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November 15, 2014
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Waste Management Phoenix Open wins global environmental prize

Golf is one of those sports in which the lower you score, the more competitive you become. The same is true when it comes to your environmental impact – the lower, the better. For two years running at the Waste Management Phoenix Open (WMPO), we’ve achieved the lowest score possible – zero – in
August 8, 2014
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Beyond Sport: Waste Management Phoenix Open a finalist for “Sport for the Environment” Award

The Greenest Show on Grass When it comes to the Waste Management Phoenix Open, there are several numbers we’re all extremely proud of: 6,000 recycling and compost bins on the course Zero trash cans 18 collection trucks, all of which run on clean-burning natural gas 563,008 attendees (a weeklong record) These numbers say a
June 30, 2014
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“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 waste away from landfills amid this year’s record attendance of 563,008 fans. As part of its Zero Waste Challenge, the 2014 Waste Management Phoenix Open earned UL Environment’s (a business
February 22, 2014
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Behind the Scenes at The Waste Management Phoenix Open

What does it take to plan the largest attended event on the PGA TOUR? We interviewed Michele Grossman, Managing Principal with WM’s Sustainability Services, Lisa Gordon, Director of Brand Marketing and Steve Neff, VP of Strategic Accounts on their responsibilities and impacts the Waste Management Phoenix Open (WMPO) has for the company, employees and