Recent News

  • A landfill where the wildebeest roams

    • April 16, 2016
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  • Christmas Tree Recycling

    • December 28, 2015
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  • Austin Business Journal Article- ACL 2015 and TDS exceed ACL 2014 diversions rates at the festival this year.

    • October 30, 2015
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  • Texas Disposal Systems Announces Partnership with FIRST ® LEGO® League

    • October 22, 2015

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  • Cleaning up after ACL Music Festival 2015

    • October 13, 2015

    KXAN

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  • Things to know before you go to ACL this year

    • October 7, 2015

    KXAN

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  • Reusing Garbage

    • May 1, 2015

    Fox News Good Day Austin

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  • TDS Expands Portable Restrooms Services

    • January 28, 2015

    PRWeb

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  • Court Rules in Favor of Texas Disposal in Austin Lobbying Suit

    • March 27, 2014

    Waste 360

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  • Concerned Citizens Cleanup Red Arroyo for World Water Day

    • March 24, 2014

    San Angelo Live

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  • More Comprehensive Alternatives Still Exist

    • March 10, 2014

    Austin American Statesman

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  • School Effort Slashes Waste

    • March 10, 2014

    San Angelo Standard Times

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  • Professor Dumpster Isn't Just Trash Talk

    • February 13, 2014

    Austin Eco Network

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  • Professor Moves into Dumpster

    • February 4, 2014

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Making It Hip to Live in a Trash Bin

    • January 19, 2014

    Austin American Statesman

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  • What Have You Accidentally Thrown in the Trash?

    • July 30, 2013

    JB & Sandy Morning Show

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  • Competing Trash Service Permit Approved

    • July 16, 2013

    Concho Valley Homepage

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  • Eagle Lake Approves TDS Garbage Contract

    • July 16, 2013

    Colorado County Citizen

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  • Texas Disposal Systems Honored With Keep Texas Beautiful Award

    • June 19, 2013

    Yahoo Finance

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  • Texas Disposal Systems Recognized for Ethical Business Practices

    • May 7, 2013

    Yahoo Finance

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  • Luxury Meets Sustainability

    • April 10, 2013

    Green Operations

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  • TDS Employees Help Keep Texas Beautiful

    • April 3, 2013

    KEYE News

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  • Texas Disposal Systems' and Four Seasons' Composting Program Breaks Ground

    • February 7, 2013

    Market Wired

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  • Texas Disposal Systems Launches “Bag-the-Bag” Program

    • January 17, 2013

    Recycling Today

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  • KEYE Inside TDS Exotic Game Ranch

    • November 9, 2012

    KEYE News

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  • City Renews Garbage Contract with TDS

    • August 19, 2012

    Williamson County Sun

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  • City Rolls Out New Recycling Program

    • August 2, 2012

    The Sealy News

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  • Recognize, Appreciate Employees, CEOs Say

    • July 5, 2012

    Waste & Recycling News

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  • City Wooed By Waste Hauler

    • June 17, 2012

    Williamson County Sun

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  • Garbage Contract Up for a Vote

    • June 13, 2012

    Williamson County Sun

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  • Georgetown City Council Oks Talks for Contract with Texas Disposal Systems

    • June 13, 2012

    Community Impact Newspaper

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  • Fundraising Event for Recycling in Marathon

    • May 31, 2012

    Alpine Avalanche

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  • Third Court of Appeals Decision

    • May 18, 2012

    Texas Court of Appeals

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  • Texas Disposal's Many Businesses

    • May 16, 2012

    Waste Age

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  • Learning About Lunch Disposal

    • May 13, 2012

    Williamson County Sun

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  • Toast of Texas

    • May 1, 2012

    Waste Age

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  • City Unveils New Recycling Program

    • April 26, 2012

    The Sealy News

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  • Round Rock Express Goes Green

    • April 20, 2012

    Austin Business Journal

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  • TDS Brings Minimal-Waste Solutions to First Round Rock Express Game

    • April 15, 2012

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Round Rock Express Goes Green Tonight

    • April 13, 2012

    KUT

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  • Dell Diamond Goes Green This Season

    • April 13, 2012

    KXAN

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  • The Dell Diamond Diverts to Minimal-Waste

    • April 11, 2012

    Our Sports Central

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  • Making Austin Greener, One Trash Truck and a Gazelle at a Time

    • April 1, 2012

    Forefront Austin

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  • Bag-Ban Movement Sweeps Austin; Other Texas Cities Next?

    • March 6, 2012

    Focus Daily News

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  • Austin Bag Ban Will Be Major Challenge for HEB

    • March 5, 2012

    WOAI

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  • Austin, Texas, Oks Ban on Single-Use Bags

    • March 5, 2012

    Waste & Recycling News

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  • Council Approves Bag Ban

    • March 5, 2012

    In Fact Daily

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  • Austin Bag Ban Means Penalties for Retailers that Offer Disposable Bags

    • March 3, 2012

    Austin American Statesman

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  • B.Y.O.B – City Council Approves Bag Ban

    • March 2, 2012

    Austinist

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  • Say Goodbye to Single-Use Shopping Bags in March 2013

    • March 2, 2012

    KUT

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  • Austin Oks Disposable Bag Ban for 2013

    • March 2, 2012

    Houston Chronicle

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  • Austin City Council to Impose Ban on Plastic, Paper Bags

    • March 2, 2012

    The Daily Texan

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  • Plastic and Paper Grocery Bags Banned in Austin Beginning in March 2013

    • March 2, 2012

    Texas Watch Dog

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  • Council Stays Up Late to Hear Bag Ban Arguments

