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    Covanta Holding Corporation (CVA)

    16.54 Up 0.13(0.79%) May 4, 4:04PM EDT
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    Covanta Holding Corporation
    445 South Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    United States - Map
    Phone: 862-345-5000
    Website: http://www.covanta.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Waste Management
    Full Time Employees:N/A

    Business Summary 

    Covanta Holding Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides waste and energy services to municipal entities primarily in the United States and Canada. The company owns and operates infrastructure for the conversion of waste to energy. It is also involved in related waste transport and disposal, and other renewable energy production businesses. The company disposes waste and generates electricity and/or steam; and sells metal recovered during the energy-from-waste process. It owns and operates 45 energy-from-waste facilities; 11 additional energy generation facilities, including wood biomass and hydroelectric renewable energy production facilities in North America. Covanta Holding Corporation also owns and operates 18 transfer stations, 12 environmental services facilities, 1 regional metals recycling facility, and 4 landfills. The company was formerly known as Danielson Holding Corporation and changed its name to Covanta Holding Corporation in September 2005. Covanta Holding Corporation was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Covanta Holding Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 4.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Stephen J. Jones , 55
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Bradford J. Helgeson , 39
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Timothy J. Simpson , 57
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. Matthew R. Mulcahy , 52
    Head of Corp. Devel. and Sr. VP
    Mr. Derek W. Veenhof , 49
    Exec. VP of Sustainable Solutions
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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