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Meridian Waste Solutions Acquires Mobile Science Technologies, Inc.

Strengthens Technology Platform
Will Advance Communications and Engagement With Customers

ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / April 28, 2017 / Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRDN) ("Meridian Waste" or the "Company"), a vertically integrated, non-hazardous solid waste services company, today acquired Mobile Science Technologies, Inc., a technology service provider and builder of innovative apps. Mobile Science Technologies, Inc. will operate as wholly-owned subsidiary of Meridian Waste.

"Technology and innovation are critical to the growth and success of Meridian Waste," stated Jeffrey Cosman, Chairman and CEO of the Company. "We plan to be the leaders within the environmental industry by showcasing the communications and engagement that can be created between our customers, including governments, residents and businesses, and our solid waste marketplace operations in St. Louis, Missouri, Richmond, Virginia and future locations by utilizing the talent of our IT development team and the speed and accuracy of today's mobile technologies."

Mobile Science Technologies, Inc. develops and operates technology supporting Apple (IOS), Google (Android), ASP.NET / MSSQL, PHP / MYSQL, websites, hosting and security. The tech firm has been developing web-based software and mobile applications for the last six years.

Bright City is a product with a current customer base in Delaware and Georgia: http://www.BrightCityApps.com. Bright City was developed to help local governments streamline internal and external communications, expand community policing and security, expedite the flow of information to governmental departments, report information and issues faster and more accurately, generate revenue via event and ticket sales and build trust among local governments and their citizens.

About Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc.:

Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRDN) is a company defined by our commitment to servicing our customers with unwavering respect, fairness and care. We are focused on finding and implementing solutions to solid waste needs and challenges within the industry and for our customers. Meridian Waste's core business is centered on residential and commercial waste collection and disposal but it also includes a fundamental objective to seek rewarding environmental solutions through technology and innovation. Currently, the company operates in St. Louis, Missouri and Richmond, Virginia servicing over 113,000 residential, commercial, industrial and governmental customers. In addition to a fleet of commercial, residential and roll off trucks, the Company operates four transfer stations, one recycling facility and three municipal solid waste landfills.

For more information, visit www.MWSinc.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve certain risks and uncertainties. The actual results or outcomes of Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. may differ materially from those anticipated. Although Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. believes that the assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein are reasonable, any such assumptions could prove to be inaccurate. Therefore, Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. can provide no assurance that any of the forward-looking statements contained in this press release will prove to be accurate.

In light of the significant uncertainties and risks inherent in the forward-looking statements included in this press release, such information should not be regarded as a representation by Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. that its objectives or plans will be achieved. Included in these uncertainties and risks are, among other things, fluctuations in operating results, general economic conditions, uncertainty regarding the results of certain legal proceedings and competition. Forward-looking statements consist of statements other than a recitation of historical fact and can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "may," "intend," "expect," "will," "anticipate," "estimate" or "continue" or the negatives thereof or other variations thereon or comparable terminology. Because they are forward-looking, such statements should be evaluated in light of important risk factors and uncertainties. These risk factors and uncertainties are more fully described in Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc.'s most recent Annual and Quarterly Reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including under the heading entitled "Risk Factors." Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. does not undertake an obligation to update publicly any of its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

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SOURCE: Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc.