Landfill operator Casella released update pertaining to the pandemic

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Casella Waste Systems Inc, operator of the Ontario County landfill, released this response to COVID-19:

“We hope this update finds all of you healthy and safe. Maintaining waste disposal has been deemed an essential service by the federal and state government, and we are remaining open at this time. Here at Casella, we have been working tirelessly to ensure that our employees remain well informed and able to fulfill our services in a safe environment. We are following the guidance provided by the Healthcare Waste Institute (HWI), the FAQ document they published is here.

For further information on what we are doing to protect public health and our employees, check out the Casella blog, “Here's to the Heroes”

Casella asks the public to limit the amount of loose trash in their bins, keep recycling free of non-recyclable materials and hazards such as batteries, and be sure to watch out for workers when they are out of their trucks servicing our homes and businesses.