JUNE 2011
                                        

Veolia ES Solid Waste acquires waste companies

Veolia ES Solid Waste, Inc. has acquired the assets of three solid waste collection companies – JC Sanitation, LLC of McClellandtown, Pennsylvania; Treesmith, Inc. of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and Suburban Disposal and Recycling, Inc. of Warrensburg, Illinois. All of the acquisitions are tuck-ins and will be blended in with existing Veolia operations.

The acquisition of JC Sanitation, LLC includes four residential and commercial routes and one roll-off route, which will be tucked into existing operations at Veolia’s McClellandtown facility. Volumes from these routes will be internalized at the Veolia ES Chestnut Valley Landfill in McClellandtown, Pennsylvania. JC Sanitation owner Jim Collins will transition to operations manager and his drivers have been offered employment with Veolia ES Solid Waste of PA, Inc.

Assets from Treesmith, Inc. include two roll-off trucks and containers and will tuck-in to Veolia’s Tuscaloosa, Alabama operation. Veolia will take over the company’s existing customer routes and will internalize the collected construction and demolition waste at the Veolia ES Eagle Bluff Landfill in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Suburban Disposal and Recycling, Inc., which includes residential and commercial customers across Decatur, Forsyth and Warrensburg, Illinois, will be tucked into Veolia’s Decatur operations. Assets acquired include customer lists and contracts, vehicles, containers and residential carts. Waste collected will continue to be taken to the Veolia ES Valley View Landfill in Decatur, Illinois.

Details of the acquisitions were not disclosed.