United Rentals is proud to be more than just a supplier - we are active members of the communities in which we operate. We believe it is our responsibility to utilize our resources and extensive reach to contribute to the economic and social health of the communities we serve. Working with our neighbors, we hope to build a safer future by reducing our environmental impact - today.
The United Rentals team has helped communities with park restorations, neighborhood clean-ups and related construction projects. We participate in Habitat for Humanity, bringing safe and affordable housing to those in need. Our devoted staff members also volunteer their time to important causes, including Boys & Girls Clubs, Relay for Life and Walk MS.
United Rentals is also proud to be the preferred equipment provider for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, ABC Network’s popular television show. For more than four years we have supplied their team of builders with equipment, on-site services and volunteers that make it possible to build new homes for deserving families.
United Rentals has the equipment and technical expertise to assist our communities in the event of an emergency. We are among the first sources of help and recovery in the wake of natural disasters – see how we supported recovery efforts in the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
United Rentals has implemented environmental safeguards, policies and practices at our branches because we are committed to the communities in which we live and work. Our no idling policy and voluntary removal of underground storage tanks program both demonstrate our commitment to community health. We are continually analyzing and managing our operations in order to maintain the highest standards of efficiency in:
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