Baseball and Recycling Mingle at Florida Event

By: Recycle Today
Source: Recycle Today
Date: August 12, 2015
The Florida Recycling Summit at Marlins Park will be held on Friday, Aug. 14. The one-day event is being designed to “bring together top Florida businesses and associations to discuss recycling efforts in the state,” according to its organizers. The Summit is sponsored by Publix, Waste Management Inc., First Florida Capital Finance Corp. and Southern Waste Systems (SWS). It is the second Florida Recycling Summit presented by the Florida Recycling Partnership.

Southern Waste Systems and Tree Canopy WPB along with the City of West Palm Beach, will be celebrating the planting of trees tomorrow, July 17. At 8:30 a.m., at the corner of Dock and Charles Streets, trees will be planted with the help of Southern Waste Systems, “You Recycle, We Replant” program.
Putting the Park Back in Pineapple Park - SWS joins community in another You Recycle..We Replant Event

The Industry Speaks - Recap on Industry Conference coverage of recycling - SWS' Hamilton participates in WasteExpo panel on C&D Recycling

By: Megan Workman
Source: Construction and Demolition Recycling
Date: July 11, 2015

CDRA announces Charles Gusmano as 2015 Construction and Demolition Hall of Fame Inductee

By: Patti Hamilton
Source: Construction and Demolition Recycling Association
Date: March 30, 2015
Mr. Charles Gusmano, Co-Founder/President and CEO of Southern Waste Systems and Sun Recycling of Davie, Florida and Dr. Timothy Townsend PhD, the John Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida were inducted into the C&D Hall of Fame for 2015. The C&D Recycling Hall of Fame honors those prominent leaders and pioneers in the Construction and Demolition recycling industry who have made an extraordinary contribution to the industry and who have earned the respect of the industry. In addition they have made extraordinary contributions to their community, both personally and professionally.
CDRA announces Charles Gusmano as 2015 Construction and Demolition Hall of Fame Inductee

Florida Legislative Committee hears about recycling efforts in state The Florida Recycling Partnership gave a presentation to the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee about recycling efforts in the state. Keyna Cory, Executive Director of the Florida Recycling Partnership opened the presentation by discussing the organization and its mission to “educate policy makers and the general public on the benefits of recycling.” Other presenters included Kim Brunson, Recycling and Solid Waste Manager for Publix Super Markets; Liz Castro, Executive Director for the Florida Beverage Association; Samantha Padgett, General Counsel for the Florida Retail Federation; Dawn McCormick, Director of Communications and Community Relations for Waste Management; Patti Hamilton, VP for Southern Waste Systems and Kim Williams, President of Marpan Recycling.

Read about how SWS was able to accelerate its virtual storage layer by adopting a decoupled architecture with no downtime utilizing existing resources.

During the webinar Nick Casagrande (IT Director) discusses how PernixData FVP was able to accelerate their private cloud built upon VMWare without downtime and no new hardware.
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Nick Casagrande shifts SWS's private cloud into high gear

Sun Recycling opens new Florida location

By: CDR Staff
Source: Recycle Today
Date: October 22, 2014
The Sun Recycling subsidiary of Southern Waste Systems (SWS) opened its newest recycling facility in South Florida Oct. 22, 2014. SWS says Sun Recycling is the largest recycler of construction and demolition (C&D) material in the state of Florida. The new 10-acre site on Wallis Road in West Palm Beach, Florida, adds an additional 10 employees to SWS’ current roster of 709 employees. The new facility is dedicated to the recycling of concrete aggregate and is designed to complement a nearby location dedicated to recycling mixed C&D material and yard waste. The company has two other facilities in the county in West Palm Beach and Lantana. The new facility includes a 1400 Max crusher made by Eagle Crusher Co. Inc., Galion, Ohio, matched up to an Eagle 6-foot by 20-foot triple deck screen. According to SWS, the crusher has the capacity to generate up to four different size products at the same time and can process up to 250 tons per hour depending on the material. “The state of Flo

Charles Gusmano, Scholarship Chairman of Police Foundation announces 2014 Recipients

By: Tom Murphy
Source: Palm Beach Gardens Police Foundation
Date: June 19, 2014
Palm Beach Gardens Police Foundation Scholarship Chairman Charles Gusmano has announced the two recipients of a $1,500 scholarship. The Foundation awards scholarships to recognize local students based on their academic achievement, community service
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Uptime machines

By: Volvo Construction Equipment
Source: Construction and Demolition Recycling
Date: April 29, 2014
Sun Recycling processes large volumes of C&D debris with machines that can handle the heavy workload. Excavators and wheel loaders from Volvo Construction help Southern Waste Systems' Sun Recycling in West Palm Beach, Fla., complete the various tasks required of a high-volume C&D recycling operation.
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Uptime machines

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