Waste Connections

Waste Connections, Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets in the U.S. and Canada. Through its R360 Environmental Solutions subsidiary, the Company is also a leading provider of non-hazardous oilfield waste treatment, recovery and disposal services in several of the most active natural resource producing areas in the United States, including the Permian, Bakken and Eagle Ford Basins. Waste Connections serves more than six million residential, commercial, industrial, and exploration and production customers from a network of operations in 39 states, six provinces and the District of Columbia. The Company also provides intermodal services for the movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest.

Company Growth (employees)
The Woodlands, US
Size (employees)
14,671 (est)
Waste Connections was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, US

Waste Connections Office Locations

Waste Connections has an office in The Woodlands
The Woodlands, US (HQ)
110 3 Waterway Square Pl

Waste Connections Data and Metrics

Waste Connections Financial Metrics

Waste Connections's revenue was reported to be $1.1 b in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

1.1 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

447.9 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

15 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

26.4 m

Market capitalization (22-Sep-2017)

22.8 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

268.5 m
Waste Connections's current market capitalization is $22.8 b.
USDFY, 2016


3.4 b

Cost of goods sold

2 b

Gross profit

1.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDQ2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


727.6 m1.1 b1.1 b

Cost of goods sold

416.3 m636.3 m643.4 m

Gross profit

311.4 m448.6 m447.9 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2016


154.4 m

Accounts Receivable

485.1 m


97.5 m

Current Assets

832.6 m
USDQ2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


55.6 m119.3 m268.5 m

Current Assets

734.1 m784.6 m877.3 m


4.8 b4.8 b4.7 b


4.3 b4.4 b4.5 b
USDFY, 2016

Net Income

247.3 m

Depreciation and Amortization

463.9 m


97.5 m

Accounts Payable

251.3 m
USDQ2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

27.7 m88.9 m15 m

Depreciation and Amortization

98.4 m152.7 m150.8 m

Accounts Payable

243.2 m247.3 m247.7 m
USDY, 2017


74.4 k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Waste Connections Market Value History

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Waste Connections News and Updates

North L.A. County residents are angry that the Chiquita Canyon Landfill quietly avoided closure

The town of Val Verde, population 2,468, consists of a smattering of narrow roads and single-family houses nestled among the hills of Chiquita Canyon, and a dump named after that canyon that some nearby residents say needs to be shut down.  The Chiquita Canyon Landfill is L.A. County’s second-la…

Waste Connections Company Life and Culture

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