WM’s VP of Recycling Discusses What the Avangard Acquisition Means for Plastic Markets

WM acquires Avangard

WM is the latest U.S. recycler to demonstrate it’s getting more directly involved in secondary processing infrastructure after announcing Tuesday it will acquire assets from Avangard Innovative. While the initial focus is on plastic film, the transaction could also have broader implications for the future business model of recycling. WM has invested in secondary processing […]

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Heroic WM Employees Save a Life

A dump trailer carrying a load of sludge became stuck at the Turnkey Recycling & Environmental Enterprise (TREE) landfill in Rochester, NH while attempting to deliver its load to the working face. Soon after, a mechanic for the trucking company arrived on site to fix the truck. Unfortunately, due to a number of mechanical issues […]

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