Waste Management company info

What does Waste Management do?
Waste Management (NYSE:WM) specializes in comprehensive waste and environmental services. Operating extensively across North America, the company focuses on waste collection, transfer, recycling, and disposal services. Waste Management also ventures into renewable energy generation by capturing landfill gases to produce electricity. With a commitment to sustainability, the firm aims to maximize resource recovery and minimize environmental impact, promoting circular economy principles through its operations and projects. Waste Management is dedicated to developing innovative solutions that meet community and environmental needs, reflecting its objectives to enhance efficiency, sustainability, and customer service.
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Company Snapshot

Is Waste Management a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Waste Management employ?

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Employees
23,864

What sector is Waste Management in?

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Sector
Industrials

Where is the head office for Waste Management?

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Head Office
Houston, United States

What year was Waste Management founded?

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Year Founded
1968
What does Waste Management specialise in?
/Garbage Collection /Recycling Services /Hazardous Waste /Landfill Management /Renewable Energy /Environmental Solutions

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

Overview of Waste Management offerings
Collection services takes top spot, offering clients aid in handling waste generation, curbside pickup and recycling services.
Providing landfill services, a top-level project focusing on safe, compliant and efficient waste disposal.
Energy production is addressed via the Renewable Energy division, turning waste into usable power.
Recycling services standing out as a popular avenue, promoting green initiatives by managing recyclable materials.
The Portable Toilet Services project offering toilet rentals to serve events and construction sites across the country.
A unique project in hazardous waste management, handling, treating and disposing hazardous and industrial waste in a safe manner.

Who is in the executive team of Waste Management?

Waste Management leadership team
  • Mr. James C. Fish Jr.
    Mr. James C. Fish Jr.
    President, CEO & Director
  • Ms. Devina A. Rankin
    Ms. Devina A. Rankin
    Executive VP & CFO
  • Mr. John J. Morris Jr.
    Mr. John J. Morris Jr.
    Executive VP & COO
  • Ms. Tara J. Hemmer
    Ms. Tara J. Hemmer
    Senior VP & Chief Sustainability Officer
  • Mr. Rafael E. Carrasco
    Mr. Rafael E. Carrasco
    Senior Vice President of Enterprise Strategy
  • Mr. John A. Carroll
    Mr. John A. Carroll
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Edward A. Egl
    Mr. Edward A. Egl
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Charles C. Boettcher
    Mr. Charles C. Boettcher
    Executive VP of Corporate Development & Chief Legal Officer