Waste Management, which provides curbside pickup in Woodland, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the 2011 World’s Most Ethical Companies for the fourth year in a row.
Out of a record number of nominations for the award, Waste Management is the only environmental services company on the list, according to a WM news release.
“WM places a strong value on corporate responsibility, and being named to Ethisphere’s 2011 World’s Most Ethical Companies list is a testament to the solid foundation we have in place,” said David Steiner, CEO.
This is the fifth year Ethisphere — a think-tank dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, anti-corruption and sustainability — has published its rankings.
Other companies on the list include American Express, eBay, Ford Motor Co., Adidas, Starbucks, PepsiCo and Xerox Corp.