Casella Waste Systems Acquires Assets from Republic Services
Waste hauler Republic Services changes its name Tuesday as it becomes part of Casella Waste Systems Inc.
iBerkshire.com reports the subsidiary of Republic Services Inc., which is headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is one of two assets sold to Casella in an agreement reached this past June. The other is located in Albany, N.Y., and both generate approximately $30 million in revenue.
The acquisition of the Cheshire subsidiary includes the service contract for trash and recycling pickup in the city of Pittsfield. Casella's purchase of the contract maintains existing collection services for residents in Pittsfield and will not incur any changes.
Residents with customer service inquiries can still call the same customer service line, 413-442-8390, which has been ported to the Customer Care Center in the Northeast,. .
Casella is based in Rutland, Vt., and is a large regional waste collection and recycling provider.