Let the week of celebration begin…Waste and Recycling Workers Week 2014 is here!

All year the men and women of the waste management industry are hard at work collecting, processing, filtering, and recycling over 250 million tons of garbage to keep our environment safe and clean. The week of June 17th is the time for us to come together to collectively show our appreciation. Why do we celebrate … Read more

It’s almost here! – Waste & Recycling Workers Week – Week of June 17th

The week of celebrating Waste and Recycling Workers Week is only one month away! Celebrate the week of June 17th Show some appreciation to your Garbage Workers for all they do! Show your love and Buy the Tshirt Help us spread the word about the week of June 17th celebrating Waste & Recycling Workers Week Visit the Garbage … Read more

Garbage Man Proves Al Gore Wrong: Global Warming Or Global Cooling?

Garbage Man Proves Al Gore Wrong: Global Warming Or Global Cooling? It is now several months into 2014 and what has become of the North Pole? Surely it is all slush and water by now, right? According to John D. Arwood, President of Arwood Waste, “Not only is there still ice at the North Pole … Read more

Celebrate a Small Business Owner!

March 29th was National Mom and Pop Business Owner’s Day! Are you a small business owner? We celebrate and applaud you for your hard work and dedication! We get what you do and support you. Show your support to a Mom and Pop Business owner by shopping local. Keep the person in personal by using … Read more

Happy Birthday, Washington! From Waste & Recycling Workers Week

  Today we are not only honoring the presidents that have led our great country, but are celebrating the birthday of George Washington who founded our nation. Without him and his leadership, there would be no Presidents’ Day. Just like Washington and Presidents’ Day, Waste & Recycling Workers Week is a time to honor the … Read more

For Freedom and Peace

Those of us at Waste & Recycling Workers Week take the time to commemorate the history of Martin Luther King Jr., and the work that he did towards creating equality in America.   We appreciate each and every one of you, and wish freedom and peace be yours.   “Peace is not merely a distant … Read more

3 (non)Wasteful Thoughts for Winter

1. Enjoy the Weather Some things are out of our control. When dangerous weather conditions cause interruptions in garbage service, know that we are doing our best and will be back on schedule as soon as we can. Take this time to enjoy the wonder of weather. 2. Spread the Warmth Your garbage men and … Read more

3 Ways to Appreciate Your Garbage Man During the Holidays

The Holidays are a busy time for everyone, and it can be easy to overlook those who serve year round. Always prepared, consistently there, in heat or snow, your Garbage Workers makes it their job (literally) to dispose of your disposables. Why not show your appreciation to them this season? 1. Give a Gift Card. … Read more

3 Practical Ways to Celebrate Recycling in Your Local Area

Happy America Recycles Day – November 15 It’s never too late to begin recycling in your local community.  Here are three easy and practical ways to celebrate recycling: 1. Start today The hardest part about keeping America beautiful is taking the first step to do so!  Start by recycling what you see on the ground in … Read more