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Republic Services Named to the Prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices

Listed among the world’s top companies for second consecutive year
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September 13, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG), an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste, was named to both the 2017 DJSI World and North America indices for the second consecutive year. Republic is the sole recycling and solid waste collection provider included in the 2017 DJSI Indices. The rankings highlight Republic’s continued leadership in corporate governance, environmental, social and financial sustainability.

Republic Services Suggests Seven Ways to Make the Holidays More Sustainable

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PHOENIX, December 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ – This holiday season, Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) encourages consumers across the country to incorporate sustainability into their celebrations and family gatherings with helpful sustainability tips. Click here to view Republic’s 2016 holiday recycling video.

This America Recycles Day, Remember: Empty, Clean & Dry

Republic Services Offers Three Simple Steps to Help Consumers Become Better Recyclers
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PHOENIX, November 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ – This America Recycles Day, Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) encourages consumers to ensure that their recyclables are Empty, Clean & Dry. These three simple steps will help to reduce materials contamination in the recycling waste stream and ensure recyclables are repurposed into new materials as intended, while also improving the economics of recycling.

Republic Services Recognized with Virginia Recycling Association Outstanding Service Provider of the Year Award

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MANASSAS, Va., October 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services is pleased to announce the Virginia Recycling Association has named Republic’s Northern Virginia Recycling Center the winner of the Outstanding Service Provider of the Year Award. The award was presented today at the Virginia Recycling Association annual membership meeting and awards ceremony in Harrisonburg, Va.

Republic Services’ Southern Nevada Recycling Center Celebrated with Industry Facility of the Year Award

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AUSTIN, Texas, September 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) has named Republic Services’ Southern Nevada Recycling Center the winner of the Recycling Facility of the Year Award. The award was presented today at the NWRA’s annual Waste360 Recycling Summit in Austin, Texas.

Republic Services Issues 2015 Sustainability Report

Company is Building Durable Practices and Programs Across its Sustainability Platform, Reinforcing its Blue Planet™ Sustainability Initiative
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PHOENIX, August 30, 2016 /3BL Media/ Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) released its latest Sustainability Report for the 2015 Fiscal Year. The Report depicts the Company’s efforts to further improve its environmental and social impacts through decreased vehicle emissions, innovative landfill technologies, use of renewable energy, community engagement, and employee growth opportunities. The 2015 Sustainability Report demonstrates continued progress toward Republic’s four sustainability goals, and represents its latest achievements as part of its Blue Planet™ sustainability initiative.

Republic Services Southern Nevada Recycling Center Earns Top Industry Award for Recycling Systems Excellence

Winner of Solid Waste Association of North America’s Gold Award
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LAS VEGAS, August 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has named Republic’s Southern Nevada Recycling Center winner of the Gold Excellence Award in the Recycling Systems category. The award was presented at SWANA’s annual conference, WASTECON®, on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in Indianapolis, Ind.

Republic Services and Mas Energy Unveil Latest Renewable Energy Project

Facilities Capable of Powering Over 15,000 Households and Represents One of the Largest Landfill-Gas-to-Energy Portfolios in Georgia
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ATLANTA, July 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) and Mas Energy, LLC unveiled today a new renewable energy project serving Metro Atlanta. The innovative project involves landfill gas-to-energy facilities at three area landfills, located in the cities of Buford, Griffin and Winder. Together, these facilities are capable of generating 24.1 megawatts of electricity, or enough renewable energy to power 15,665 households.

Republic Services Earns Top Industry Award for Recycling Systems Excellence

Winner of Solid Waste Association of North America’s Gold Award
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PHOENIX, July 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has named Republic’s Southern Nevada Recycling Center winner of the Gold Excellence Award in the Recycling Systems category. The award will be presented at SWANA’s annual conference, WASTECON®, on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in Indianapolis, Ind.

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