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National Clean Fleets Partner: Advanced Disposal

Photo of an Advanced Disposal refuse-collection truck. A natural gas fuel storage cylinder is located just behind the front wheel.

Advanced Disposal maintains a fleet of more than 3,000 trucks running routes on a daily basis. The company is dedicated to reducing petroleum use and emissions through route optimization, alternative fuels, and hybridization. As of 2014, the company operates six compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and more than 160 CNG refuse-collection and support vehicles.

Fast Facts

  • Joined the National Clean Fleets Partnership: December 2012
  • Headquarters: Ponte Vedra, FL
  • Operations: 17 states across the country
  • Strategies and Technologies: Natural gas vehicles, hybrid hydraulic vehicles, telematics, route optimization

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For additional information contact the Clean Cities National Clean Fleets Partnership account manager, Mark Smith.

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Clean Fleets News

March 31, 2014

Advanced Disposal receives two grants from Pennsylvania to convert trucks to CNG

DUBOIS, Penn. – Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, is one of 25 companies and organizations recently awarded grants from the state of Pennsylvania to convert fleet vehicles to run on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) by Governor Corbett.

The governor awarded $7.7 million as a part of Act 13 to assist the 25 companies in making the switch to natural gas for their heavy-duty fleet vehicles. Act 13 is expected to grow jobs as well as promote clean air.

Advanced Disposal currently has 150 CNG trucks running routes throughout the company footprint. With the award of the grants, Advanced Disposal—DuBois and Norristown, Penn. locations—will convert 40 vehicles to CNG over the next 18 months, increasing the fleet by 25%.

"We are always looking for ways to improve our fleet to run cleaner and greener, and CNG is certainly a large part of our efforts," said Brian Beaudrie, Advanced Disposal's fleet director. "We commend the state of Pennsylvania for their commitment to cleaner air and are truly grateful for this grant."

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