Did you know that the average North American school-age child discards 67 pounds of lunch packaging per school year? That’s almost 1,900 pounds of waste for just one average-sized school. And, I’m assuming adults who pack their lunches aren’t faring much better.
As a company, Progressive Waste Solutions is committed to environmental sustainability and reducing its carbon footprint.
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. Opens Canada’s Largest Renewable Natural Gas Facility Converting landfill gas to natural gas demonstrates our commitment to innovation and carbon reduction
Vancouver is taking a big step to divert organics from the waste stream. As of January 1st, 2015, organics — compostable waste, such as food scraps — can no longer be tossed out with regular garbage.
At Progressive Waste Solutions, we’re proud of our commitments to sustainability, community and transparency in our business practices. We have published a Sustainability Update where you can learn about some of the environmentally and socially responsible initiatives that we have in place. Our aim is to do our part to help protect the health, beauty and economy of the communities we serve.