562211 Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) operating treatment and/or disposal facilities for hazardous waste or (2) the combined activity of collecting and/or hauling of hazardous waste materials within a local area and operating treatment or disposal facilities for hazardous waste.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Operating landfills for the disposal of nonhazardous solid waste--are classified in U.S. Industry 562212, Solid Waste Landfill;
  • Operating combustors and incinerators for the disposal of nonhazardous solid waste--are classified in U.S. Industry 562213, Solid Waste Combustors and Incinerators;
  • Collecting, treating, and disposing waste through sewer systems or sewage treatment facilities--are classified in Industry 221320, Sewage Treatment Facilities; and
  • Operating nonhazardous waste treatment and disposal facilities (except landfills, combustors, incinerators, and sewer systems or sewage treatment facilities)--are classified in U.S. Industry 562219, Other Nonhazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal.
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562211 562211 562211  Acid waste disposal facilities
562211 562211 562211  Acid waste treatment facilities
562211 562211 562211  Combustors, hazardous waste
562211 562211 562211  Hazardous waste disposal facilities
562211 562211 562211  Hazardous waste disposal facilities combined with collection and/or local hauling of hazardous waste
562211 562211 562211  Hazardous waste material disposal facilities
562211 562211 562211  Hazardous waste material treatment facilities
562211 562211 562211  Hazardous waste treatment facilities
562211 562211 562211  Hazardous waste treatment facilities combined with collection and/or local hauling of hazardous waste
562211 562211 562211  Incinerators, hazardous waste, operating
562211 562211 562211  Medical waste treatment facilities, hazardous
562211 562211 562211  Radioactive waste collecting and/or local hauling in combination with disposal and/or treatment facilities
562211 562211 562211  Radioactive waste disposal facilities
562211 562211 562211  Radioactive waste treatment facilities
562211 562211 562211  Waste disposal facilities, hazardous
562211 562211 562211  Waste treatment facilities, hazardous
562211 562211 562211  Waste treatment plants, hazardous