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Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

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Waste Management, Inc.

1001 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77002
United States
713-512-6200
http://www.wm.com

SectorIndustrial Goods
IndustryWaste Management
Full Time Employees41,200

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. James C. Fish Jr.Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director1.78M1.96M55
Mr. James E. Trevathan Jr.Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP1.64MN/A64
Mr. Jeff M. HarrisSr. VP of Operations1.44M1.67M62
Mr. John J. Morris Jr.Sr. VP of Operations1.4M709k47
Ms. Devina A. RankinCFO, Sr. VP & TreasurerN/AN/A41
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.

Description

Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offers collection services, including picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, material recovery facility (MRF), or disposal site; and owns, develops, and operates landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States, as well as owns and operates transfer stations. As of December 31, 2016, the company owned or operated 95 MRFs; and 243 solid waste landfills and 5 secure hazardous waste landfills, as well as 310 transfer stations. It also provides materials processing and commodities recycling services; recycling brokerage services that comprise managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties; and other strategic business solutions. In addition, the company offers construction and remediation services; services associated with the disposal of fly ash, and residue generated from the combustion of coal and other fuel stocks; in-plant services, such as full-service waste management solutions and consulting services; and specialized disposal services for oil and gas exploration and production operations. Further, it provides portable self-storage, long distance moving, and fluorescent lamp recycling services; portable restroom services under the Port-o-Let name; and street and parking lot sweeping services, as well as holds interests in oil and gas producing properties. The company was formerly known as USA Waste Services, Inc. and changed its name to Waste Management, Inc. in 1998. Waste Management, Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Waste Management, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 3.

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.