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Don't Give Up Video By Paul Ross
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Don’t Give Up.

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Get to Know Paul Ross, Vice President American Waste Control

WASTE ADVANTAGE How long have you been in the industry?: More than six years. American Waste Control has been around since 1980. Our visionary founder …

Tulsa Christmas Parade Wins Prestigious International Award
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Tulsa Christmas Parade Wins Prestigious International Award

PINNACLE AWARD We could not have done it without your support! Thank you! The Tulsa Christmas Parade has received INTERNATIONAL recognition! On September 25th, 2019 …

Aaron Mitchell, with American Waste Control, surprised a young fan in Jenks, Okla. with his very own recycling truck. (Photo: Facebook)
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Sanitation worker surprises 3-year-old boy on his route with toy recycling truck

YAHOO NEWS A sanitation worker in Oklahoma has made an unlikely friend in a boy along his route. He decided to thank that little boy, …

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American Waste Control’s Burkett Reflects on Nearly 50 Years in the Business

WASTE 360 The saying “hard work pays off” rings true for Kenneth “Kenny” Burkett, founder and owner of Tulsa, Okla.-based American Waste Control, who has …

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Here’s Why You Might Need A Dumpster and How to Understand Sizing

At American Waste Control, we strive to provide the most cost-effective, environmentally sound solution for our customers’ disposal needs. Locally owned and operated, AWC offers …

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What Sets AWC Apart from the Rest

American Waste Control is locally owned and operated. With over 40 years of service in the Tulsa area, we have discovered ways to create a …

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Landfill’s Electricity Helps Keep Lights On At School

American Environmental Landfill and Montauk Energy Pledge over $750,000 to Elementary School Anderson Elementary School is receiving an initial gift of $37,500 from American Environmental …

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4 Ways To Celebrate Earth Day With Your Family

Earth Day is coming. How are you planning to honor Mother Nature? Our team at American Waste Control is already thinking up some special ways …

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5 Reasons to Hire a Commercial Trash Service That’s Locally Owned

When you’re looking to hire a commercial trash service, you likely put considerations such as price and convenience at the top of your list. But …

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Oklahoma Traffic Law Aims at Protecting Waste and Recycling Workers

One of the most dangerous and necessary industries in the country is recycling and refuse. Waste truck drivers and helpers constantly have to worry about …

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Tulsa Humane Society Intake Crisis Prompts Response from AWC

Most animal lovers in Green Country were shocked and saddened to learn about two major dog rescues facilitated by the Tulsa Humane Society in less …