Casella was awarded the 2023 Western New York Sustainable Business Roundtable Gold Level Award. The distinction recognizes achieving significant sustainability milestones in Western New York and continuously improving the organization's performance.
"We are honored to be involved with the WNY Sustainability Business Roundtable," said Casella Director of Sustainability Abbie Webb. "The organization is doing critically important work to advance sustainability in the Buffalo Niagara region by bringing together the public and private sectors. We couldn’t be more proud to be progressing toward our own sustainability goals while also helping our Buffalo-area customers and communities achieve recycling and sustainability goals of their own."
The Western New York Sustainable Business Roundtable (SBR) is a collaborative group of 70+ member organizations across the region that are demonstrating how to integrate sustainability into their organizations to benefit staff, the environment, and their bottom line. SBR business leaders across industries and in both public and private companies are optimizing use of energy and materials, reducing waste and pollution, and enhancing community investment.
Casella Waste Systems, Inc., headquartered in Rutland, Vermont, is one of the largest recyclers and most experienced fully integrated resource management companies in the Eastern United States. Founded in 1975 as a single truck collection service, Casella has grown its operations to provide solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to more than one million residential, commercial, municipal, institutional, and industrial customers and provides professional resource management services to over 10,000 customer locations in more than 40 states.