When it comes to hiring women in non-traditional fields, the global recycling and hazardous waste company Republic Services has made its mark. Let’s start with its operations: The solid waste collection company now employs 65 female drivers out of its office in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. That’s 65 more female drivers than the office had on its roster 15 years ago. Yes, you read that right—from zero to 65 since 2004.
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