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Allan Gerlat

June 17, 2013

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Rumpke Buys Waste, Landfill Assets from Forest Green

Rumpke Consolidated Companies Inc. has agreed to purchase waste collection and landfill operations from Forest Green Waste Service in Harrison, Ohio, for an undisclosed amount.

The Cincinnati-based Rumpke’s purchase of certain assets from Tunnel Hill Partners includes the New Baltimore Construction and Demolition Landfill in Hamilton County, Ohio; All Star Container Corp.; and portable restroom operations, Rumpke said in a news release.

With the purchase of assets from the Harrison-based Forest Green, Rumpke adds about 15,000 residential customers, including one municipal contract, and more than 300 commercial accounts. Rumpke also acquired about 30 vehicles and a small team of employees.

 “This is an excellent opportunity for us.  We want this transition to be a seamless one for our customers,” said Jeff Rumpke, vice president at Rumpke.

 

 

About the Author(s)

Allan Gerlat

News Editor, Waste360

Allan Gerlat joined the Waste360 staff in September 2011 as news editor. He was the editor of Waste & Recycling News for the first 16 years of its history, and under his guidance the publication won 27 national and regional awards.

Before Waste & Recycling News, Allan worked at another Crain Communications publication, Rubber & Plastics News, which covers rubber product manufacturing. He began with the publication as associate editor and eventually became managing editor, a position he held for nine years.

Allan is a graduate of Ohio University, where he earned a BS in journalism. He is based in Sagamore Hills, in northeast Ohio.

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