NAICS Code 562111 Solid Waste Collection

Industry

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) collecting and/or hauling nonhazardous solid waste (i.e., garbage) within a local area; (2) operating nonhazardous solid waste transfer stations; and (3) collecting and/or hauling mixed recyclable materials within a local area.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Long-distance trucking of waste: classified in Industry 484230, Specialized Freight (except Used Goods) Trucking, Long-Distance
  • Collecting and/or hauling in combination with disposal of nonhazardous waste materials: classified in Industry 56221, Waste Treatment and Disposal
  • Collecting and/or hauling hazardous waste within a local area and/or operating hazardous waste transfer stations: classified in U.S. Industry 562112, Hazardous Waste Collection
  • Collecting and removing debris, such as brush or rubble, within a local area: classified in U.S. Industry 562119, Other Waste Collection
  • Operating facilities for separating and sorting recyclable materials from nonhazardous waste streams (i.e., garbage) and/or for sorting commingled recyclable materials, such as paper, plastics, and metal cans, intodistinct categories: classified in Industry 562920, Materials Recovery Facilities.

Industries Included

  • Ash collection services
  • Ash hauling, local
  • Garbage collection services
  • Garbage hauling, local
  • Garbage pick-up services
  • Recyclable material collection services
  • Recyclable material hauling, local
  • Refuse collection services
  • Refuse hauling, local
  • Rubbish (i.e., nonhazardous solid waste) hauling, local
  • Rubbish collection services
  • Trash collection services
  • Trash hauling, local
  • Waste collection services, nonhazardous solid
  • Waste hauling, local, nonhazardous solid
  • Waste transfer stations, nonhazardous solid