WM Driver in the Spotlight

While servicing his route in Salem, MA recently, Driver Eric Barros was approached by a woman in distress as she realized she had accidentally placed her purse in her trash cart. To make matters worse, she was heading out of town that day for a family funeral. Thankfully Eric was able to calm her down […]

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This is Climate. How We Live.

Washington Post Live brought together leading scientists, policymakers, environmentalists, and innovators to examine the environmental choices we face in our daily lives. As a Presenting Sponsor, WM brought Chief Sustainability Officer Tara Hemmer to the stage to lead a 15-minute segment, titled Enabling Sustainability Progress for Companies, to explore sustainability in waste and environmental services. […]

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Rochester, NH Turnkey Landfill Tour

WM’s Turnkey Landfill located in Rochester, NH has a long history of working with the University of New Hampshire (UNH) on environmental sustainability initiatives.  In fact, as part of the ECOline project that began in 2009, UNH’s Durham, NH campus is powered by landfill gas provided from the Turnkey facility. In keeping with this successful […]

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How A Fleet of Smart Technology Recycling Trucks Could Help Minimize Waste

Recycling collection is going high-tech with a smart system of innovative trucks, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) that is focused on increasing the amount of recovered materials and cutting contamination by analyzing where the process begins – your curbside. WM, North America’s largest recycler of post-consumer materials, has equipped thousands of its recycling collection trucks […]

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