Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Environmental 360 Solutions buys Dufour Waste Disposal

    October 14, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – Environmental 360 Solutions, Inc. (E360S) has acquired Dufour Waste Disposal Inc., which operates out of Kapuskasing and Sudbury, Ontario.  Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Dufour, which was established in 1964, boasts more than 70 pieces

  • GFL buys Windsor Disposal Services

    September 17, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – GFL Environmental Inc. has acquired the Windsor Disposal Services group of companies (WDS). Founded in 1986, WDS is a provider of solid waste management solutions in the City of Windsor, Ontario, and surrounding communities, serving residential, commercial, industrial

  • GFL makes Vancouver Island acquisition

    August 8, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – GFL Environmental Inc. has acquired the Vancouver Island solid waste operations of Evergreen Industries Ltd., part of the Alpine Group. Founded in 1984, the Alpine Group’s operations on Vancouver Island include residential, commercial and industrial solid waste and

  • GFL buys Soil Safe

    July 12, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – GFL Environmental Inc. has acquired the Soil Safe group of companies. Since its inception in 1989, Soil Safe has recycled over 30 million tons of non-hazardous petroleum contaminated soil for beneficial reuse outside of landfills. At its facilities

  • GFL buying Canada Fibers

    July 9, 2019 by SWR Staff

    VAUGHAN, Ont. – GFL Environmental Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Canada Fibers Ltd. and its affiliates. The transaction, expected to close in the third quarter of 2019, is subject to customary regulatory approvals. Based in Toronto,

  • Terrapure buys RSR Environnement

    June 11, 2019 by SWR Staff

    BURLINGTON, ONT. – Terrapure Environmental has acquired RSR Environnement of Vercheres, Quebec. The purchase includes vehicles and equipment, as well as RSR’s employees and existing customer relationships. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. RSR has a well-established field services

  • Atlantic Power to buy U.S. biomass plants

    May 16, 2019 by SWR Staff

    DEDHAM, Mass. – Atlantic Power Corporation will acquire the equity ownership interests held by AltaGas Power Holdings (U.S.) Inc. in two contracted biomass plants in North Carolina and Michigan for US$20 million. The acquisition is subject to the approval of

  • Recycling and Waste Solutions buys Sustainable Solutions Group

    April 16, 2019 by SWR Staff

    CHADDS FORD, Pa. – Recycling and Waste Solutions (RWS), will acquire Sustainable Solutions Group (SSG). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2009, SSG provides commercial waste reduction and recycling solutions nationwide. It develops comprehensive waste reduction programs

  • Waste Management buying Advanced Disposal Services

    April 15, 2019 by SWR Staff

    HOUSTON & PONTE VEDRA, Fla.– Waste Management will acquire all outstanding shares of Advanced Disposal for $33.15 per share in cash, representing a total enterprise value of US$4.9 billion when including approximately $1.9 billion of Advanced Disposal’s net debt. With 2018 revenues of $1.56 billion, adjusted EBITDA of $427

  • Goldy reacquires Standard Auto Wreckers

    March 14, 2019 by SWR Staff

    HURST, Texas – Fenix Parts, Inc., Goldy Metals Incorporated and Kenneth Gold (together, “Goldy”) today announced the closing of a transaction pursuant to which Fenix sold its Canadian subsidiaries and their operations, consisting of recycling and reselling OEM automotive products,