    • March 2, 2012

    In Fact Daily

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  • Austin Passes Bag Ban

    • March 2, 2012

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Eleventh-Hour Efforts Unlikely to Prevent Council Approval of Bag Ban

    • March 1, 2012

    In Fact Daily

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  • Austin City Council Will Vote on Plastic Bag Ban, May Include Exemptions

    • March 1, 2012

    The Daily Texan

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  • Bag Violation Could Cost Shops $2000

    • March 1, 2012

    KXAN

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  • Local Retailers Support Bag Ban, Environmental Group Says

    • March 1, 2012

    Austin Business Journal

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  • Final Vote Nears for Austin's Plastic Bag Ban

    • February 29, 2012

    KVUE

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  • Austin Ill-Advised to Vote for Plastic Bag Ban

    • February 29, 2012

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Three Things to Watch Out for in the Bag Ban Vote

    • February 29, 2012

    KUT

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  • Bag Users and Recyclers Urge Council to Reconsider Plastic Bag Ban

    • February 28, 2012

    Your News Now

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  • TDS Bag-the-Bag Recycling

    • February 27, 2012

    KEYE News

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  • Email From Bob gregory to the Mayor and City Council Members of Austin

    • February 27, 2012
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  • Bag Ban Alternative Would Elminate Fees

    • February 27, 2012

    Fox 7

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  • Austin Bag Ban Gets a Vote Thursday

    • February 27, 2012

    Austin Business Journal

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  • TDS Proposed Bag Recycling Plan Could Throw Wrench into Bag Ban

    • February 27, 2012

    In Fact Daily

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  • Most on Council Back Bag Ban As Vote Nears

    • February 26, 2012

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Alternative to Austin Plastic Bag Ban Proposed

    • February 24, 2012

    Austin Business Journal

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  • A Potential Plastic Bag Compromise

    • February 24, 2012

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Recyclable Plastic Bags

    • February 24, 2012

    In Fact Daily

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  • Landfill Owners Propose Alternative to Austin's Proposed Plastic Bag Ban

    • February 23, 2012

    KVUE

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  • Email From Bob Gregory to the Mayor and City Council Members About Proposed Alternative to Plastic Bag Ban for Austin

    • February 23, 2012
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  • Local Landfill Has Alternative Idea to Austin Plastic Bag Ban

    • January 30, 2012

    KEYE

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  • Letter to Springwoods Residents from TDS

    • September 23, 2011
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  • TDS/Austin ISD Single Stream Recycling and Composting Program

    • May 9, 2011

    YouTube

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  • AISD First in State to Offer Single Stream Recycling and Cafeteria Composting Programs

    • May 2, 2011

    Press Release

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  • Austin Recycling Program at TDS

    • March 9, 2011

    Fox 7 News

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  • Kyle is First in Central Texas to Offer Curbside Recycling and Composting Through TDS

    • March 8, 2011

    Press Release

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  • Greenstar Takes Another Swipe at TDS

    • February 25, 2011

    In Fact Daily

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  • Former City Recycler Disputes Austin's Positive Recycling Numbers

    • February 8, 2011

    In Fact Daily

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  • San Marcos Multi Family Units Begin Curbside Recycling

    • January 21, 2011

    Press Release

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  • City of Austin Recyclables Staying Local

    • October 14, 2010

    Austin City Connection

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  • Austin Elementary Schools Expand Composting Program

    • August 27, 2010

    Impact News

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  • Waste Not - Garden-Ville and Texas Disposal Systems

    • June 11, 2010

    Business.Georgetown.org

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  • TDS Compost and AISD Cafeterias

    • June 4, 2010

    Fox 7 News

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  • TDS Recycling and Compost Service at the New Backyard

    • May 21, 2010

    KVUE News

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  • Bob Gregory Honored in National Trade Association Hall of Fame

    • May 4, 2010

    Environmental Industries Association

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  • City Starts Compostin Pilot Program

    • April 20, 2010

    Austin American Statesman

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  • Pilot Program Reduces Trash in Austin Schools

    • April 19, 2010

    KVUE

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  • AISD Starts Composting Pilot Program

    • April 19, 2010

    KLBJ News Radio

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  • City of San Marcos Single Stream Recycling Announcement

    • March 25, 2009

    YouTube

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  • City of San Marcus is Going Greenw ith Single Stream Recycling

    • March 25, 2009

    Fox 7 News

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  • TDS Turns Austin Marthon Trash to Mulch

    • February 17, 2009

    KEYE

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  • Austin Marathon Trying to Recycle, Compost All Waste from Sunday's Event

    • February 16, 2009

    KEYE

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  • Recycling Profits

    • February 10, 2009

    FOXe News

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  • Expect the Unexpected

    • February 1, 2009

    Austin American Stateman

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News Room

Guided by our strong commitment to ethics and our business philosophy, we consistently focus on environmental regulation compliance and on doing what is fair and right, to uphold the high standards we have set for ourselves, our community, our environmental initiatives, our neighbors, and our employees. From the onset, we made a commitment to hold ourselves to these standards and at times litigation has been necessary in order to protect our reputation, our name, and to fulfill those commitments.

  • Waste Management of Texas, Inc.

    TDS filed a defamation lawsuit against Waste Management for the publication of false allegations about the TDS landfill.

  • Penske

    An incident involving hazardous waste led to extensive litigation between TDS and Penske, Zenith and the TCEQ.

  • City of Austin

    A lawsuit with the City of Austin to retract an RFP disqualification for a violation that never occurred.