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    Waste Connections Inc. (WCN)

    46.97 Down 0.13(0.28%) Feb 27, 4:02PM EST
    |Pre-Market : 46.97 0.00 (0.00%) 8:35AM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Waste Connections Inc.
    3 Waterway Square Place
    Suite 110
    The Woodlands, TX 77380
    United States - Map
    Phone: 832-442-2200
    Website: http://www.wasteconnections.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Waste Management
    Full Time Employees:6,777

    Business Summary 

    Waste Connections, Inc., an integrated municipal solid waste (MSW) services company, provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services primarily in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Western, Central, Eastern, and Exploration and Production (E&P). It offers collection services to residential, commercial, industrial, and E&P customers; landfill disposal services; and recycling services for various recyclable materials, including compost, cardboard, office paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive compact and load waste to be transported to landfills or treatment facilities via truck, rail, or barge; and intermodal services for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest through a network of intermodal facilities. In addition, it provides E&P waste treatment, recovery, and disposal services for waste resulting from oil and natural gas exploration and production activity, such as drilling fluids, drill cuttings, completion fluids, and flowback water; production wastes and produced water during a well's operating life; contaminated soils that require treatment during site reclamation; and substances that require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, the company provides container and chassis sales and leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2014, it owned or operated a network of 148 solid waste collection operations; 69 transfer stations; 7 intermodal facilities; 35 recycling operations; 58 active MSW, E&P, and/or non-MSW landfills; 22 E&P liquid waste injection wells; 17 E&P waste treatment and recovery facilities; 20 oil recovery facilities; and 2 development stage landfills. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Waste Connections Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Ronald J. Mittelstaedt , 52
    Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Chairman of Exec. Committee, Chairman of Special Equity Award Committee and Chairman of Compensation Committee
    Mr. Steven F. Bouck , 57
    Mr. Worthing F. Jackman , 51
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss , 51
    Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. James M. Little , 53
    Sr. VP of Engineering & Disposal
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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.
    Currency in USD.
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