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March 10, 2015

Grant supports greener food truck rodeo

DURHAM, N.C. – A recycling program created with Waste Management support is helping to reduce waste generated by the popular Food Truck Rodeo in Durham, North Carolina. A recent staging of the event at the city’s Durham Central Park drew more than 6,000 attendees and 45 food trucks – creating a lot of potential
January 16, 2015

Go #Greenin15

Create a 15 second video and you could be a winner Waste Management has launched of the “Green in 15” social media video contest in advance of the 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open. To enter, participants must creatively demonstrate how they will commit to going green in 2015, in 15 seconds or less, using
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 — Waste Management (NYSE: WM), the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in North America, announced today the launch of the “Green in 15” social media video contest in
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 — As holiday festivities conclude, there comes an abundance of waste. In fact, the extra waste produced during the holidays amounts to about one million additional tons per week, according to
December 16, 2014

Introducing Recycle Often. Recycle Right.

In an effort to increase recycling and improve the quality of materials through a comprehensive education program, Waste Management has launched a new online portal around its Recycle Often. Recycle Right.℠ campaign, which promotes the basics of recycling by simplifying guidelines and empowering everyone to become Recycling Ambassadors. Accessible at www.RecycleOftenRecycleRight.com, users can access
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 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
July 22, 2014

Five ways teams go green (and fans don’t always know it)

From the tailgate, to the start of a game, to the mad dash out the parking lot, fans (especially “die-hards”) are familiar with the rituals of seeing their favorite team in action. It’s really a big celebration when you think about it. After all, where else do you see so many beverages, food and
July 18, 2014

Retro is the new recyclable

Send us your unwanted electronics It’s amazing how electronics have changed over the years, from 8-track players to iPads and rotary dials to cell phones (don’t fret younger readers – we’ve provided some Wikipedia links so you can learn what those devices are). In fact, it seems as soon as you buy any form
March 10, 2014

Recycle Often. Recycle Right.

That’s Waste Management’s message to our customers, neighbors, and broader community of stakeholders. It’s much more than a simple refrain. Forty years ago, the recycling challenge was about getting people and businesses at the grassroots level to embrace a new way of discarding waste. We started bundling newspapers, sorting out plastics and glass, and
February 13, 2014

Thinking Green While on Vacation: 8 Tips on Eco-Travel

My husband and I have made it a tradition to use our annual family vacation not only a time to have fun and bond, but to teach our children about our impact on the environment and the importance of giving back. This year, with both children officially teenagers, we really wanted to do something