Waste Connections company info

What does Waste Connections do?
Waste Connections (TSX:WCN), (NYSE:WCN) specializes in waste management services, offering collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling operations across North America. With a keen focus on providing environmentally friendly waste solutions, Waste Connections aims to innovate in waste reduction and recycling processes. The company’s projects include landfill operations, recycling programs, and renewable energy initiatives from waste. Objectives center on expanding service areas, enhancing customer service, and leading in sustainable waste management practices, striving to make a positive impact on communities and the environment.
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Company Snapshot

Is Waste Connections a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Waste Connections employ?

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Employees
4,087

What sector is Waste Connections in?

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Sector
Industrials

Where is the head office for Waste Connections?

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Head Office
Texas, United States

What year was Waste Connections founded?

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Year Founded
1997
What does Waste Connections specialise in?
/Waste Management /Recycling Services /Landfill Operations /Renewable Energy /Environmental Solutions /Resource Recovery

What are the products and/or services of Waste Connections?

Overview of Waste Connections offerings
Waste collection and disposal services: Offering efficient waste management, including residential, commercial, and industrial garbage collection, alongside environmentally safe disposal methods.
Recycling programs: Implementing comprehensive recycling programs to reduce landfill waste, encouraging the recovery of valuable materials like paper, plastics, and metals.
Landfill operations and management: Operating state-of-the-art landfills equipped with modern technologies to minimize environmental impact while maximizing waste containment and energy recovery.
Renewable energy projects: Converting landfill gas to energy as part of their sustainability effort, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and generating renewable energy.
Environmental solutions for industrial waste: Providing specialized services for the safe disposal and management of hazardous and non-hazardous industrial waste, ensuring regulatory compliance.
Community engagement and education initiatives: Fostering community awareness on waste reduction, recycling, and sustainability through outreach programs and educational partnerships.

Who is in the executive team of Waste Connections?

Waste Connections leadership team
  • Mr. Ronald J. Mittelstaedt
    Mr. Ronald J. Mittelstaedt
    Founder, CEO, President & Director
  • Ms. Mary Anne Whitney
    Ms. Mary Anne Whitney
    Executive VP & CFO
  • Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss
    Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss
    COO & Executive VP
  • Mr. Patrick J. Shea
    Mr. Patrick J. Shea
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
  • Mr. James M. Little
    Mr. James M. Little
    Executive Vice President of Engineering & Disposal
  • Mr. Matthew Stephen Black
    Mr. Matthew Stephen Black
    Senior VP & Chief Accounting Office
  • Mr. Eric O. Hansen
    Mr. Eric O. Hansen
    Senior VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Joe Gregory Box Jr.
    Mr. Joe Gregory Box Jr.
    Vice President of Investor Relations