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Casella Driver Debbie Brazos
Women in Waste: Debbie Brazo
September 23, 2022
Recycling

In 2009, Debbie Brazo left her job in the fast food industry and took a chance on a new opportunity at Casella, hauling trash in Ithaca, NY. Now, 12 years later, she serves as a driver on those same routes, picking up recycling for local customers.

Veteran and Casella Landfill Operations Manager Bruce Grover implements U.S. Flag Retirement Box at Casella NCES Landfill.
Collecting Colors

Veteran and Casella Landfill Operations Manager Bruce Grover implements U.S. Flag Retirement Box at Casella NCES Landfill.

Cancer survivor and Casella team member Kathy Krause throws the first pitch at a local baseball game.
A Home Run Celebration
July 28, 2022
Community

Cancer survivor and Casella Buffalo Hauling Division team member Kathy Krause celebrated her first year cancer free with the perfect pitch.

Casella Launches English Course to Benefit Employee Career Growth
Leveraging Learning
July 5, 2022
Community

Helping to break down language barriers and advance employee growth, Casella recently launched a free, on-site interactive English language literacy and fluency program at its material recovery facility (MRF) in Charlestown, Mass.

Recycling in Boston
The Rumors of the Death of Recycling Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
June 9, 2022
Recycling

News stories today love to make you feel like a dupe for recycling. Like recycling is dead, and never worked, to begin with. Nothing could be further from the truth, and in reality - we're recycling more today than ever before.

Student Driver Truck Grill
Casella to Host CDL-B Permit Training Workshop
September 2, 2022
Community

Join us October 3-5 at our Hermon, Maine Hauling facility for a hands-on training session designed to help you earn your CDL-B Learner's Permit. Students will successfully complete the course over three days and be fully prepared to take the permit test.

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

Employees Skip Bisnett and John Michaud
Safety First: John Michaud Honored for Incident-Free Career
March 24, 2022
Community

Long-standing Potsdam, N.Y. employee John Michaud is recognized for prioritizing workplace safety.

Drivers Recognized for Heroism
Casella Employees Applauded for Heroism on the Job
March 9, 2022
Community

Employees Zach Winship and Trustin Macalush were praised for their swift action and heroism after lending a critical hand to local police during a routine pick-up in Franklinville, NY.

Jeremy Labbe Named Waste360 40 Under 40
Jeremy Labbe Named Waste360 40 Under 40
January 19, 2022
Community Landfills

Casella’s Jeremy Labbe was recently named to Waste360’s 2022 40 Under 40 honoree list, recognizing inspiring and innovative professionals under the age of 40 in the waste, recycling, and organics industry.