NAICS Code 562111 - Solid Waste Collection

Industry Sector

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

Total Companies

154

Est. Employment

188,428

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.

Snapshot

NAICS Code 562111 - Solid Waste Collection is a final level code of the “Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services” Sector. There are 154 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 188,428 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 562111 - Solid Waste Collection are:

  • 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

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 562111 - Solid Waste Collection that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: