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Slow Down to Get Around

A Campaign to Save Lives Slow Down to Get Around (SDTGA) is SWANA’s national safety campaign. The campaign reminds motorists to drive more carefully when near waste and recycling collection vehicles. By slowing down, drivers protect themselves, the waste and recycling collection workers and other motorists. Being struck by a motor vehicle is a leading … Read more

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Waste and Recycling Workers Week 2021 is Almost Here!

All year the men and women of the waste management industry are hard at work collecting, processing, filtering, and recycling over 250 million tons of garbage to keep our environment safe and clean. The week of June 17th is the time for us to come together and collectively show our appreciation. Need Ideas On How … Read more

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How Will Your Company Celebrate Waste and Recycling Workers Week? | Waste & Recycling Workers Week

How Will Your Company Celebrate Waste and Recycling Workers Week?

Cookouts and Cakes Flip the script. Waste and Recycling Workers Week is a great time to show your appreciation by serving those who serve our communities. It doesn’t take much and a simple cookout goes a long way. Taking the time to serve lunch to your employees says a lot about how much you value … Read more

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Is your Facebook account ready for Waste and Recycling Workers Week?

We take pride in celebrating the waste and recycling workers who work hard every day to keep our communities clean and safe. Show your friends how much you appreciate your friendly, neighborhood waste and recycling worker by updating your Facebook profile picture for Waste and Recycling Workers Week. We Make Celebrating Easy We created a … Read more

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Garbage Truck Beds Available Now!

While some people might look forward to Fridays, others know that waste and recycling pickup day is the real highlight of the week. Is it the noise, the lights, the BIG truck, the friendly neighborhood waste and recycling workers? We may never know for sure what makes curbside pickup special and magical for so many … Read more

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It’s almost here! – Waste and Recycling Workers Week – Week of June 17th, 2021

The week to celebrate¬†Waste and Recycling Workers Week is only one month away! Join the Celebration the Week of June 17th Waste and Recycling Workers Week is just around the corner. Are you ready? Show some appreciation to your Sanitation Workers for all they do! Get your own Waste & Recycling Workers Week custom items … Read more

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Today we celebrated the 30 year commitment to Republic Services of Maintenance Supervisor Foy Fleming!

Maintenance Supervisor Foy Fleming!Congrats on your retirement and you will be missed! Enjoy Tennessee.

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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 an employee at a small business, … Read more

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Color Some Love for Your Waste and Recycling Workers Week

Waste and Recycling Workers Week is just around the corner. You might be asking yourself “What can I do to celebrate?” Well, we’re glad you asked! Get the Party Started! There are lots of ways you can celebrate Waste and Recycling Workers Week. From a simple thank you to grand gestures, we’ve seen it all. … Read more

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Waste and Recycling Workers Week

Waste and Recycling Workers Week is Coming! Are You Ready To Celebrate?

The week of June 17th and Waste and Recycling Workers Week will be here before you know it! Are you ready to celebrate? This year it’s easier than ever to get your very own Waste and Recycling Workers Week items through the Waste & Recycling Workers Week Store and Store Specials. The clock is ticking! … Read more

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