Waste & Recycling


  • Terrapure Environmental buys Water Blasting & Vacuum Services

    November 5, 2020 by Truck News

    EDMUNSTON, N.B. – Terrapure Environmental has announced its acquisition of Water Blasting & Vacuum Services (WBVS), including all vehicles and equipment.Terms of the deal were not disclosed. WBVS provides services including high-pressure cleaning, hazardous waste transportation, emergency response, hydro-excavation, and

  • Environmental 360 Solutions Ltd. buys Whitecap Environmental Services Inc.

    October 16, 2020 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – Environmental 360 Solutions Ltd. (E360S) has acquired Whitecap Environmental Services Inc., headquartered in Mission, British Columbia. Founded in 2016, Whitecap Environmental provides hazardous and non-hazardous material destruction services for a wide variety of industries including pharmaceutical, agriculture, consumer

  • American AllWaste buys Highway Environmental

    September 4, 2020 by SWR Staff

    NEW YORK – American AllWaste LLC has acquired the assets of Highway Environmental, LLC, a provider of non-hazardous, liquid-waste transportation services based in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Building the non-hazardous liquid waste business in

  • GFL makes US$1.2 billion buy

    August 13, 2020 by SWR Staff

    VAUGHAN, Ontario – GFL Environmental Inc. is buying WCA Waste Corporation and its subsidiaries for US$1.212 billion. WCA operates a vertically integrated network of solid waste assets, including 37 collection and hauling operations, 27 transfer stations, three material recovery facilities

  • Portuguese company buys Strongco

    March 20, 2020 by SWR Staff

    PORTO, Portugal – Nors, S.A. has completed the acquisition of Strongco Corporation. Strongco sells, rents and services equipment used in diverse sectors such as construction, infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, utilities, municipalities, waste management and forestry. It has approximately 500

  • Liberty Tire Recycling buys Lakin Tire

    March 17, 2020 by SWR Staff

    PITTSBURGH – Liberty Tire Recycling has acquired Lakin Tire, with support from its majority equity sponsor The Carlyle Group. Lakin, headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, California, and with operations focused throughout the Western United States and the Northeast, is one

  • Direct Pack acquires Mexican recycler

    March 10, 2020 by SWR Staff

    AZUSA, California – Direct Pack, Inc. (DPI) is expanding its global operations with the acquisition of Guadalajara, Mexico-based Atmosphera Verde – a facility capable of recycling 20,000 tons of PET plastic, including post-consumer PET thermoforms. It will be rebranded as

  • Action Environmental Group and Apex Environmental Resources Holdings merge

    March 5, 2020 by SWR Staff

    TEANECK, N.J. – Interstate Waste Services, Inc. (IWS) and Littlejohn & Co., LLC, a private investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, have announced the merger of The Action Environmental Group, Inc. and Apex Environmental Resources Holdings II LLC (Apex). The combined

  • LiteLink Technologies entering smart bin monitoring market

    February 21, 2020 by SWR Staff

    VANCOUVER – LiteLink Technologies Inc., a player in logistics platforms and payment solutions, will acquire Internet of Things sensor technologies for the waste and container management industry from a partnership of individuals called 3030 IoT. As the global population approaches

  • GFL buys American Waste

    January 13, 2020 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO and KALKASKA, Michigan – GFL Environmental Inc. and American Waste have entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition by GFL of American Waste’s solid and liquid waste businesses in Michigan and Pennsylvania. The closing of the transaction is