The 2019 update to our 2018 Sustainability report is available here.

The following site covers subject matter through 2018.

Better Company

Awards &

Corporate Awards

World’s Most Ethical Companies:The Ethisphere Institute 11 of the past 12 years
CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project): Reporting since 2004
DJSI North American and/or World Indices: 13 of the past 16 years
Climate Disclosure Leadership Index: 11 consecutive years
CDP A-List: 2016 and 2017
Dow Jones Sustainability Index S&P 500
Commercial Services & Supplies Sector Leader:
Corporate Sustainability
  • 100 Best Corporate CitizensCorporate Social Responsibility Magazine 2015-2018
  • Change the World: Fortune Magazine 2015
  • FTSE4 Good Index Series: 2011-2018
  • Euronext Vigeo World 120 Index: 2012-2015
  • Ecovadis: Silver (2017), Bronze (2016, 2018)
  • Green Fleet Leadership Award: Chicago Area Clean Cities Coalition, 2017
  • Education Excellence Award: Youth Education Program, Washington, Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), 2017
  • Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award: Davis Street Transfer Station, California EPA, 2017
  • Environmental Gold Leader: Awarded to the Denver Arapahoe Disposal Site, Denver; Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment’s Environmental Leadership Program, 2017
  • Frank Condon Award: Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, 2017
  • “Best for Vets” Employer: Military Times 2010-2018
  • “Best Place to Work,” Corporate Equality Index Score 90+: Human Rights Campaign 2011-2017; Corporate Equality Index Score 80, Human Rights Campaign, 2018
  • Best Companies to Work for Millennials (Top 100): Women’s Choice 2018
  • America’s Best Places for Latinos to Work: Hispanic/Latinos Professional Association (HLPA) 2017
  • Top Military Friendly® Employer:GI Jobs 2010-2018
  • Military Friendly Diversity Program:GI Jobs, 2018
  • Top Military Friendly:Canada Company’s Military Employment Transition (MET) 2017
  • Top Military Spouse Employer:Canada Company’s Military Employment Transition (MET) 2017
  • 50 Best Companies to Sell For:Selling Power Magazine
  • Corporate Conservation Leadership Award:Wildlife Habitat Council, 2017
  • Carolyn Crayton Award: Keep America Beautiful, 2017 — Awarded to employee Buford Clark
  • Community Partner of the Year: Wildlife Habitat Council 2015
  • Corporate Lands for Learning of the Year: Wildlife Habitat Council 2015
  • Community Partner Award: Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce 2017
  • Simi Valley Education Foundation Legacy Award: Simi Valley Education Foundation 2017
Business Recognition
  • Supplier of the Year Services Award:BASF 2015
  • Excellence in Job Creation and Major Investments:Le Conseil des entreprises en technologies environnementales du Québec (CETEQ) 2017
  • Business of the Year:Chamber of Commerce, Okeechobee County, 2017
  • Award of Appreciation:Nevada City Chamber of Commerce, 2017