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Waste Pro Acquires AmeriSouth Business in Atlanta


ATLANTA, GA – July 21, 2020 – Waste Pro has acquired AmeriSouth Recycling’s business in the Atlanta, GA area.

The arrangement, which got underway in June 2020, expands the Atlanta Materials Recovery Facility’s (MRF) industrial customer base. As part of the arrangement, AmeriSouth’s Atlanta site has closed and all business will now be based out of Waste Pro’s MRF in Atlanta. Industrial recycling – most of which is corrugated cardboard – will now be collected and processed by Waste Pro.

“This allows us to be a full-service company for all the recycling needs of industrial businesses in the Atlanta market,” said Waste Pro’s Vice President of Recycling, Will Howard. “Our MRF can take any recyclable materials companies may have – baled or loose, delivered or picked up. We can do it all.”

About Waste Pro USA

Waste Pro USA, Inc. is one of the country’s fastest growing privately-owned waste collection, recycling, processing and disposal companies, operating in ten southeastern states. Waste Pro, with revenues exceeding $700 million, serves more than two million residential and 40,000 commercial customers from over 75 operating locations. Waste Pro is headquartered in Longwood, Florida, and maintains approximately 300 exclusive municipal contracts and franchises.


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