Pivotal helps communities plan and implement solutions for liquid and
solid waste, known as Integrated Resource Management or "IRM".
IRM turns waste into a resource, which is both environmentally
and financially sensible. It improves the environment, generates
clean energy and jobs, supports communities and more, while reducing
taxes and costs.
- For communities, IRM is better for the environment and
better for taxpayers;
- For developers and business it reduces cost and risk,
thus adding to the bottom line.
IRM applies a business discipline to waste management linking
engineering, water and other disciplines to maximize value from resource
recovery. For more detail see the IRM
Aspects page or read the summary.
Also read about our technologies.
IRM was reviewed by Dr. Charles McNeill, Manager of the United Nations Development
Programme's Environmental Program Team, who concluded:
"I conclude that this IRM plan is conceptually sound and
on the right track, and if implemented it would likely provide a
model of great value to countless municipalities throughout the