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November 15, 2016
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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 this annual America Recycles Day we’d like to remind the community about some important recycling tips, in addition to the items you should never put in your recycling container. Recycle
August 7, 2015
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Barge Delivers Tons of Marine Debris to Seattle

After weeks of picking up marine debris along the Alaskan and Canadian shoreline, the 300-foot-long barge Dioskouroi arrived at its final destination, Seattle, on August 6. Waste Management was among many partners, including government entities, nonprofits and businesses, involved in the large-scale cleanup effort to package and relocate the materials to Seattle for possible
July 24, 2015
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Removing Marine Debris from Alaska’s Shoreline

In March 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake hit 230 miles northeast of Tokyo, causing a 30-foot tsunami, which claimed at least 16,000 lives and left thousands missing or injured. The area’s coastal communities and infrastructure was destroyed, resulting in about 5 million tons of debris from those communities entering the Pacific Ocean. Four years
November 14, 2014
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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 improve the quality of materials through a comprehensive education program, Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has launched a new online portal around its Recycle Often. Recycle Right.SM campaign, which promotes the basics