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Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (CWST)

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Casella Waste Systems, Inc.

25 Greens Hill Lane
Rutland, VT 05701
United States

SectorIndustrial Goods
IndustryWaste Management
Full Time Employees2,000

Key Executives

Mr. John W. CasellaChairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Sec.1.81MN/A66
Mr. Edwin D. JohnsonPres and Chief Operating Officer1.04MN/A60
Mr. Edmond R. ColettaChief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer809.6kN/A41
Mr. Christopher B. HealdChief Accounting Officer and VP of Fin.373.96kN/A52
Mr. David L. SchmittSr. VP and Gen. Counsel679.27kN/A66
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


Casella Waste Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a vertically-integrated solid waste services company in the northeastern United States. The company operates through Eastern Region, Western Region, Recycling, and Other segments. It offers resource management services primarily in the areas of solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to residential, commercial, municipal, and industrial customers. The company provides a range of non-hazardous solid waste services, including collections, transfer stations, material recovery facilities, and disposal facilities. It also processes and markets recyclable metals, aluminum, plastics, and paper and corrugated cardboard that are processed at its facilities, as well as recyclables purchased from third-parties. In addition, the company is involved in commodity brokerage operations. As of January 31, 2017, it owned and/or operated 32 solid waste collection operations, 46 transfer stations, 18 recycling facilities, 9 Subtitle D landfills, 4 landfill gas-to-energy facilities, and 1 landfill permitted to accept construction and demolition materials. Casella Waste Systems, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Rutland, Vermont.

Corporate Governance

Casella Waste Systems, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.