Republic Services to Report First Quarter Earnings on April 27

Date: April 9, 2007

Source: Republic Services, Inc.

Republic Services, Inc. Sets Date for First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

In conjunction with Republic Services, Inc.'s (NYSE: RSG) announcement of first quarter earnings, you are invited to listen to the company's investor conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, April 27, 2007 at 8:30 a.m. EDT.

Who: Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG)

What: First quarter conference call

When: Friday, April 27, 2007 at 8:30 a.m. EDT

Where: A live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed by logging onto at 8:30 a.m. EDT, Friday, April 27, 2007 (click on "Investor Information").

The conference call will be archived on Republic's website at (click on "Investor Information")

Republic Services, Inc. is a leading provider of solid waste collection, transfer and disposal services in the United States. The Company's various operating units are focused on providing solid waste collection services for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers.

For more information, contact:
Will Flower
Republic Services, Inc.

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