Rumpke Consolidated Buys Collection Assets from RLS Recycling

Rumpke Consolidated Cos. has purchased certain assets from Chillicothe, Ohio-based RLS Recycling. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Included in the assets are approximately 30 collection trucks. Rumpke also has added about 50 RLS employees to its payroll. The workers include drivers, mechanics, equipment operators, laborers and office employees.

“Rumpke is a family owned and operated business, and our people are the driving force behind our success,” said Andrew Rumpke, vice president at Rumpke, in a press release. “We are excited to have our new Chillicothe team members on board, and we look forward to being an active member of the Chillicothe community.”