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17
Feb

Meet Riel Johnson, Athens Services’ Zero Waste Pioneer

In only 11 years, Riel Johnson has developed several innovative recycling technology “firsts”: Artificial intelligence and optical sorters at materials recovery facilities; Auger screening equipment to filter green waste for composting;...
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10
Feb

Working for Environmental Justice: Protecting the Environment for All

Your grandparents or parents most likely spent most of their lives dumping all of their waste into one bin that was destined for the landfill. Times have changed. Recycling is now...
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The Power of Composting: A Valuable Solution to an Earth-sized Problem
05
Feb

The Power of Composting: A Valuable Solution to an Earth-sized Problem

The disposal of green waste, also called organics, in landfills has a destructive impact on the environment. It takes up a lot of space and produces harmful gases that contribute to...
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Raul Flores Employee Highlight (1)
28
Jan

How One Young Man Found His Career in an Athens Truck

Week after week, Raul Flores watched Athens Services collection trucks from the counter of the retail store where he worked. One day, he asked the Athens driver what the job was...
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15
Jan

Put Your Overfilled Containers on a Diet in 2021

Overflowing trash and recycling containers are not only unsightly but also potentially hazardous to Athens Services drivers, traffic, and the environment. They can also be a magnet for wild animals, insects,...
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Athens Services Featured in Conejo Valley Lifestyle Magazine
12
Jan

Athens Services Featured in Conejo Valley Lifestyle Magazine

Athens Services is committed to environmental sustainability. The latest example is the opening of its new Thousand Oaks Sustainability Center. Athens Executive Vice President Gary Clifford and Territory Sales Manager Matt...
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