15 years. A lot of hats. Thousands of miles logged. Still, “Every day is an adventure” for Area Sales Director Josh Haraf. The “voice of sales for Eastern Canada,” as he likes to call himself, says there’s no such thing as a typical day on the job. Josh has certainly made the rounds, showing tremendous […]
Located in Louisville, Kentucky, this innovative facility captures methane produced by the landfill and converts it to pipeline quality natural gas. The facility processes up to 5,000 standard cubic feet per minute (SCFM) of incoming landfill gas, which is enough to fuel about 800 of Waste Management's compressed natural gas (CNG) collection trucks.
RNG fuels a portion of the company’s collection fleet, lowering fuel costs and reducing greenhouse gas emissions LOUISVILLE, Ky. — June 5, 2018 — Waste Management unveiled the latest technology today at its Outer Loop Recycling and Disposal Facility, turning waste from the landfill into usable, renewable natural gas (RNG). This innovative facility captures methane […]
“WM’s CORe® process economically recycles food waste and meets an important societal need.” – Eric Myers, director of organic recycling for Waste Management Food waste is a critical global problem. One-third of our food goes uneaten across the globe. This creates a heavy environmental and financial burden. Worldwide, wasted food can add billions of tons of […]
Selected for Nine Years in a Row HOUSTON– May 16, 2018 – Military Times announced its Best for Vets Employers 2018 rankings, and Waste Management (NYSE: WM) has made the list for the ninth year in a row. Waste Management (WM) maintains a network of veteran employment outreach partners to communicate our openings and events, […]
Waste Management hosted the 9th Annual Earth Day Open House at Monarch Hill Renewable Energy Park today. More than 1,200 elementary school students from 16 Broward County elementary schools participated in environmental education activities and learned out WM generates enough electricity to power 5,000 homes per day. Fun, interactive games showed how Monarch Hill is a vital regional asset in the c...
In continuing its investment into Collier County, Waste Management has opened the 14,000-square-foot WM Recycling Naples facility that will process more than 7,500 tons of single-stream recycling and construction materials each month. WM Recycling Naples was built with safety, speed and efficiency in mind. With a self-service weigh station and multiple bays, both Waste Management trucks and local ...
HOUSTON – MAY 7, 2018– Corporate Responsibility Magazine (CR Magazine) has named Waste Management (NYSE: WM) to its 19th annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens list. The roster recognizes the standout environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of public companies across the United States. “Waste Management’s recognition as a good corporate citizen is an honor, and […]
By Susan Robinson, Director of Public Affairs for Waste Management As the impacts of China’s new import policies to reduce trash in the recyclables begin to impact our collection programs, you may be seeing a lot more articles about the health of recycling, both locally and across the globe. In many cases, these articles are […]
Strong Income from Operations growth of 9% led to Operating Cash growth of 12% HOUSTON — April 20, 2018 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced financial results for its quarter ended March 31, 2018. Revenues for the first quarter of 2018 were $3.51 billion compared with $3.44 billion for the same 2017 period. […]
Data Management provides a platform to improve operations and improve customer engagement. Learn how our Waste Management Sustainability Services consultants worked with GreenBiz to manage their data and how other organizations can find value in customized sustainability analytics. To learn more about WM Sustainability Services, visit www.wmsustainabilityservices.com.
Defining goals that are meaningful and achievable is the first step. How should you then refine your programs? What is the best way to engage your stakeholders? Learn how our Waste Management Sustainability Services consultants guided GreenBiz to transform vision to execution and how other organizations can follow suit. To learn more about WM Sustainability Services, visit www.wmsustainabilityser...