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 PITTSBURGH, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Chambers Development Company, Inc. (AMEX: CDVA, CDVB) today announced that it has signed a five-year contract to accept residual and by-pass waste from Reuter Recycling of Florida, Inc., in Pembroke Pines, Fla.
 The contract provides that Reuter will dispose of residual and by-pass waste from its recycling and composting facility for the term of the agreement. The five-year agreement could generate $10 million or more for Chambers. The waste will be transported to Chambers' Berman Road landfill, located in Okeechobee County, which is approximately 62 miles northwest of West Palm Beach, Fla. The contract begins Aug. 9.
 "We are very pleased to be working with an operation as fine as the Reuter Recycling and Composting facility," said Jack Weertman, vice president of Chambers' Southern Region operations in Atlanta. "This contract further establishes the Berman Road landfill as a regional facility capable of serving all of central and south Florida as a state- of-the-art disposal facility."
 John G. Rangos Sr., Chambers' president and CEO, said, "This agreement is another example of Chambers' ability to provide for the economical and environmentally sound disposal of waste. Chambers' quality assets and excellent environmental record enable the company to continue to develop these cooperative ventures with businesses. We see many opportunities like this in the future."
 In Virginia, Chambers today announced that it has signed several contracts with terms of five to 10 years that total $6 million in expected revenues. The contracts are for waste collection, transportation and disposal.
 Among the Virginia contracts was a $3.5 million, 10-year award from the Central Virginia Waste Management Authority to provide service to the counties of Goochland, Powhatan and New Kent. The contract begins Oct. 1.
 Also in Virginia, Chambers was awarded a five-year, $2.5 million disposal contract for the city of Salem, Va. The contract begins Oct. 1. The waste will be transported to Chambers' recently opened Maplewood Landfill in Amelia County, Va.
 Chambers Development Company, Inc., headquartered in Pittsburgh, is a leading environmental services firm involved in landfill, transfer station and recycling operations, as well as the collection, transportation and disposal of residential, commercial, non-hazardous industrial and medical wastes.
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 /CONTACT: Jim Leonard, media, 412-244-7560, or Lew Nevins, financial, 412-244-6195, both of Chambers Development/

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