Increasing Sustainability with Your Local Waste Disposal Company

In Waste Haulers, Waste Management, Zero Waste Certification by David FahrionLeave a Comment

Sustainability and protecting the environment are two big concerns with many companies today. While you might be striving towards becoming as sustainable as possible, you may still have questions about whether or not you are taking every step you can to make your company green. Did you know that your local waste disposal company can help you by connecting you with Zero Waste certified professionals?

What Is a Zero Waste Certification?

A zero waste certification is available for any type of company that has a physical location. The goal of the Zero Waste certification is to recognize businesses that are the most responsible for their environmental impact. Companies with a Zero Waste certification eliminate greenhouse gases and reduce their overall pollution output.

How Do Zero Waste Certified Companies Help Locally?

Your local waste disposal company is not only assisting the environment when they help you obtain a Zero Waste certificate, but they are also helping the local community. Zero Waste certifications allow companies to create more jobs and invest in the local resources of the community. By having a Zero waste certification, your company will be benefiting both the global and local communities.

What Is Involved in Zero Waste Certification?

Having a Zero Waste certification involves much more than having a secure recycling system. Your company must be willing to completely examine your waste stream from start to finish, in order to reduce the amount of waste that is produced by your company. While this certification process will prove your company's dedication to being green and sustainable, it can be a complicated process. Your local waste disposal company will have qualified professionals to help you understand how your company can become a Zero Waste certified facility.

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About the Author

David Fahrion

David Fahrion serves as the President of Waste Control after a 40-year career in the waste and recycling industry. Prior to joining Waste Control, he worked exclusively for CR&R and its affiliates since 1986 serving as the President of the Solid Waste Management Division. During his career, he worked on all facets of the solid waste management business from dispatching and routing to contract negotiations and state facility permitting.