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July 25, 2018

Waste Management Announces Second Quarter Earnings

The Company Raises Full-Year Earnings Per Diluted Share Outlook and Reaffirms Previous Guidance for Other Metrics HOUSTON — July 25, 2018 — Waste Management,
June 5, 2018

Waste Management Unveils $30 Million Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Facility in Louisville, Kentucky

RNG fuels a portion of the company’s collection fleet, lowering fuel costs and reducing greenhouse gas emissions LOUISVILLE, Ky. — June 5, 2018 —
May 16, 2018

Waste Management Named One of Military Times’ 100 Best for Vets: Employers 2018

Selected for Nine Years in a Row HOUSTON– May 16, 2018 – Military Times announced its Best for Vets Employers 2018 rankings, and Waste
May 7, 2018

Waste Management Named to CR Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

HOUSTON – MAY 7, 2018– Corporate Responsibility Magazine (CR Magazine) has named Waste Management (NYSE: WM) to its 19th annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens
April 20, 2018

Waste Management Announces First Quarter Earnings

Strong Income from Operations growth of 9% led to Operating Cash growth of 12% HOUSTON — April 20, 2018 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:
February 15, 2018

Waste Management Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Earnings

Full-year Income from Operations grew almost 15% driving strong growth in Net Cash Provided by Operations The Company’s Core Solid Waste Business is the
January 11, 2018

Waste Management Named 2018 Best Company for Women to Work

Women’s Choice Award® Names Waste Management a 2018 Best Companies for Millennials Houston – Jan. 11, 2018 – Waste Management was recently recognized as
January 10, 2018

Waste Management to Pay Special Bonuses to Hourly and Other Employees

Company to Allocate US $2,000 to every North American Employee not on a Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan HOUSTON — Jan. 10, 2018 —
December 12, 2017

Waste Management Publishes 2017 Sustainability Report

Provides Updates on 2020 Sustainability Goals and Recycling HOUSTON – Dec. 13, 2017– Waste Management today released its 2017 Sustainability Report, which provides updated
December 4, 2017

Waste Management President and CEO Jim Fish Named ‘Executive of the Year’ by Waste Dive

HOUSTON — Dec. 4, 2017 — Waste Management’s President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Fish was named Executive of the Year today by Waste
November 28, 2017

Leading the Field

2017 Waste Management Phoenix Open First To Achieve New Sustainable Golf Tournament Certification SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Nov. 28, 2017 –  The 2017 Waste Management
November 10, 2017

Waste Management’s Springhill Landfill Celebrates 50th Environmental Educational Landfill Tour and Wildlife Habitat Council Conservation Re-Certification

CAMPBELLTON, Fla. — Nov. 9, 2017— Waste Management’s Springhill Landfill held its 50th Environmental Educational Landfill Tour today with local students and commemorated the
November 1, 2017

Waste Management Recognized as Climate Change Leader for Second Year in a Row

Company earns place on CDP’s highest performance A List HOUSTON – NOV 1, 2017– Waste Management (NYSE: WM) has been recognized as a leader
October 26, 2017

Waste Management Announces Third Quarter Earnings

Double-Digit Growth in Net Income and Net Cash Provided by Operating Activity Company Raises Full Year Earnings and Cash Flow Guidance HOUSTON — October
September 20, 2017

Yesterday’s Trash, Today’s Electricity

Waste Management and MCE Bring New 3.9 Megawatt Renewable Energy Power Plant Online NOVATO, Calif. – Sept. 20, 2017 – MCE and Waste Management’s
August 8, 2017

Waste Management Opens 100th Natural Gas Fueling Station

Company Celebrates 6,000 Natural Gas Trucks, the Largest Heavy-Duty Fleet of its Kind in North America OKLAHOMA CITY — Aug. 8, 2017 — Waste
July 26, 2017

Waste Management Announces Second Quarter Earnings

Strong Organic Revenue Growth Continues to Drive Increases in Net Income and Cash Flow HOUSTON — July 26, 2017— Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM)
June 1, 2017

PharmEcology Services Offers Upgraded Website

New site features state-specific information for pharmaceutical waste disposal. HOUSTON – June 1, 2017 – PharmEcology Services, a business unit of Waste Management Sustainability
June 1, 2017

Waste Management Named to CR Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

Commitment to environment, ethical business practices and corporate citizenship recognized HOUSTON – June 1, 2017 – Waste Management has been named to Corporate Responsibility
April 26, 2017

Waste Management Announces First Quarter Earnings

Revenue Grows 8.3%, Producing Strong Net Income and Cash Flow Earnings Per Diluted Share Grows More Than 15%   HOUSTON — April 26, 2017—
March 13, 2017

Waste Management Named as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for the Tenth Time

HOUSTON – March 13, 2017 – Waste Management has again been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the
February 28, 2017

Waste Management Board of Directors Elects Bradbury H. Anderson New Chairman of the Board and Appoints Devina A. Rankin Chief Financial Officer

HOUSTON — February 28, 2017— The board of directors of Waste Management Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the election of Bradbury (Brad) H. Anderson,
February 16, 2017

WM Announces 4th Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings

Full year Net Cash Provided by Operations grew more than 18% The Company expects continued strong earnings and operational performance in 2017 Houston –
January 9, 2017

Waste Management to Host Seventh Annual Executive Sustainability Forum on Thursday, February 2

Hundreds of Business and Municipal Leaders to Meet during Waste Management Phoenix Open to Discuss Sustainability, Diversion and Recycling Goals Phoenix — January 9,
December 14, 2016

Waste Management Publishes 2016 Sustainability Report and Launches Companion Interactive Website

Report focuses on greenhouse gas emissions reductions and leading change in the midst of recycling challenges HOUSTON – DEC  14, 2016 – Waste Management
November 15, 2016

America Recycles Day Provides an Opportunity to Test Your Recycling Knowledge

Recycling Right is Key to a Healthy Recycling Program Houston – November 15, 2016 – At Waste Management, every day is about recycling, but on
November 11, 2016

Waste Management Names James C. Fish, Jr. Chief Executive Officer

HOUSTON — November 10, 2016— Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has named James (Jim) C. Fish, Jr. as the Company’s
October 27, 2016

Waste Management Recognized as Climate Change Leader

Company earns place on CDP’s highest performance A List Houston – October 27, 2016 – Waste Management has been recognized as a leader among companies
October 26, 2016

WM Announces 3rd Quarter Earnings

Revenue Grows 5.6% With Both Strong Price and Volume Company Again Increases Full-Year 2016 EPS Guidance Houston – October 26, 2016 – Waste Management,
October 4, 2016

Waste Management Named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices-North America for 2016

Company featured in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices 13 times in the past 14 years HOUSTON – October 4, 2016 – Waste Management has
July 27, 2016

Waste Management Names James C. (Jim) Fish, Jr. President

HOUSTON – JULY 27, 2016 – Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed James C. (Jim) Fish,
July 27, 2016

WM Announces 2nd Quarter Earnings

Continued Strong Earnings Growth Driven by Revenue Expansion and Cost Control Company Increases Full-Year 2016 Cash Flow and EPS Guidance HOUSTON — July 27,
April 28, 2016

Waste Management Announces First Quarter Earnings

  Company Exceeds Plan in All Key Financial Metrics Revenue Growth from Both Yield and Volume Drive Strong Net Income and Cash Flow Houston
April 25, 2016

WM Among 100 Best Corporate Citizens

Company recognized for commitment to environment, ethical business practices and corporate citizenship HOUSTON – April 25, 2016 – Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has again been named
March 7, 2016

WM Named to Most Ethical Companies List

HOUSTON – March 7, 2016 –  For the ninth straight year, Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has been named one of the world’s most ethical companies by
February 22, 2016

Waste Management Sustainability Services Team Partners With Council For Responsible Sport To Become Primary Certification Evaluators

Event organizers will benefit from observation and critique of their certification applications by team of sustainability professionals. HOUSTON – FEB. 22, 2015 – In
February 18, 2016

Waste Management Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Earnings

Company exceeds 2015 expectations. Expects continued momentum through 2016 HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb 18, 2016 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) today announced financial
January 7, 2016

Waste Management Hosts Sixth Annual Executive Sustainability Forum

Waste Management to Gather Hundreds of Key Leaders during the 2016 Waste Management Phoenix Open to Discuss Sustainability and ‘The Circular Economy’  PHOENIX — (BUSINESS
December 16, 2015

Waste Management Publishes 2015 Sustainability Report

Provides Updates on 2020 Sustainability Goals and Recycling HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Dec. 16, 2015 — Waste Management (NYSE:WM) released its 2015 Sustainability
October 7, 2015

Rethinking Energy Consumption

For most of us, the first thing that we do once we wake up is turn on the lights in the room, and then
August 21, 2015

Waste Management Named to Fortune Magazine’s First Ever “Change the World” List

Company recognized for “doing well by doing good” HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Aug. 21, 2015 — Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has been named to
August 20, 2015

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Aug. 20, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of
July 25, 2015

Waste Management Launches Waterloo Compressed Natural Gas Truck Fleet

Company Makes $13 million Investment in Waterloo WATERLOO, Ontario — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jun. 25, 2015 — Waste Management (NYSE:WM) celebrated the launch of a new fleet
July 23, 2015

Waste Management Announces Second Quarter Earnings

Company Sees Double Digit Growth in Earnings and Net Cash Provided by Operating Activities HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jul. 23, 2015 — Waste
June 23, 2015

Waste Management Recognizes Construction Companies for Reducing Waste

“Fourth Annual Sustainability Circle of Excellence Award recognizes outstanding performance in diversion and recycling” HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jun. 23, 2015 — Waste
June 11, 2015

Waste Management Sets Date for Second Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jun. 11, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release second quarter 2015 financial results
May 11, 2015

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 11, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of
April 29, 2015

Waste Management Announces First Quarter Earnings

“Disciplined Core Price Growth and Continued Cost Control Focus Contributed to Solid Quarter Company Reaffirms Full-Year Guidance” HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Apr. 29,
April 24, 2015

Waste Management Named to CR Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

Waste Management recognized for commitment to environment, ethical business practices and corporate citizenship. POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Apr. 29, 2015 —
March 30, 2015

Date Set for Q1 Earnings Release Call

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mar. 30, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release first quarter 2015 financial results
March 26, 2015

Waste Management Completes Acquisition of Deffenbaugh Disposal, Inc.

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mar. 26, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has received all required approvals for
March 9, 2015

Waste Management Named to World’s Most Ethical Companies List for Eighth Consecutive Year

Ethisphere Institute Recognizes Company for Dedication to Ethical Business Practices POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mar. 11, 2015 — Waste Management (NYSE:WM), has
February 25, 2015

Waste Management Announces Expiration and Final Results of Cash Tender Offer

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb. 25, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) announced today that its previously announced cash tender offer expired at
February 24, 2015

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb. 24, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of
February 18, 2015

Waste Management Announces Pricing of $1.8 Billion Senior Notes

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb. 18, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has priced underwritten public offerings of
February 17, 2015

Waste Management Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2014 Earnings

Company reports strong cash generation and earnings in 2014 and expects continued strength in 2015 HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb. 17, 2015 —
January 20, 2015

Waste Management Announces Second Annual Sustainability Challenge Winner

RBC Canadian Open Ranks Highest in Overall Sustainability among Participating PGA TOUR Golf Tournaments PHOENIX — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jan. 20, 2015 — Waste
January 7, 2015

Waste Management Launches ‘Green in 15’ Video Contest in Advance of 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open

Social Media Video Contest Challenges Consumers to Put into Play How They Go Green in 2015 PHOENIX — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jan. 7, 2015
January 2, 2015

Waste Management, Inc. Elects Andrés Gluski to Board of Directors

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jan. 2, 2015 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that Andrés Gluski, president and chief executive officer
December 26, 2014

What to Do With Holiday Waste

Waste Management (NYSE:WM) offers tips on how to Recycle Often. Recycle Right.SM after the holidays HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Dec. 26, 2014 —
December 19, 2014

Waste Management Announces the Redemption of Senior Notes Due in 2015, 2017, and 2019

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Dec. 19, 2014 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) announced today that it will redeem the entire outstanding principal amount
December 19, 2014

Waste Management Completes Divestiture of Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc. to Energy Capital Partners

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Dec. 19, 2014 — Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of
December 12, 2014

Creating a Circular Economy: 2014 Sustainability Report Chronicles Journey to Zero Waste

Actualizaciones sobre el reciclaje, la producción de energía y las nuevas tecnologías HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — 12 de diciembre, 2014 Gestión de Residuos.
November 14, 2014

Waste Management Recycling Campaign Launches in Advance of Annual America Recycles Day Celebration

Recycle Often. Recycle Right.SM simplifies recycling and inspires participation. HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Nov. 14, 2014 In an effort to increase recycling and
November 13, 2014

Waste Management of Texas Issued the Following Statement Regarding the Settlement Agreement Reached Today Amongst McGinnis Industrial Maintenance Corp., Harris County and the State of Texas Regarding the San Jacinto Waste Pits Lawsuit

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Nov. 13, 2014 To avoid further costs of litigation, we are pleased to see the case by Harris County
November 12, 2014

Waste Management Debuts New Renewable Natural Gas Facility

Natural Gas from Milam Landfill to Be Delivered to Ameren Illinois Pipeline FAIRMONT CITY, Ill. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Nov. 12, 2014 Waste Management (NYSE: WM)
November 10, 2014

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Nov. 10, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.375
October 29, 2014

Waste Management Announces Third Quarter Earnings

Yield and Cost Controls Continue to Drive Strong Operating Profit HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Oct. 29, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today
October 12, 2014

Waste Management Signs Definitive Agreement for $1.94 Billion Divestiture of Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc. to Energy Capital Partners

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jul. 29, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has agreed to sell Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. (“WTI”) to an affiliate of
October 6, 2014

Waste Management and aPriori Capital Partners Announce Definitive Agreement for Waste Management to Acquire Deffenbaugh Disposal

HOUSTON & KANSAS CITY, Kan. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Oct. 6, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) and aPriori Capital Partners L.P. today announced the
September 23, 2014

Waste Management Recognized by CDP and Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices

Company acknowledged for environmental performance and disclosure HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Sep. 23, 2014 Waste Management (NYSE: WM) has been recognized as a
August 21, 2014

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Aug. 21, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.375
July 29, 2014

Waste Management Announces Second Quarter Earnings

Strong Pricing Leads to Continued Growth in Income from Operations and Income from Operations Margin Company Executes Agreements to Repurchase $600 Million in Shares
June 30, 2014

“Waste Management Phoenix Open Achieves Zero Waste for Second Year World’s highest-attended golf tournament earns UL’s Zero Waste status”

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jun 30, 2014 For the second consecutive year, the Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Phoenix Open has diverted 100 percent of
May 12, 2014

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 12, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.375
May 5, 2014

Waste Management Announces Pricing of $350 Million Senior Notes

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 5, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of
April 24, 2014

Waste Management Announces First Quarter Earnings

Net Income Grows More Than 35 Percent and Income from Operations Margin Grows 170 Basis Points. HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Apr. 24, 2014
April 22, 2014

Students Observe Earth Day by “Connecting to the Oceans”

20th annual Wheelabrator Environmental Symposium to be held in May. HAMPTON, N.H. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Apr. 22, 2014 As America celebrates Earth Day
March 20, 2014

Waste Management Named 2014 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute

Company has earned award for seven consecutive years with dedication to ethical business practices and sustainability. POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mar.
February 18, 2014

Waste Management Announces Plan to Increase Quarterly Dividend Payments and Authorization for $600 Million in Share Repurchases

HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb. 18, 2014 Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 2.7%
February 18, 2014

Waste Management Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Earnings

Company sees strong cash generation in 2013 and expects continued strength in 2014. HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Feb. 18, 2014 Waste Management, Inc.
January 29, 2014

Waste Management Announces Winner of Inaugural Sustainability Challenge

Waste Management Draws on Phoenix Open Experience to Rate Shell Houston Open Winner in Sustainability for Participating PGA TOUR Golf Tournaments PHOENIX — (BUSINESS