Meet Republic Services

Republic Services

Tell us about your business:
Republic Services is the second largest provider of service in the domestic, non-hazardous solid waste industry and through our subsidiaries we provide non-hazardous solid waste and recycling services for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers.

Why did you start your business?
Republic Services was incorporated in 1996 with a “can do” spirit that has driven its dramatic growth. Our customers come first as we strive to safely and sustainably provide reliable service across 41 state and Puerto Rico.

How does your business give back to the community?
We give back to the community by donating to the Gateway Youth Athletic Associations Sports Tournaments, Jimmy Fund, Golf Tournament benefiting brain cancer research for the Dana Faber Cancer Institute just to name a few.

Why did you join the Chamber?
We joined the Chamber of Commerce to not only be visible and active contributor tour community, but to get to know our neighbors and business partners better.

What’s something most people don’t know about you?
Our President and CEO, Don Slager began as a driver and has carried up the through the company our core values; to be respectful, responsible, reliable, resourceful and relentless in all we do.

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