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Careers in Commercial Driving

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.“ — Nelson Mandela Careers in Commercial Driving Working as a truck driver is a niche lifestyle. The consistent amount of determination and challenges faced transforms those in the trucking field into agile individuals. From practicing road safety to traveling different routes every day, this role never gets boring…

Educating Children on the Importance of Recycling

“If you want grown-ups to recycle, just tell their kids the importance of recycling, and they’ll be all over it.“ — BILL NYE A group of special visitors toured The United Group and Clearview Nursery & Stone last month. Kids N Us Early Learning Center received a bus tour of the Snohomish yard from Seth…

Waste and Recycling Workers Week 2022

“A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together.“ — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe This week at The United Group, we recognize and celebrate our workers in the recycling industry. These individuals work hard and are dedicated to creating new opportunities for our communities in Washington. From recycle sorters to scale…

How It’s Made: Organics

With wood waste making up around 40% of the infeed to mixed C&D recycling facilities, we see a lot of it! In 2020, The United Group took in over 100,000 tons of clean and mixed wood debris. But where does it all go? Well at least part of it is turned into the twelve organics…