Update on New and Emerging Topics in the Environmental Services Industry
Includes a Live Web Event on 10/19/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
This Webinar follows a multi-year tradition of an annual update from Republic Services. Municipalities are increasingly placing a priority on Environmental Responsibility and Sustainability. This webinar will touch on various aspects of investment and innovation that are being brought forward to enhance environmental services programs. Join us as we discuss ways to address hazardous waste needs in your community, plastics circularity, introduction of electric vehicles, as well as investments in community placemaking. Together, these topics can help your municipality move the needle on your climate action objectives over the coming years.
This webinar is complimentary thanks to the sponsorship of ICMA Strategic Partner Republic Services who will have access to registration information.
Richard Coupland III
Vice President, Municipal Sales Republic Services
Mr. Coupland joined Republic Services in 2015 as vice president of Municipal Sales. He currently leads the Municipal market vertical, consisting of partnerships with more than 2400 municipal cities in 40 states and Puerto Rico. His team provides consultative support to their Municipal partners, to understand and navigate changes in the industry, as well as emerging technology and methods.
Richard received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Virginia Military Institute, and his Masters degree in Business Administration from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
Vice President, Recycling and Sustainability Republic Services
Pete is responsible for defining and implementing the strategic direction of the sustainability platform for Republic Services, to meet both business objectives and customer needs. His dedication to our Blue Planet is best noted by Republic Services’ recognition as the only Recycling and Waste company in to world to be named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Pete is a thought leader in the industry, with contributions to recycling infrastructure development, standards and optimization, development of renewable energy projects, and customer solutions that support the organization’s commitment to sustainability.
Pete has a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and has served on numerous industry boards and committees during his career.