Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Waste Management and Remediation Services - 562

Definition

This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in: providing waste management services, such as waste collection, treatment and disposal services; environmental remediation services; and septic tank pumping services. Material recovery facilities are also included.

Exclusions

Establishments primarily engaged in:
establishments that use recyclable materials as inputs to a manufacturing process (see 31-33 Manufacturing)
wholesalers of recyclable materials, including those engaged in the grinding of plastic or recovery of
rubber from tires without further processing (see 4181 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

5,781

0-99 Employees

98%

View financial data for 2015 based on industry averages for SME's.

Average revenue

$665.0
thousand

Profitable

78.1%

Gross domestic product

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Salaries and wages

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