Covanta Huntsville WTE Facility
5251 Triana Boulevard, Huntsville, AL 35805 • (256) 882-1019
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Covanta Huntsville WTE Facility is located at 5251 Triana Boulevard, Huntsville, AL 35805.
The Huntsville Solid Waste-to-Energy Facility, operating as Covanta Huntsville, Inc., is located on 20.5 acres adjacent to Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL. Covanta Huntsville began commercial operation in July 1990. The facility processes 690 tons per day of solid waste and sewage sludge from the Huntsville wastewater treatment plant. Covanta Huntsville produces nearly 180,000 pounds of steam per hour, which travels through a six-mile long export line for the arsenal's heating and air conditioning needs. The facility is equipped with four fossil-fuel package boilers, which allow steam to be available 100% of the time.
To contact Covanta Huntsville WTE Facility, call (256) 882-1019, or view more information below. Looking for more locations in Huntsville, AL? Scroll down to see a listing of waste locations and handlers towards the bottom of this page.
Waste Resources for Huntsville, AL
5251 Triana Boulevard
Huntsville, AL 35805
Waste Handlers in Huntsville, AL
Bin There Dump That Huntsville
Serving the Huntsville Area
Huntsville, AL 35801
2126 Metro Cir SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
GTE PRODUCTS OF CONNECTICUT CORP
2951 Green Mountain Rd SE
Huntsville, AL 35803
SANDERS CLEANERS INC
1215 Jordan Ln NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
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Frequently Asked Questions
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What type of waste services do most waste companies offer?
Most waste companies offer services such as garbage collection, recycling, and hazardous waste disposal. Depending on the company, they may also provide specialized services like medical waste disposal or electronic waste removal. Additionally, some companies may also offer consultation and sustainability services. It is best to check with your local waste company for a complete list of services they provide.
What happens if I need additional services?
Suppose you require additional services, such as an extra garbage pickup or special disposal for hazardous materials. In that case, it is best to contact the waste company directly to discuss options. Many waste companies are willing to accommodate special requests, but there may be additional fees associated with the extra services.
What are common types of waste facilities?
Common waste facilities include landfills, composting centers, and incineration plants. Landfills are the most common waste facility, where trash is buried and then covered with soil. Composting centers process organic materials, including food scraps, yard trimmings, and agricultural wastes, into a nutrient-rich fertilizer for the soil. Incineration plants burn solid waste such as paper, plastic, and other non-toxic materials, which can reduce the volume of trash by up to 90%. Depending on the location, some waste companies may also offer specialized services like hazardous material disposal or medical waste treatment.
Do all waste companies offer recycling?
Most waste companies offer some recycling service, although the types of materials accepted and the collection methods may vary. Many waste companies also offer a special program for electronics or hazardous materials that must be disposed of safely. It is best to check with your local waste company for more information on what types of services are available.
What is the most sustainable way to manage my waste?
The most sustainable way to manage waste is by reducing, reusing, and recycling. Reduce the waste you produce by avoiding single-use items and investing in more durable goods. Reuse items whenever possible, such as donating unwanted clothing or furniture instead of throwing them away. Finally, recycle any items that cannot be reused, such as paper and plastic. Additionally, composting organic material can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfills.