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September 19, 2017
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Bigbelly: How High-Tech “Smart” Garbage Cans Are Making Cities Smarter

Who knew garbage cans could be so smart? For years, Waste Management has been an investor in Bigbelly – the world leading smart waste and recycling system. Bigbelly’s solution features a suite of compacting and non-compacting smart trash cans featuring a slew of cool tech. For example, solar panels on the High Capacity stations
August 4, 2017
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WM Tested A New Hybrid (And We Sure Did Like It)

Imagine a big, “yellow iron” loader that’s capable of doing the work of a much larger vehicle, while at the same time using 35 percent less fuel. Well, through Volvo Construction Equipment (CE), it’s currently in the works and Waste Management was pleased to take it for a long test drive. It started late
June 20, 2017
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Waste Management and GreenBiz’17: The Zero Waste Challenge

By Tom Carpenter,  Director for Waste Management Sustainability Services For occasions big and small, Waste Management Sustainability Services has a proven track record of helping events achieve their sustainability goals, whether that’s zero waste, water conservation, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions management or simply improving waste diversion. You’re probably familiar with some of these events,
November 10, 2016
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Supporting Sustainable Sports: Waste Management Partners with the Council for Responsible Sport

Waste Management is pleased to support the Council for Responsible Sport (the Council) and share in their vision of a world where responsibly produced sports events are the norm. Founded in 2007, the Council is a non-profit organization that has been leading the charge to help produce sporting events that support social justice, ecological
April 30, 2015
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Bridgestone Americas Inc. Facility Wins Prestigious Award for Innovative Diversion Efforts

“Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.” This observation by Booker T. Washington perhaps most accurately exemplifies an achievement by Waste Management Sustainability Services (WMSS) and its customer that continues to earn accolades. A Bridgestone Americas Inc. (Bridgestone) passenger tire manufacturing facility recently was awarded Environmental Leader’s “2015 Top Project