NAICS Code Description



562211 - Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 562211 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Waste Management IncClean Harbors Inc
Allied Waste Industries LLCBrowning-Ferris Industries LLC
Energysolutions IncBFI Waste Systems N Amer Inc
Stericycle IncPsc LLC
Allied Waste North America LLCPSC Holdings Inc

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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Index Entries for 562211
562211562211562211Acid waste disposal facilities
562211562211562211Acid waste treatment facilities
562211562211562211Combustors, hazardous waste
562211562211562211Hazardous waste disposal facilities
562211562211562211Hazardous waste disposal facilities combined with collection and/or local hauling of hazardous waste
562211562211562211Hazardous waste material disposal facilities
562211562211562211Hazardous waste material treatment facilities
562211562211562211Hazardous waste treatment facilities
562211562211562211Hazardous waste treatment facilities combined with collection and/or local hauling of hazardous waste
562211562211562211Incinerators, hazardous waste, operating
562211562211562211Medical waste treatment facilities, hazardous
562211562211562211Radioactive waste collecting and/or local hauling in combination with disposal and/or treatment facilities
562211562211562211Radioactive waste disposal facilities
562211562211562211Radioactive waste treatment facilities
562211562211562211Waste disposal facilities, hazardous
562211562211562211Waste treatment facilities, hazardous
562211562211562211Waste treatment plants, hazardous