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September 10, 2014
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Dog Show Achieves Zero Waste

For the dog-lover, it was paradise, as many different breeds were on display – English Mastiffs, Bulldogs, Dalmatians, English Setters and more. But what was also on display at the Pacific Kennel Club Dog Show was recycling at its highest level. That means zero waste. The event took place this summer in Surrey, British
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
June 18, 2014
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Infusing Transparency into the Pursuit of Zero Waste to Landfill

Waste Management and UL Environment are helping waste producers to institute landfill diversion processes to achieve a true “Zero Waste to Landfill” outcome. What are WM and UL’s take on validating these initiatives? WM’s Raymond Randall sat down with UL’s Scot Case to discuss how to meet the need for transparent sustainability claims. Raymond
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