NAICS Code 562920 - Materials Recovery Facilities

Industry Sector

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

Total Companies

507

Est. Employment

20,680

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) operating facilities for separating and sorting recyclable materials from nonhazardous waste streams (i.e., garbage) and/or (2) operating facilities where commingled recyclable materials, such as paper, plastics, used beverage cans, and metals, are sorted into distinct categories.

Snapshot

NAICS Code 562920 - Materials Recovery Facilities is a final level code of the “Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services” Sector. There are 507 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 20,680 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 562920 - Materials Recovery Facilities are:

  • Materials recovery facilities (MRF)
  • Materials recovery facility (MRF)
  • MRF (materials recovery facilities)
  • Recyclable materials recovery facilities
  • Removal of recyclable materials from a waste stream
  • Waste recovery facilities

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 562920 - Materials Recovery Facilities that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in merchant wholesaling automotive, industrial, and other recyclable materials are classified in NAICS Code - 423930 - Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers..

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