Advanced Disposal Buys Charlotte NC-Based Construction Waste Services

Date: August 3, 2010

Source: Advanced Disposal Services, Inc.

Advanced Disposal Grows Its Commercial Services in Charlotte with Acquisition of Construction Waste Services

Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. today announced the acquisition of the assets of Construction Waste Services, LLC. The acquisition proves the company's commitment to continued growth in commercial and residential lines of business in the Greater Charlotte area.

Under the agreement, Advanced Disposal acquires 11 trucks and 522 roll-off containers, along with seven roll-off commercial routes. A large majority of Construction Waste Services' employees will join Advanced Disposal and continue their commitment to keeping the streets and work sites of Mecklenburg County and the surrounding areas clean.

Construction Waste Services, LLC was founded in 1999 to provide exceptional waste collection service for the construction and demolition industry in Charlotte, N.C. and grew to include not only Mecklenburg County but all other surrounding counties. General Manager Marlowe Davis managed all operations for most of the company's history. Davis will also be joining the Advanced Disposal team.

"We're pleased to add to our commercial customer base in the Charlotte market through this acquisition, which affirms our strategy to grow our Carolinas operation," said Advanced Disposal's Mid-South Area President Gerald Greene. "Our goal is to build upon Construction Waste Services' great reputation and carry on both companies' strong tradition of quality service and commitment to the community. We're also welcome the new employees to the Advanced Disposal team."

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About Advanced Disposal Services, Inc.

Advanced Disposal is the fourth largest privately-owned environmental services company in the United States providing integrated, non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, recycling and disposal services in the Southeastern United States. Advanced Disposal currently owns and operates commercial, industrial, and residential solid waste collection operations, municipal solid waste landfills, transfer stations, and recycling facilities. Advanced Disposal is dedicated to preserving the environment and ensuring that all operations are conducted in a manner that follows all local, state, and federal laws in regards to environmental protection.

Advanced Disposal is headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. and has operations in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and North Carolina.

For more information, contact:
Mary O'Brien, Chief Marketing Officer
Advanced Disposal Services, Inc.
(904) 737-7900 (office)
(904) 616-5322 (mobile)

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