Waste Management Market
We need to speak with people who are familiar with the sustainable waste management market in minneapolis–saint paul and mankato-north mankato msas. Specifically, we need to address the following key issues (for commercial service only - not residential): competitive landscape: who are the main players offering sustainable waste management services to commercial customers? Who are the most widely used players in the area? Regulatory: what are the current regulations governing processing, recycling, and re-use of commercial waste? How much impact has the new 2014 regulations had on growth in the market for sustainable waste management services since? Are any changes pending at the state or local level? What is the timing of any changes? How focused on being sustainable are the regulators at the state and local level? What would end users and/or regulators do if waste to energy (wte) plants closed?General market overview: what types of organizations are interested in sustainable waste management solutions or wte? What drives demand? How has demand trended, and how is it expected to trend? Willing to talk to: policymakers/politicians : state (mn), local (minneapolis, st. Paul, north mankato), county level (hennepin) regulators/administrators: - waste management: state (mn), local (minneapolis, st. Paul, north mankato), county level (hennepin) academics with a specific focus on environment, waste, green initiatives, etc.