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Waste Management in the United States

Waste Management in the United States

Summary

Waste Management in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States waste management market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key highlights

  • The waste management industry consists of all municipal solid waste (MSW) - including non-hazardous waste generated in households, commercial establishments and institutions, and non-hazardous industrial process wastes, agricultural wastes and sewage sludge. The industry's value represents the amount of total typical charge per ton for landfill multiplied by the volume of MSW generated. The industry's volume represents the total MSW generation. All currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2017 annual average exchange rates
  • The US waste management industry had total revenues of $13,179.5m in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 0.4% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Industry consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 0.5% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 259.9 million tons in 2017.
  • According to the EPA, the US recycled or composted 34.6% of municipal solid waste in 2014, the latest figures available. This figure is somewhat stagnant, increasing marginally from 34.0% in 2010.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the waste management market in the United States
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the waste management market in the United States
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key waste management market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United States waste management market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United States waste management market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the United States waste management market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States waste management market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • How large is the United States’s waste management market in relation to its regional counterparts?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Clean Harbors, Inc.
Republic Services, Inc.
Stericycle, Inc.
Waste Management, Inc.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United States waste management industry value: $ million, 2013-17
Table 2: United States waste management industry volume: million tonnes, 2013-17
Table 3: United States waste management industry geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 4: United States waste management industry value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 5: United States waste management industry volume forecast: million tonnes, 2017-22
Table 6: Clean Harbors, Inc.: key facts
Table 7: Clean Harbors, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 8: Clean Harbors, Inc.: key financials (C$)
Table 9: Clean Harbors, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 10: Republic Services, Inc.: key facts
Table 11: Republic Services, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 12: Republic Services, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 13: Stericycle, Inc.: key facts
Table 14: Stericycle, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 15: Stericycle, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 16: Waste Management, Inc.: key facts
Table 17: Waste Management, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 18: Waste Management, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 19: United States size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 20: United States gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 21: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 22: United States inflation, 2013-17
Table 23: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 24: United States exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: United States waste management industry value: $ million, 2013-17
Figure 2: United States waste management industry volume: million tonnes, 2013-17
Figure 3: United States waste management industry geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: United States waste management industry value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 5: United States waste management industry volume forecast: million tonnes, 2017-22
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the waste management industry in the United States, 2017
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the waste management industry in the United States, 2017
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the waste management industry in the United States, 2017
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the waste management industry in the United States, 2017
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the waste management industry in the United States, 2017
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the waste management industry in the United States, 2017
Figure 12: Clean Harbors, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Clean Harbors, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Republic Services, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Republic Services, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Stericycle, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Stericycle, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 18: Waste Management, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 19: Waste Management, Inc.: assets & liabilities

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