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Jan 19, 2017, 11:00 ET Waste Management Austin Data Center Earns Energy Star Certification

Waste Management Austin Data Center Earns EPA's ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency. Waste Management's Austin Data Center...


Jan 05, 2014, 23:48 ET Waste Management Collection Service in Indiana Cancelled for Monday, January 6; all Waste Management landfills also closed

Due to the severe weather conditions, Waste Management collection service has been cancelled for Monday, January 6 for all Indiana...


Jan 05, 2014, 22:43 ET Waste Management Monday pickups delayed due to Winter Storm in much of Michigan

 Waste Management's Southeast Michigan collection operations will be closed Monday due to the dangers posed by below zero wind chill factors to...


Aug 03, 2012, 12:30 ET Waste Management Opens Public-Access CNG Fueling Station, Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet

Waste Management has launched a new local fleet of 25 clean-burning CNG trucks and unveiled Louisville's first public-access, 24-hour compressed...


Jun 20, 2012, 10:00 ET Waste Management Geneva Landfill to produce Green Energy from everyday waste

 Green energy will soon be helping to power homes, following Waste Management's announcement today on the groundbreaking of a...


Jun 15, 2012, 11:45 ET Waste Management's New Pine Tree Acres Green Energy Plant Begins Production

Waste Management announced today that the company has completed construction of its new gas-to-energy plant at the Pine Tree Acres Renewable Energy...


May 16, 2012, 10:00 ET Waste Management Announces Ground-Breaking of its Natural Gas fueling facility in Columbus, Ohio Area

 Waste Management today announced it has started construction on its new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling facility to convert its fleet of...


May 11, 2012, 12:00 ET Waste Management Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet and Opens Conroe CNG Fueling Station

Waste Management (NYSE:WM) today announced plans to expand its fleet of natural gas-powered collection vehicles in the Houston area and open a new...


May 11, 2012, 11:13 ET Waste Management Mahoning Landfill to produce Green Energy from everyday waste

 Green energy will soon be helping to power homes, following Waste Management's announcement today on the groundbreaking of a gas-to-electric...


Apr 16, 2012, 18:08 ET Renewable Energy From Waste Management: Lockwood Landfill to Produce 3.2 Megawatts Of Electricity Using Landfill Gas

 With the nation's need for renewable energy increasing, Waste Management (NYSE: WM) opened northern Nevada's first and only...


Mar 29, 2012, 07:30 ET Waste Management Featured in The Pitch, AMC's Newest Unscripted Series

Waste Management (NYSE:WM) will be one of a handful of companies featured in AMC's new original unscripted series, The Pitch, which...


Mar 23, 2012, 09:49 ET Michigan Man Wins National Award From Waste Management for His Volunteer Work

 Thomas Kuderik of Romulus, who previously won the Volunteer of the Year award from Waste Management of Michigan/Ohio, has now been awarded...


Mar 16, 2012, 11:15 ET Waste Management Named to Ethisphere's 2012 World's Most Ethical Companies for the Fifth Consecutive Year

Waste Management (NYSE: WM) has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, the leading business ethics think-tank, as one of the 2012...


Feb 27, 2012, 10:00 ET Waste Management Awards Companies for Sustainable Construction

 With construction customers across North America, Waste Management is today honoring 10 companies with its inaugural Sustainability...


Feb 10, 2012, 08:30 ET Waste Management Employee Who Works Tirelessly to Save Dogs Receives Top Michigan Honor for Volunteerism

 As part of its annual recognition of community service, Waste Management of Michigan/Ohio has selected Deanna West of Lake Orion,...


Dec 15, 2011, 10:09 ET Waste Management Announces Regular Collection Schedule for Christmas and New Year's

  Because the Christmas holiday and New Year's Day both fall on Sunday this year, Waste Management customers will have their normal...


Dec 15, 2011, 10:08 ET Waste Management Announces Regular Collection Schedule for Christmas and New Year's

 Because the Christmas holiday and New Year's Day both fall on Sunday this year, Waste Management customers will have their normal collection...


Nov 18, 2011, 08:00 ET Waste Management and Fulcrum BioEnergy Announce Strategic Investment

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has closed an equity investment in Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc. (Fulcrum). In connection...


Nov 17, 2011, 15:34 ET Zero Waste Challenge to Launch at 2012 Waste Management Phoenix Open

Waste Management today announced that it will launch its Zero Waste Challenge  – an initiative aimed at educating vendors and patrons...


Nov 16, 2011, 08:07 ET Waste Management First Company to Earn More Than 100 Wildlife Habitat Council Certifications

At its 23rd Annual Symposium, People, Partnerships and Pathways, the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) announced that Waste Management (NYSE: WM) is...


Sep 22, 2011, 11:45 ET Waste Management Begins Production at its Eagle Valley Green Energy Plant

Waste Management announced today that the company has completed construction of its new gas-to-energy facility at Eagle Valley Recycling and...


Sep 12, 2011, 10:34 ET Waste Management Announces Plans for Clean-Burning Natural Gas for its Columbus Area Fleet

Waste Management today announced plans to convert to clean burning natural gas-powered trucks for its waste and recycling collection operations in...


Sep 01, 2011, 10:00 ET University of Iowa and Waste Management Unveil New Single-Stream Recycling Program on Campus

Waste Management and the University of Iowa unveiled a new single-stream recycling program today.  The new recycling program is designed to...


Aug 23, 2011, 15:40 ET Waste Management Hosts Job Fair for Rhode Island Drivers Friday, Aug. 26th

Waste Management of Rhode Island is hosting a job fair for waste collection drivers (commercial driver license (CDL)-permit or CDL-B license),...


Aug 08, 2011, 09:02 ET Waste Management Celebrates Opening of New Single-Stream Recycling Facility in Houston

Waste Management (NYSE: WM) today joined with the City of Houston, local and state officials and WM customers to celebrate the launch of its...