PHOENIX (Aug. 29, 2016)
Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) released today 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.
“We are incorporating sustainable practices and programs into every facet of what we do, and this year’s report shows continued, strong momentum,” said Don Slager, president and chief executive officer of Republic Services. “We are also building durability into each element of our sustainability platform, which helps to ensure the viability of our initiatives while enabling our customers to be more resourceful.”