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February 28, 2018
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Zero Waste Challenge: Home Edition

Since 2013, the Waste Management Phoenix Open has strived to achieve zero waste, meaning everything used throughout the weeklong event (from food and drinks to building materials and signage) is either reused, recycled, composted, donated or used to create energy. You can read more about that here. For us, achieving zero waste at an
January 9, 2018
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What is Zero Waste?

Most people probably don’t think too much about the trash they throw away. After all, we’re all so busy with work and family and scrolling through Facebook that it’s easy to overlook the food and packaging and water bottles we go through on any given day. But while most may not think too much
December 12, 2017
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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 data to supplement the company’s full 2016 report, “Leading Change, Reinvigorating the Spirit of Environmental Stewardship.”  The report updates progress on the company’s 2020 Sustainability Goals, Key Performance Indicators and
June 23, 2015
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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 Management (NYSE:WM) announced the winners of the 2015 “Sustainability Circle of Excellence Award,” a recognition given to the top waste reduction customers in the construction industry whose various projects achieved
October 29, 2014
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Waste Management Recognized by CDP and Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices

Each year Waste Management reports our corporate sustainability to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). Our submission is scored by CDP, and details from their report are used in selection to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, Newsweek Green Rankings, and other internationally-recognized sustainability indices. Details from CDP reporting also provide the basis for WM’s own
January 29, 2014
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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 WIRE) — Jan. 29, 2014 Waste Management (NYSE: WM) today announced that the Shell Houston Open has been named the winner of its inaugural Sustainability Challenge. In a contest that