Waste Management Stocks

Includes Trash, Garbage, Hazardous Waste and Medical Waste Companies

List of Publicly Traded Waste Management Companies Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges

The companies on this list are engaged in a variety of waste management activities. Examples of this type of company include:

  • Solid Waste Management Services: These companies provide waste collection and disposal services to residential, commercial and industrial customers. It is common for these companies to own and/or operate a large number landfills, transfer stations (where the waste is processed, compacted and then transferred) and recycling processing facilities. Examples of these types of companies include Waste Management (WM), Republic Services (RSG) and Waste Connections (WCN).
  • Hazardous Waste Management Services: This type of company provides waste management services to commercial and government entities through the treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous, radioactive and non-hazardous waste. Examples of these types of companies include US Ecology (ECOL) and Clean Harbors (CLH)
  • Medical Waste Management Services: These companies provide services for the disposal of medical and biohazardous waste. Stericycle (SRCL) is a large-cap company and one of the largest companies in this field.

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Additional publicly traded environmental service companies and environmental service categories can be accessed through the link below:

List of Environmental Service Companies

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IPOs in 2016

Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (ADSW) (IPO October 6, 2016: solid waste management company)

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Waste Management: Large-Cap Stocks

Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) (Solid waste, recycling)

Waste Management, Inc. (WM) (Solid waste, recycling)

Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN) (Solid waste, recycling)

Waste Management: Mid-Cap Stocks

Clean Harbors, Inc. (CLH) (Hazardous and non-hazardous material management services, used oil recycling, industrial services, oil & gas services)

Covanta Holding Corporation (CVA) (Waste management, waste-to-energy, metal recycling)

Stericycle, Inc. (SRCL) (Medical waste services)

Waste Management: Small-Cap Stocks

Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (ADSW) (IPO October 6, 2016: solid waste management company)

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (CWST) (Solid waste, recycling)

Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (HCCI) (Industrial and hazardous waste services)

US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL) (Treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous, radioactive and non-hazardous waste)

Waste Management: Micro-Cap Stocks

Avalon Holdings Corporation (AWX) (Hazardous and nonhazardous waste disposal; golf courses)

Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc. (MRDN) (Non-hazardous solid waste collection)

Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (PESI) (Nuclear waste management)

Sharps Compliance Corp (SMED) (Medical waste services)

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