NAICS Code Description

562920 - Materials Recovery Facilities

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 562920 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Veolia Envmtl Svcs N Amer CorpRE Community Holdings II Inc
SA Recycling LLCStrategic Materials Inc
Rumpke Cnsld Companies IncWaste MGT Collectn Recycl Inc
Safety-Kleen IncCharah LLC
Synagro Technologies IncAbington Reldan Metals LLC

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) operating facilities for separating and sorting recyclable materials from nonhazardous waste streams (i.e., garbage) and/or (2) operating facilities where commingled recyclable materials, such as paper, plastics, used beverage cans, and metals, are sorted into distinct categories.


  • Establishments primarily engaged in merchant wholesaling automotive, industrial, and other recyclable materials are classified in Industry 423930, Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers.
Index Entries for 562920
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562920562920562920Recyclable materials recovery facilities
562920562920562920Removal of recyclable materials from a waste stream
562920562920562920Waste recovery facilities