WM Phoenix Open – Helping to Change the Course of Arizona’s Freshwater Future

Water sustainability is front-of-mind at the WM Phoenix Open. This Scottsdale PGA tour stop is the largest zero-waste sporting event in the world. In fact, since 2013, WM has been committed to event sustainability by diverting tournament waste through recycling, composition, donation, and reuse. In 2022, WM partnered with DigDeep’s Navajo Water Project to change […]

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Disposing of Plexiglass in the Waste Stream

Acrylic and plexiglass barriers

One product that became an essential and everyday item during COVID is the plastic acrylic  (commonly called plexiglass) barriers that businesses installed to keep customers and employees safe during the outbreak. Plexiglass barriers are seemingly everywhere these days — grocery stores, dry cleaners, restaurant pickup windows, discount stores, and pharmacies. As COVID restrictions have started […]

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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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