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03/26/14Wheelabrator Honored with State Environmental Stewardship Award
Proactive wildlife projects, sustainability lauded WESTVILLE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2014-- Wheelabrator Technologies, a worldwide leader in converting everyday household and commercial waste into clean, renewable energy, was recently honored by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Projection (NJDEP) with an environmental stewardship award for its proactive engagement in sustainability initiatives at its Gloucester waste-to-ener... 
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03/26/14Waste Management Sets Date for First Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call
And Announces Second Quarter 2014 Conference Presentation Schedule HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2014-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release first quarter 2014 financial results before the opening of the market on Thursday, April 24, 2014. Following the release, Waste Management will host its investor conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET. A live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed by logging ... 
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03/24/14Waste Management, Ventech, NRG, and Velocys Form a Joint Venture to Pursue Smaller-Scale Gas-to-Liquids Opportunities
HOUSTON, Mar 24, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), Ventech Engineers International LLC, NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) and Velocys plc (LSE:VLS) today announced the formation of a joint venture to produce renewable fuels and chemicals from biogas and natural gas using smaller-scale gas-to-liquids (“GTL”) technology. The joint venture, comprised of WM Organic Growth, Inc., NRG GTL Holdings, LLC, VPI LF-GTL, LLC, and Velocys, Inc., br... 
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03/20/14Waste Management Named 2014 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute
Company has earned award for seven consecutive years with dedication to ethical business practices and sustainability POMPANO BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2014-- Waste Management (NYSE:WM), a leading environmental solutions for North America, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, an independent center of research promoting best practices in corporate ethics and governance, as a 2014 World’s Most Ethical Company®. ... 
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02/25/14Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2014-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.375 per share payable March 21, 2014 to stockholders of record on March 10, 2014. ABOUT WASTE MANAGEMENT Waste Management, Inc., based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in North America. Through its subsidiaries, the company provides collec... 
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02/18/14Waste Management Announces Plan to Increase Quarterly Dividend Payments and Authorization for $600 Million in Share Repurchases
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 18, 2014-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 2.7% increase in the planned quarterly dividend rate, from $0.365 to $0.375 per share. On an annual basis, the per share dividend increases from $1.46 to $1.50. This marks the eleventh consecutive year that the Company has increased its planned quarterly dividend. Each future quarterly dividend must be declared by its Boa... 
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02/18/14Waste Management Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Earnings
Company sees strong cash generation in 2013 and expects continued strength in 2014 HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 18, 2014-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and for the year ended December 31, 2013. Revenues for the fourth quarter of 2013 were $3.50 billion compared with $3.43 billion for the same 2012 period. Net loss (a) for the quarter was $605 million, or a negative $1.29 per dilut... 
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01/29/14Waste Management Announces Winner of Inaugural Sustainability Challenge
Waste Management Draws on Phoenix Open Experience to Rate Shell Houston Open Winner in Sustainability for Participating PGA TOUR Golf Tournaments PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 29, 2014-- Waste Management (NYSE: WM) today announced that the Shell Houston Open has been named the winner of its inaugural Sustainability Challenge. In a contest that invited all PGA TOUR tournaments to detail their respective sustainable event initiatives, The Shell... 
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01/08/14Waste Management Sets Date for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Earnings Release Conference Call
And Announces First Quarter 2014 Conference Presentation Schedule HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2014-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release fourth quarter and full-year 2013 financial results before the opening of the market on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. Following the release, Waste Management will host its investor conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET. A live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed b... 
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