waste management


The collection, transportation, and disposal of garbage, sewage, and other waste products. Waste management encompasses management of all processes and resources for proper handling of waste materials, from maintenance of waste transport trucks and dumping facilities to compliance with health codes and environmental regulations.

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  • Our waste management program was really good and we were the cleanest business in all of the county and that made us very proud.

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  • Garbage men across the country are changing their titles to waste management specialists in order to be more respected by their fellow community members.

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  • If you want to make sure that you are getting rid of all your waste in the right way you need to be good at waste management.

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