Solid Waste & Recycling Magazine


Republic launches smartphone app for 24/7 account access

Republic Services Inc, the second largest recycling and waste company in the US, has launched its first smartphone app, designed to give customers better access to account, invoice, and pickup schedule information.

Access My Resource anytime, anywhere, on any device.The My Resource app gives Republic customers 24/7 access to pay their bills, view past invoices and service schedules, find new products and service solutions, and, schedule pickups. Additionally, the app offers push notification, weather-related service alerts, as well as sign-up for holiday schedule reminders, ensuring Republic customers always know when their recycling and waste service provider will arrive at their home or business.

“Proper waste removal from a home, business or work site is a critical component of a customer or community’s public health, productivity and progress,” says Jon Vander Ark, EVP of Customer Development for Republic. “Our customers depend on us to not only be there to service their containers, but also to provide new solutions to their waste disposal needs while making it effortless in the process.”

The My Resource mobile app is available for free download from the Apple and Android app stores. Republic customers already enrolled in My Resource simply need to install the app on their mobile device and log in. Customers who have not yet registered can do so directly from the app; all they need is their account and invoice numbers. The app is available to all Republic Services’ direct billed customers.

Sign up for the app here.

About Republic Services
Republic Services, Inc. is an industry leader in U.S. non-hazardous solid waste and recycling.  Through its subsidiaries, Republic’s collection companies, transfer stations, recycling centers and landfills focus on providing reliable environmental services and solutions for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers. Republic and its employees believe in protecting the planet and applying common sense solutions to customers’ waste and recycling challenges. For more information, visit the Republic website at