Profile: Republic Services Inc (RSG)
22 Jul 2016
Republic Services, Inc., incorporated on December 20, 1996, is a provider of non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, recycling and energy services in the United States. The Company operates through three segments: East, Central and West. The Company operates in over 40 states and Puerto Rico through approximately 340 collection operations, over 200 transfer stations, over 190 active landfills, approximately 70 recycling centers, approximately 10 treatment, recovery and disposal facilities, and over 10 salt water disposal wells. It also operates approximately 70 landfill gas and renewable energy projects. It has post-closure responsibility for approximately 130 closed landfills.
The Company provides residential, small-container commercial and large-container industrial solid waste collection services. Its residential collection business involves the curbside collection of waste for transport to transfer stations, or directly to landfills or recycling centers. It performs residential solid waste collection services under contracts with municipalities. It also performs residential services on a subscription basis, in which individual households contract directly with the Company. In its small-container commercial business, it supplies its customers with waste containers of varying sizes. Its small-container commercial services are offered to small business complexes, multi-family housing and strip malls, and include industries, such as restaurants, retail, real-estate, and professional and other services. Its large-container industrial collection business includes both recurring and temporary customer relationships. It supplies its customers with waste containers of varying sizes and rent compactors to large waste generators. For the temporary portion of its large-container industrial collection business, the waste relates to construction and demolition activities.
The Company is engaged in the processing and selling of old corrugated cardboard (OCC), old newspaper (ONP), aluminum, glass and other materials. Its energy services waste is generated from the by-products of oil and natural gas exploration and production activity, including waste created throughout the initial drilling and completion of an oil or natural gas well, production wastes and water produced during a well's operating life, contaminated soils that require treatment during site reclamation, substances that require clean-up after a spill, as well as waste generated by coal-fired power plants.
Republic Services Inc
18500 N Allied Way
PHOENIX AZ 85054-6164
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Republic Services files for potential notes offering
- BRIEF-Republic Services names Catharine Ellingsen chief legal officer
- BRIEF-Republic Services announces tender offers for up to $500 mln of certain outstanding debt securities
- BRIEF-Republic Services terminates COO Robert Maruster's employment
- BRIEF-Republic Services entered into $1 bln revolving credit facility in May- SEC Filing