Posts by Carmine Esposito, National Waste Associates

National Waste Associates’ Partnership with Self-Storage Facilities: Driving Efficiency and Cost Savings

National Waste Associates (NWA) is a leading waste management company that has been in business over 25 years, specializing in providing tailored and cost-effective waste services to multiple business verticals, including self-storage facilities. NWA has been a trusted partner to storage companies of all sizes since 2014. By leveraging their expertise and using a cooperative approach, NWA helps self-storage facilities optimize waste management processes and achieve significant cost savings.

Collaborative Partnership
The success of initiatives is reliant on a strong partnership between NWA and the self-storage facility owners and managers. NWA values the intimate knowledge that facility owners possess about their locations, which, when combined with NWA’s waste management expertise, enables accurate assessments and identification of potential savings.…

National Waste Associates Drives $75K in Savings for a Major Self Storage Company Through Innovative Rightsizing Approach

National Waste Associates (NWA) has been a trusted partner in the self-storage industry since 2014, providing waste and recycling management services to storage companies of all sizes. One of the many benefits NWA provides clients consists of continually monitoring individual locations and waste services in order to streamline efficiencies and look for potential savings. NWA routinely reviews their clients’ entire portfolios performing surveys to determine appropriate service levels, compliance, and other potential areas of improvement.

Such was the case in a recent survey where NWA partnered with one of North America’s leading self-storage companies with hundreds of locations across the US helping them achieve significant cost savings.…

Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) Metric Tracking for Waste

Many investors now integrate a company’s ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) performance into their investment decisions. The consensus is that a company’s ability to successfully manage these matters demonstrates the leadership and good governance that is essential to sustainable growth.
For many businesses, sustainable waste management is a key operational area where they can improve their ESG performance, with a resulting positive impact on their carbon footprint, operational costs and resource efficiency.
Reporting your performance in sustainable waste management – as well as other management indices – enables you to identify and reduce risks, and take action towards becoming a responsible, trusted organization in a more sustainable world.…

10 Reasons to Adopt Sustainable Waste Goals

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set up by the United Nations General Assembly are a “blueprint for achieving a better and more sustainable future for all.”
Goals to drive growth, address risk, attract capital and focus on purpose.
Adopting SDGs can help media companies drive growth by offering a collective framework to address today’s pressing issues. Media companies can participate in SDG efforts and make their company more resilient for the future. Mirroring the UN’s SDG goals could be a valuable template for TV/Film, Newspaper, Radio, and the entire media industry. SDGs address the global challenges we face, including poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, waste, peace, and justice.

The Circular Economy – How Best-In-Class Businesses Did it Right

The world’s population is predicted to reach 9 billion people by 2030, yet we are already consuming more resources than the planet can provide now. Many companies are tackling this problem by embracing the “circular economy”, creating closed material loops to ensure that value isn’t lost at the end of a product’s first life.

For manufacturers, this involves designing products and materials that can easily be deconstructed and reused or recycled. For non-manufacturing businesses, it is about purchasing products and materials that are intrinsically reusable or recyclable, and then structuring the business processes in such a way that the highest proportion of materials can be reused or recycled.…