SAN JOSE, CA, JUNE 15, 2023 – GreenWaste®, a full-service resource recovery and recycling company, today announced the release of its 2022 Sustainability Report.  The report references the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sustainability framework and highlights GreenWaste’s commitment to environment, social, and governance (ESG) reporting and its culture of safety-first and innovation.

“We’re excited to share our industry-leading ESG performance,” said Tracy Adams, President and Chief Executive Officer.  “As we look to the future, GreenWaste is taking action to reduce our scope 1 and scope 2 emissions by 45% by 2030 and to be net zero by 2040.”

Highlights from GreenWaste’s 2022 Sustainability Report include:

  • GreenWaste is targeting a 45% decrease from 2022 baseline in Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by 2030 and to be net zero by 2040.
  • 100% of GreenWaste’s collection fleet is powered by renewable or alternative fuel.
  • GreenWaste diverted more than 1,000,000 tons of material from disposal in 2022.
  • GreenWaste transformed more than 500,000 tons of yard trimmings, food scraps, and other organic material into renewable energy and OMRI-listed organic mulch and compost in 2022.
  • 92.8% of GreenWaste’s employee population identifies as a racial minority.
  • 75% of GreenWaste senior managers were internally promoted from such roles as customer service, sorting, driving, and outreach.

GreenWaste is and remains dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce, supporting local communities, and upholding transparent, ethical conduct and corporate governance. “We are a company that is built on a diverse culture and workforce and steadfast in its commitment to do right by each other, our communities, and the environment,” said Adams. “I am extremely proud of what our team has accomplished and am looking forward to what we will continue to achieve in the future.”

To learn more about GreenWaste’s sustainability program and A Greener Way to a Better World™, visit

About GreenWaste

GreenWaste’s mission is to focus on innovation, people and commitment to be green first to revolutionize how we transform the world’s waste. GreenWaste specializes in the collection and processing of residential and commercial solid waste, recyclable materials, organic materials and construction and demolition debris. GreenWaste’s current and predecessor companies have been innovation pioneers in the recycling industry for almost four decades.  For more information about GreenWaste, go to:

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