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Meet Homewood Disposal Service Team

Service — Stewardship — Education. These are three of the words that describe what we do, as well as who we are, as a full-service refuse hauling, transportation, and recycling company. Since 1956, Homewood Disposal has continued building its business on the core values of founder Wendell (Wendy) E. Yonker. Those values, loyalty and integrity, … Read more

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Meet The Waste Advantage Magazine Team

Waste Advantage Magazine is a valued business information resource for professionals in the solid waste and recycling industry. Reaching over 38,000 qualified subscribers through print and digital each month, Waste Advantage is respected for its insightful content and industry-leading MarketPlace for products, services and equipment. Editorial Advisory Board Will Flower President, Green Stream Recycling (Brookhaven, NY) Will Flower has … Read more

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Meet The Blinker Team

President Charles H. Potter, Jr. Charles Potter started Blinker-Lite Safety, Inc. in 1972 and has built the company into the largest provider of Port-A-Pots and Traffic Control Services in Middle Tennessee. His dedication to going above and beyond the industry standard for usual customer service is why Blinker enjoy the reputation for Outstanding Customer Service … Read more

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Meet the MDI Team

MDI is focused on Integrated Solid Waste Management We are focused on Integrated Solid Waste Management through Resource Management, with the goal of helping our customers grow their business profitably while achieving affordable sustainability. MDI’s vision is to express our understanding of the environment and the role waste removal has in affecting our planet. We … Read more

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Meet The Orlando Waste Paper Company

Orlando Waste Paper Company has been helping Central Florida businesses recycle since 1969. We are a family owned and operated company that prides itself on providing quality service at a fair price. We understand that the information and programs available for recycling are constantly changing and would be glad to assist you in finding the … Read more

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Meet The Waste Industries Team

Since our founding in 1970, Waste Industries has strived to achieve one all-encompassing goal: To provide a waste collection service that is so streamlined and stress-free that it falls almost entirely out of our customers’ minds. Our goal has always been to provide a level of service that is truly unmatched by anyone in the … Read more

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Safety Tuesday -Baler Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)

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Eugene J. Wingerter – NSWMA

Eugene J. Wingerter Gene Wingerter began his career in the waste business in 1970 as NSWMA’s first Technical Consultant.  In 1973, he became the association’s Executive Director.  Under his leadership, NSWMA grew from just a few to 30 state chapters and many institutes and councils.  In 1980, he purchased WasteAge and helped turn it into … Read more

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Larry Stone – WASTEC

Larry Stone In the more than 30 years that Larry Stone has worked in the garbage collection industry, he has sold equipment, owned a hauling company, and been chair of an NSWMA state chapter.  Today, he is responsible for all of Heil Environmental New York City market, trade show commitments, and sales in the Northeast.  … Read more

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Tom Fatjo, Jr. –

Tom Fatjo, Jr. In 1998, Tom Fatjo founded his fourth waste company, Waste Corp. of America, where he is currently Chairman and CEO.  He started his first company, Browning Ferris Industries, in 1966, with one truck and $500 and turned it into the first publicly-traded garbage company.  In 1990, he founded Republic Waste Services and … Read more

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