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Tips for Winter WRWW

3 (non)Wasteful Tips for Winter

1. Enjoy the Weather Some things are out of our control. When dangerous weather conditions cause interruptions in garbage service, know that we are doing our best and will be back on schedule as soon as we can. Take this time to enjoy the wonder of winter weather. 2. Spread the Warmth Your waste and … Read more

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Slow Down to Get Around: A Campaign to Save Lives

What is SDTGA?

SDTGA is an acronym for Slow Down to Get Around, an important movement to protect our waste and recycling workers while they are out on the road. A Campaign to Save Lives Slow Down to Get Around (SDTGA) is SWANA’s national safety campaign. The campaign aims to remind motorists to drive with extra caution around … Read more

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Merry Christmas from all of us at American Waste Control!

Merry Christmas from all of us at American Waste Control.  #community #people #help #like #tulsaoklahoma #parade #christmas #christmasparade #tulsachristmasparade #kennyburkett #mrmurph #recycling #wrww #balloons #helium #MathesonGas #joy #love #peace #family #reconnect #passion #passionforlife #smile #goodnews That’s what it’s about folks. That’s it right there. My colleague said at the parade it was nice to see his son smile, laugh, and just be a kid again. It’s amazing what holding a balloon string can do for the heart and mind. … Read more

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Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada and Republic Services surprises a young boy battling sickle cell anemia.

Jelani is a local 4-year-old who loves garbage trucks and toys. Unfortunately, he deals with a blood disorder that brings him in and out of the hospital.The day started with a limo ride to The Wishing Place. Two Republic Services trucks greeted Jelani with his own uniform and gave him the chance to take a … Read more

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Zykan Bros. Sanitary Disposal

Ed, Joe and Don Zykan.Mid 1950s. St Louis, Mo — in #Florissant, #Missouri.

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Tis the Season for Giving and Gratitude

The hustle and bustle of the holidays are upon us. As you make your list and check it twice, don’t forget those who serve the community all year long. The men and women providing curbside service and citywide sanitation services are always there when we need them. Rain or shine, oppressive heat or frigid cold, … Read more

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James Davis of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., is National Residential Driver of the Year

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) today announced that, for the first time, it swept all National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) Driver of the Year and Operator of the Year awards in the national category. A record four employees from one company were recognized, highlighting Republic team members’ exemplary safety and customer service records. James … Read more

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SWANA Membership for Small Businesses

SWANA for Small Business The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has a growing network of over 10,000 members in 46 chapters throughout the United States and Canada. While those members include some big names you are sure to recognize, many of those members represent small companies. As a small business, it is important … Read more

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Order Your Custom Truck Bed

Order a Custom Truck Bed Is your child a garbage truck fan? Are you looking for an extra special bed for your kid? When the standard, mass-produced options just won’t cut it, you need a custom built, handcrafted truck bed. Family owned and operated and specializing in custom garbage truck beds, these handmade beds are … Read more

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Waste Management honors Our Veterans this Year in a Big Way!

Did you know that we have almost 2,500 veterans working in a variety of roles at WM? So, today we celebrate our veterans and every veteran. Thank you for your service. #veteransday

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