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Christian Garbage Collectors Help Clean-up Cave Church

Garbage City and the Cave Church They are called the untouchables. There are almost 50,000 of them, they are almost entirely Christian, and they literally live in the dumps. In Cairo, for one reason or another, the Muslims will not work as trash collectors. Perhaps it has to do with their religious beliefs or maybe … Read more

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Celebrating A Dirty Job In Vestal, NY On June 17th

Celebrating A Dirty Job In Vestal, NY On June 17th http://www.wbng.com/video/Celebrating-a-dirty-job-211843531.html Vestal, NY (WBNG Binghamton) It’s a day to celebrate the men and women who wake up at the crack of dawn to pickup your trash throughout the week. Most would agree it’s a dirty, but necessary job. Taylor Garbage has been doing it for … Read more

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A California Garbage Man Has Big Impact On Boy With Autism

A California Garbage Man Has Big Impact On Boy With Autism Dear Frank, You have no idea the impact you have on a Wednesday. What you don’t know is that your presence has been a calming and reassuring force in our week for years now. No matter how good or how bad our week was, … Read more

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Waste & Recycling Workers Week recognizes the first female Hispanic owned waste removal company in the United States!

Waste & Recycling Workers Week recognizes the first female Hispanic owned waste removal company in the United States! Maria Rios is the proud President and CEO of Nation Waste, Inc., the first female Hispanic owned waste removal company in the United States.  Maria’s dedication to providing the highest caliber of customer service has allowed Nation … Read more

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First Waste and Recycling Workers Week

There are many people involved in the maintenance and stability of an individual’s everyday life: the work conducted by some professions is more readily appreciated in society while the hard work and contributions by other professions tend to fall through the cracks of appreciation. Doctors have Doctor Appreciation Day, teachers have their own week of … Read more

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The first annual Waste and Recycling Workers Week was celebrated by Mayor Alvin Brown and City of Jacksonville Public Works Director Jim Robinson

City of Jacksonville -The first annual Waste and Recycling Workers Week was celebrated in Jacksonville, Florida Shared publicly  –  8:57 AM   In honor of Waste and Recycling Workers Week and the men and women who work in the solid waste industry, Mayor Alvin Brown and City of Jacksonville Public Works Director Jim Robinson assisted a solid … Read more

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Monday Was Waste and Recycling Workers Week And Rock River Environmental Services Made A Video

Trash and recycling trucks line the yard Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at Rock River Environmental Services on South Main Street in Rockford. Monday was Waste and Recycling Workers Week and Rock River Environmental Services made a video to show you what it’s like to work as a waste hauler in Rockford. This video follows Charlie Byrd, … Read more

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City of Manteca’s honored its trash collectors Monday afternoon with an in-office party celebrating Waste and Recycling Workers Week

 City of Manteca’s honored its trash collectors Monday afternoon with an in-office party celebrating Waste and Recycling Workers Week Lester Pulsen has a laugh after being awarded a Public Works proclamation by Solid Waste Supervisor Rexie LeStrange. JASON CAMPBELL/The Bulletin It was a simple prank. It didn’t require a lot of planning and in the end … Read more

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Flood Brothers Show Appreciation In Honoring Waste and Recycling Workers Week Monday, June 17th

Flood Brothers Show Appreciation In Honoring Waste and Recycling Workers Week Monday, June 17th The new holiday honors sanitation, waste and recycling employees on the front lines of pickup routes! On Monday, June 17th, we want to show our appreciation for our Garbage Providers! Without our dedicated employees, our world would not be as GREEN and … Read more

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NV sanitation workers recognized on Garbage Man’s Day

  NV sanitation workers recognized on Garbage Man’s Day Workers at Republic Services were interviewed live on FOX5 on National Garbage Man’s Day. LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -On Monday, sanitation workers in southern Nevada were recognized on National Garbage Man’s Day. They are the unsung heroes of municipal cleanliness. Happy Waste & Recycling Workers Week! Monday … Read more

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