Industry Sector

Transportation & Public Utilities

Total Companies

21,016

Est. Employment

360,890

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in the collection and disposal of refuse by processing or destruction or in the operation of incinerators, waste treatment plants, landfills, or other sites for disposal of such materials.

Snapshot

SIC Code 4953 - Refuse Systems is a final level code of the “Transportation & Public Utilities” Division. There are 21,016 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 360,890 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 4953 - Refuse Systems are:

  • Acid waste, collection and disposal of
  • Ashes, collection and disposal of
  • Dumps, operation of
  • Garbage: collecting, destroying, and processing
  • Hazardous waste material disposal sites
  • Incinerator operation
  • Landfill, sanitary: operation of
  • Radioactive waste materials, disposal of
  • Refuse systems
  • Rubbish collection and disposal
  • Sludge disposal sites
  • Street refuse systems
  • Waste materials disposal at sea

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 4953 - Refuse Systems that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in collecting and transporting refuse without such disposal are classified in Transportation, SIC Code - 4212.

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 4953

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 4953 – Refuse Systems. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 495301 Dumps-Rubbish
  • 495302 Garbage Collection
  • 495303 Landfills-Sanitary
  • 495304 Waste Disposal
  • 495305 Waste Disposal-Hazardous
  • 495306 Waste Containers
  • 495307 Sanitation Services
  • 495308 Sanitation Consultants
  • 495309 Toxic Waste Removal Equipment
  • 495310 Refuse Systems
  • 495311 Recycling Equipment & Systems
  • 495312 Landfills-Solid Waste
  • 495313 Refuse Disposal-Depots & Plants
  • 495314 Waste Materials
  • 495315 Waste Removal-Medical
  • 495317 Disposal Wells
  • 495318 Pet Waste Removal
  • 495319 Bomb Disposal
  • 495321 Hazardous Materials Consultants
  • 495322 Waste Water Disposal
  • 495323 Crime & Trauma Scene Clean Up
  • 495324 Meth Lab Cleanup
  • 495325 Industrial Waste Removal

7-digit SIC

  • 4953001 Refuse Systems
  • 4953002 Recycling Of Waste Materials
  • 4953003 Waste Disposal
  • 4953004 Rubbish Collection & Disposal
  • 4953005 Landfills-Sanitary
  • 4953006 Garbage Collection
  • 4953007 Waste Disposal-Hazardous
  • 4953008 Sewage Treatment Facility
  • 4953009 Nonhazardous Waste Disposal Sites
  • 4953010 Waste Removal-Medical
  • 4953011 Liquid Waste Collection & Disposal
  • 4953012 Dumps-Rubbish
  • 4953013 Street Refuse Systems
  • 4953014 Acid Waste, Collection & Disposal
  • 4953015 Chemical Detoxification
  • 4953016 Waste Containers
  • 4953017 Radioactive Waste Materials, Disposal
  • 4953018 Sanitation Services
  • 4953019 Sludge Disposal Sites
  • 4953020 Sanitation Consultants
  • 4953021 Toxic Waste Removal Equipment
  • 4953022 Ashes, Collection & Disposal
  • 4953023 Dead Animal Disposal
  • 4953024 Recycling Equipment & Systems
  • 4953025 Landfills-Solid Waste
  • 4953026 Incinerator Operation
  • 4953027 Refuse Disposal
  • 4953028 Waste Materials, Disposal At Sea
  • 4953029 Waste Materials
  • 4953030 Disposal Wells
  • 4953031 Pet Waste Removal
  • 4953032 Bomb Disposal
  • 4953033 Hazardous Materials Consultants
  • 4953034 Waste Water Disposal
  • 4953035 Crime & Trauma Scene Clean Up
  • 4953036 Meth Lab Cleanup
  • 4953037 Industrial Waste Removal

8-digit SIC

  • 49530000 Refuse Systems
  • 49530100 Hazardous Waste Collection And Disposal
  • 49530101 Acid Waste, Collection And Disposal
  • 49530102 Chemical Detoxification
  • 49530103 Radioactive Waste Materials, Disposal
  • 49530200 Refuse Collection And Disposal Services
  • 49530201 Garbage: Collecting, Destroying, And Processing
  • 49530202 Liquid Waste, Collection And Disposal
  • 49530203 Rubbish Collection And Disposal
  • 49530204 Street Refuse Systems
  • 49530300 Nonhazardous Waste Disposal Sites
  • 49530301 Dumps, Operation Of
  • 49530302 Sanitary Landfill Operation
  • 49530303 Sludge Disposal Sites
  • 49539901 Ashes, Collection And Disposal
  • 49539902 Dead Animal Disposal
  • 49539903 Incinerator Operation
  • 49539904 Medical Waste Disposal
  • 49539905 Recycling, Waste Materials
  • 49539906 Waste Materials, Disposal At Sea
  • 49539907 Sewage Treatment Facility