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The Waste Treatment and Disposal Services industry in New York operates solid waste landfills, incinerators and compost dumps in addition to managing the safe disposal of various types of hazardous waste. It does not include recycling or collection services, though many waste treatment companies also operate in these adjacent industries. Although New York's economic and population growth would indicate growing waste generation and thus rising demand for industry services, the state's recycling rates are relatively high and much waste is diverted from landfills to material-recovery facilities that lie outside the scope of this industry. Over the coming years, the Waste Treatment and Disposal Services industry in New York is expected to gradually contract...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$760m
Annual Growth 12-17
0.8%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
1,575
Businesses
88
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • New York has a relatively small waste treatment market within the state itself due to high export levels
  • At the state level, waste export accounts for an estimated one-third of generation
  • Continued emphasis on wste diversion will limit overall generation of landfill-bound waste
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    Waste incinerationIncineration of nonhazardous waste is expected to account for 41.5% of industry revenue in 2017, much higher than the 15.0% of revenue it accounts for in the national industry. Most waste is incinerated for the purpose of conversion into energy. In the broader industry, the expansion of waste-to-energy incineration has been encouraged by renewable energy tax incentives. It has been undertaken to a much larger extent in New York in part due to population density. Although waste incinerators require large plots of land for siting, they are able to operate on less land than traditional landfills. The state's high real estate prices have likely made this much more cost-effective in the state. In ...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry are

  • Ability to attract local support/patronage
  • Must comply with government regulations
  • Having an extensive distribution/collection network
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Gross Domestic Product for New York and Population of New York in the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry?

    This industry owns and operates waste treatment or disposal facilities, including waste combustors (waste-to-energy plants), solid waste landfills and compost dumps. Many companies in this industry also provide waste collection and hauling services and are also included in the Waste Collection Services industry.

    Industry Products
  • Solid waste landfill
  • Hazardous waste treatment
  • Waste incineration
  • Industry Activities
  • Composting
  • Treating and disposing of hazardous waste material
  • Operating incinerators or combustors for hazardous and nonhazardous waste
  • Treating and disposing of radioactive waste
  • Disposing of sludge
  • Operating solid waste landfills and local hauling of nonhazardous solid waste
  • Operating waste-to-energy plants that produce steam and electricity
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Gross Domestic Product for New York
  • Population of New York
  • Regulation for the Waste Treatment and Disposal Services sector
  • Housing Starts in New York

  • Current Performance
  • Waste generation and export
  • Industry consolidation
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Environmentalism
  • Greater consolidation
  • Table: Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Electric Power Transmission
  • Waste Collection Services
  • Recycling Facilities
  • Public Administration
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Construction Machinery Manufacturing
  • Remediation & Environmental Cleanup Services
  • Waste Collection Services

  • Products & Services
  • Waste incineration
  • Hazardous waste treatment
  • Solid waste landfill
  • Other
  • Chart: Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Government customers
  • Commercial customers
  • Industrial customers
  • Residential customers
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation and other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry

  • Covanta Holding CorporationCasella Waste Systems Inc.Waste Management Inc.Stericycle
  • Table: Covanta Holding Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Casella Waste Systems Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Waste Management Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Stericycle - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Waste Treatment & Disposal Services in New York Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Hazardous Waste
  • Waste that poses substantial or potential threats to public health or the environment; typically including carcinogenic, flammable, oxidant, corrosive, toxic, explosive or radioactive materials.
  • Leachate
  • Leachate is generated from liquids existing in the waste as it enters a landfill or from rainwater that passes through the waste within the facility.
  • Tipping Fees
  • Fees charged to customers for depositing trash into landfills.
  • Waste-To-Energy (Wte)
  • Creating energy in the form of electricity or heat from the incineration of waste.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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