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SWANA Recognizes Waste and Recycling Workers Week, For The Vital Role These Individuals Play Day-To-Day, Maintaining The Cleanliness And Health Of Our Neighborhoods.

Waste and Recycling Workers Week Show Your Appreciation and Celebrate Waste & Recycling Workers Week. On June 17th, join SWANA in recognizing your Garbage Collection Providers. What is Waste and Recycling Workers Week? For John D. Arwood, out of sight did not mean out of mind when it comes to garbage. To highlight the importance of … Read more SWANA Recognizes Waste and Recycling Workers Week, For The Vital Role These Individuals Play Day-To-Day, Maintaining The Cleanliness And Health Of Our Neighborhoods.

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Fayetteville, N.C. Is Asking Everyone To Thank Their Garbage Man Or Women! Waste and Recycling Workers Week, June 17th

(Fayetteville, N.C.) – The first Waste and Recycling Workers Week is Monday, June 17 and the City of Fayetteville and the City’s Environmental Services Department are asking everyone, regardless of where they live or work, to thank their garbage man or woman on that day. Conceived by John D. Arwood, CEO of Jacksonville, Fla.-based Arwood … Read more Fayetteville, N.C. Is Asking Everyone To Thank Their Garbage Man Or Women! Waste and Recycling Workers Week, June 17th

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Proclamation from Rick Scott, the Governor of Florida

Whereas, Employees that provide a very essential service handling the solid and liquid waste of our society don’t receive the proper recognition; and Whereas, These people generally work very long hours at the lower end of a pay scale; and Whereas, other collective service groups receive their much deserved recognition i.e. police, fire fighters etc. … Read more Proclamation from Rick Scott, the Governor of Florida

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Space Waste Transporter: Going Where No Garbage Man has Gone Before

With today’s ever increasing number of falling satellites, the need to find alternate solutions for disposing space debris is dire. John D. Arwood, a Native American and owner of Arwood Waste, proposes a viable solution to safely clean up our atmosphere. Arwood Waste has proposed a space waste contract to Together Waste for the collection … Read more Space Waste Transporter: Going Where No Garbage Man has Gone Before

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