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Mack LR Electric charging at sunset
It's Electric!
December 9, 2022
Sustainability

Casella expects to conserve over 7,500 gallons of diesel fuel per year with the addition of its first Mack LR Electric refuse vehicle, eliminating over 78 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions per year, which is equivalent to taking around 16 passenger

Casella Sustainability Leadership Award
Casella Announces 2022 Sustainability Leadership Awards

The Casella Sustainability Leadership Awards represent a commitment to creating a better tomorrow and showcase the grit, drive, and determination that has led each award recipient down their own individual sustainability paths. These impressive recipients

Representatives from Casella, Rudarpa, Liberty Utilities, Weiss Construction, and others officially break ground on a renewable natural gas facility in Bethlehem, New Hampshire.
Casella, Rudarpa Break Ground on RNG Facility

Casella Waste Systems, Inc., in partnership with Rudarpa, Inc. officially broke ground on a Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) processing facility at its North Country Environmental Services (NCES) disposal facility in Bethlehem, N.H.

Sustainability Leadership Awards 2020
Casella Recognizes Sustainability Leaders

Eight Casella customers were recently honored for excellence in resource sustainability across seven categories, including: partnership, innovation, recycling, organics recovery, donations and reuse, closed loop economy, and education.

Shelby Wright Smiling at Lectern
Casella Hires Shelby Wright as Eastern Region Manager of Engagement

Experienced environmental leader to work with stakeholders in Maine and New Hampshire

Graphic Representation of Casella Stakeholders
Casella Releases 2020 Sustainability Report

With this report, the company announces ten sustainability goals for the year 2030. The goals were selected through a materiality assessment process aimed at identifying the company’s most significant impacts on and opportunities to improve society, natur

Casella truck
Happy Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day. We hope you will plant a garden, pick up litter, support local farms, compost your food scraps, Recycle Better™, and go for a nice long hike.

MRF
Truly Sustainable Recycling

In the wake of declining commodity values, there have been a lot of rumors flying around about recycling.

Considering package design for product purchase
Zero Waste Does Not Mean Zero Landfill

A simplistic zero landfill strategy will not lead to zero waste.

footprints
Unique Ways We Are Cutting Our Carbon Footprint
May 31, 2019
Sustainability

In October 2018, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued an alarming report stating that we have just 12 years to bend back the curve on Carbon and drastically reduce the potential impact to millions of people.