Waste Management Unveils Innovative Driver and Technician Training Center Supporting ‘Safety, People-First Culture.’

Waste Management Unveils Innovative Driver and Technician Training Center

Recently, Waste Management introduced its second Driver and Technician Training Center in Glendale, Arizona, complementing its first Center in Fort Myers, Florida. The Arizona Training Center extends the Company’s commitment to providing centralized training for drivers and technicians across the North American enterprise. As part of the onboarding process, drivers and technicians attend a two-week […]

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Gorillas On the Line

How Recycling Phones Helps Gorillas

The global mobile phone recycling challenge, “Gorillas on the Line…Answer the Call” came to a close on April 30, 2019. This community engagement initiative was created by the Association of Zoos and Aquarium (AZA) Gorilla Species Survival Plan education advisory team to raise awareness about cell phone recycling and its benefits to gorilla conservation. Recycling […]

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Waste Management 2018 Recycling Environmental Benefits

WM’s recycling efforts translate into impressive environmental benefits.

Waste Management recently completed the tabulation of the 2018 recycling tonnages for company-wide Waste Management operations. In 2018, WM managed the recycling of 10.21 million tons of aluminum, cardboard/paper, scrap metals, plastics, wood pallets, and glass. When we add other recyclables managed for recycling and beneficial use – such as 3.59 million tons of organics, 1.16 million […]

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