JUNE 2008

Smurfit-Stone partners with Waste Services in Florida

Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation’s recycling division has partnered with Waste Services, Inc., to operate Waste Services’ materials recycling facility (MRF) at its Taft MRF and transfer station, near Orlando, Florida.

Since entering into a partnership March 1 and combining Smurfit-Stone’s volumes of fiber and recyclables with Waste Services’ existing volumes, Smurfit-Stone has set production and efficiency records, increasing the recovery of recyclable materials at the Taft facility from 800 tons a month to approximately 3,200 tons a month.