features a modular design that enables users to switch out the trailer or cab as needed to diversify a fleet. The trailer's rotating drum mixes collected material, which effectively dries it, and distributes the load through the container. The former helps reduce odor,...

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