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Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. Reports Voting Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/21/14 -- Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (the "Company" or "Progressive Waste Solutions") (NYSE: BIN) (TSX: BIN) today reported the voting results of its annual meeting of shareholders, held on May 14, 2014, in accordance with section 11.3 of National Instrument 51-102 Continuous Disclosure Obligations. Each of the matters is described in greater detail in the Notice of the Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Management Proxy Circular.

1.  Appointment of Auditors

Deloitte LLP, Independent Registered Chartered Accountants were appointed as auditors of the Company for 2014.

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Votes For          % Votes For      Votes Withheld    % Votes Withheld
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94,367,913              99.66%             321,539               0.34%
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2.  Election of Directors

Each of the (8) nominees listed in the Management Proxy Circular were elected as directors of the Company.

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Nominee                          % Votes                     % Votes
                     Votes For       For  Votes Withheld    Withheld
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John T. Dillon      84,505,835     99.91%         77,357        0.09%
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James J. Forese     84,392,356     99.77%        190,836        0.23%
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Larry S. Hughes     84,551,578     99.96%         31,615        0.04%
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Jeffrey L. Keefer   84,504,762     99.91%         78,430        0.09%
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Douglas W. Knight   84,498,660     99.90%         84,532        0.10%
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Susan Lee           84,551,348     99.96%         31,845        0.04%
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Daniel R. Milliard  84,499,211     99.90%         83,981        0.10%
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Joseph D. Quarin    84,539,220     99.95%         43,972        0.05%
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3.  Advisory Resolution on Executive Compensation (Say on Pay)

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Votes For    % Votes       Votes       % Votes       Votes       % Votes
                 For     Against       Against    Withheld      Withheld
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83,600,048    98.84%     983,194         1.16%           0         0.00%
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About Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd.

As one of North America's largest full-service waste management companies, we provide non-hazardous solid waste collection, recycling and disposal services to commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers in 13 U.S. states and the District of Columbia and six Canadian provinces. We serve our customers with vertically integrated collection and disposal assets. Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd.'s shares are listed on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges under the symbol BIN.

To find out more about Progressive Waste Solutions, visit our website at www.progressivewaste.com.

Contacts:
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd.
Chaya Cooperberg
VP, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
(905) 532-7517
[email protected]
www.progressivewaste.com

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