MetLife recipient of 2017 Recycling Champion Award

Published Jan 27, 2018 at 4:00pm

WHITESTOWN — MetLife is the recipient of the Oneida-Herkimer County Solid Waste Authority’s 2017 Recycling Champion Award.

MetLife, a global provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs, has a back office operation in the Oneida County Business Park that adjoins the old county airport.

The company strives to divert waste from landfills through a combination of waste reduction, recycling and reuse initiatives, according to Emily Albright, that authority’s director of recycling.