The massive jump in fatalities is mainly due to fentanyl a powerful synthetic opioid far more potent than morphine.Jennifer Woodside with a book of art work created by her son, Dylan, who died from fentanyl, Port Moody, May 02 2017.The situation is getting worse because more powerful strains of fentanyl which require multiple doses of naloxone to reverse an overdose are now surfacing.is not going away. It is becoming a longer term situation to deal with, Kendall said in an interview this week. Drug supply is toxic right now.
The speed of Moulin’s collapse has stunned investors. The company ranks as the third biggest manufacturer of eyewear in the world, producing brands like Aigner, Longines, United Colors of Benetton, Revlon and Nikon at factories in China and the Czech Republic. After a spate of acquisitions, its distribution business, through Metzler International, reached across Europe and the United States..
Quick snaps: Rookie of the year Tyler Varga (Yale) and veteran Nathan Riva (Winnipeg) combined to score 25 touchdowns last season. Now, they gone. It be awfully tough to replace their production. They must be recycled.As part of the 2010 law, the state put the onus on manufacturers and retailers to pick up some of the costs of recycling the devices.It established a formula that requires them to pay to recycle an amount that equals a percentage of the total product weight sold in Pennsylvania two years before.For 2013, the amount is set at 50 percent of the 2011 sales weight, according to Lisa Kasianowitz, information specialist for the state Department of Environmental Protection.Manufacturers and retailers also must identify collection sites where people can dispose of their devices for free. Retailers can collect e waste at their stores.Some drop off sites say they are hitting the quotas for televisions faster than they expected and cannot absorb the cost to recycle them.On July 7, Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania, a designated collector, announced that it had to stop accepting televisions because it already received about 20,000 this year, exceeding the 1.5 million pounds the recycler allowed them for the year.Its backlog would cost Goodwill an estimated $125,000 to recycle, according to David Tobiczyk, vice president of marketing and development for Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania.AERC, the only collection site listed by DEP in Lehigh County, hit its television quota in June for one manufacturer it was under contract with, Dehmey said.He said AERC scrambled to find two more manufacturers to fill the gap. Even so, it has limited the days it will take televisions from residents for free to the last Friday of the month because manufacturers aren’t giving them enough money to meet the recycling demand.Besides weight, Dehmey said, CRT televisions, unlike computers, have no value.