US waste management and remediation demand will rise 5.3 percent annually through 2012. Waste collection will remain dominant while remediation and material recovery grow the fastest based on more interest in public/environmental safety, brownfield development, waste recycling and material reuse.
This study analyzes the $84.6 billion US waste management and remediation industry. It presents historical demand data the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, and forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by service (e.g., waste collection, waste treatment and disposal, remediation, material recovery); market (e.g., government, residential, service industries, manufacturing, construction and demolition, retail and wholesale); and US geographic region.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 27 major players, including Waste Management, Allied Waste and Republic Services.