Republic Services is the largest non-hazardous solid waste management company in the United States, with annual revenues of over $9 billion and assets over $20 billion. Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, they serve approximately 10 million residential, commercial and industrial customers in 128 major markets within 37 states and Puerto Rico.
Republic Services owns and operates 193 active landfills across the country, with an average remaining life of 40 years. They also have responsibility for 126 closed landfills, for which they have associated closure and post-closure obligations. Republic Services owns and operates the largest landfill in the United States at 2200 acres located in Apex, Nevada. Their professional landfill experts employ state-of-the art methods to maintain their landfills and protect the environment, while meeting or exceeding all federal, state and local regulations. They also provide customized consulting services for handling and disposing special non-hazardous wastes and keep their customers abreast of changing environmental and regulatory requirements.
Their nationwide team of 24,000 employees shares their commitment to exemplary customer service and efficient, innovative solutions that respect and safeguard our nation's public health and natural resources.
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy is one of the world's preeminent global law firms, with approximately 550 lawyers who provide a full range of financial and business legal services to many of the world's leading financial, industrial and commercial enterprises, as well as governments, institutions and individuals.