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Republic Services Announces Third Quarter 2005 Earnings Conference Call
  What:  Republic Services, Inc. invites you to participate in a
         conference call with our senior management to discuss 3rd quarter
         2005 earnings
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  When:  Wednesday, November 2, 2005 at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time)

  How:   210/839-8500
         Pass Code - Republic Services
         Please dial in 10 minutes before start of call

         A telephone recording of this call will be replayed until 5:00 PM
         November 3, 2005
         To access replay, call 402/220-9682

         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 of Republic Services, Inc., +1-954-769-6392