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Republic Services Announces Second Quarter 2005 Earnings Conference Call
  What:  Republic Services, Inc. invites you to participate in a conference
         call with our senior management to discuss 2nd Quarter
         2005 Earnings
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  When:  Wednesday, July 27, 2005 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

  How:   773/681-5826
         Pass Code - Republic Services
         Please dial in 10 minutes before start of call
         A telephone recording of this call will be replayed until 11:59 PM
         July 28, 2005. To access replay, call 203/369-0485.
         The live broadcast will be available on the Internet by accessing
         Republic's Web site at .
         (select "Investor Information" and follow the links)
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SOURCE: Republic Services, Inc.

CONTACT: Will Flower, Republic Services, Inc., +1-954-769-6392