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Sustainability Leadership Awards 2020
Casella Recognizes Sustainability Leaders

Eight Casella customers were recently honored for excellence in resource sustainability across seven categories, including: partnership, innovation, recycling, organics recovery, donations and reuse, closed loop economy, and education.

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Casella Hires Shelby Wright as Eastern Region Manager of Engagement

Experienced environmental leader to work with stakeholders in Maine and New Hampshire

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Casella Releases 2020 Sustainability Report

With this report, the company announces ten sustainability goals for the year 2030. The goals were selected through a materiality assessment process aimed at identifying the company’s most significant impacts on and opportunities to improve society, natur

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Happy Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day. We hope you will plant a garden, pick up litter, support local farms, compost your food scraps, Recycle Better™, and go for a nice long hike.

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Truly Sustainable Recycling

In the wake of declining commodity values, there have been a lot of rumors flying around about recycling.

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Zero Waste Does Not Mean Zero Landfill

A simplistic zero landfill strategy will not lead to zero waste.

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Unique Ways We Are Cutting Our Carbon Footprint
May 31, 2019
Sustainability

In October 2018, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued an alarming report stating that we have just 12 years to bend back the curve on Carbon and drastically reduce the potential impact to millions of people.

Casella Resource Solutions
Achieving Resource Renewal Will Not Be Easy: Here Is How We Will Do It Together
April 17, 2019
Sustainability

The future is sometimes just the past repeated, or as some guy once said, “the past is prologue.”

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Four Reasons Landfills Are Needed

We get it – people don’t like landfills, or even the idea of landfills. Their existence, to some, is offensive...

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An Expanded Bottle Bill

An Expanded Bottle Bill: Another Threat to Recycling