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Waste Connections of Tennessee

Providing residential garbage removal, commercial garbage collection, and Tennessee Recycling Programs

Customer Service — 865-522-8161
Front Load & Roll-Off Dispatch — 865-522-0367

Industrial Waste Removal

Waste Connections of Tennessee supports the industrial and manufacturing sector's need for the proper identification and placement of materials. East Tennessee's businesses are known for their production, and Waste Connections is proud to be one of their key service partners.

Equipment available for industrial accounts:

  • Stationary and self-contained compactors for solid waste and recyclables
  • Open top containers for solid waste, special waste, recyclables, C & D materials, etc.
  • Front loading containers for trash and recyclables
  • Dump trucks and tractor trailer transports for large volumes of contaminated, off-spec products, sludges, and large volumes of solid waste

Request Service

Please contact Tom Saylors — Manufacturing & Landfill Sales to set up industrial waste removal services for your large or small business.

Call 865-522-8161 Ext 243

Email Tom

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Counties Served

Industrial waste removal is available in the following Tennessee counties:

  • Anderson
  • Blount
  • Campbell
  • Claiborne
  • Cocke
  • Grainger
  • Hamblen
  • Jefferson
  • Knox (including City of Knoxville)
  • Loudon
  • Monroe
  • Roane
  • Sevier
  • Union

Special Waste

Waste Connections of Tennessee will help guide and consult proper handling, transport, and disposal procedures for all of your special waste needs. Contact one of our special waste experts for a free consultation and waste audit to help determine your service needs.

Special Waste
Any non-hazardous waste material which, because of its physical, chemical, or biological characteristics, requires special handling procedures or poses an unusual threat to the environment, equipment, and property or the public's health, welfare, and safety.

Let us help you:

  • Identify your non-hazardous special waste management needs
  • Understand and interpret federal, state, and local regulatory and statutory requirements
  • Accurately complete documentation to obtain Special Waste disposal approval
  • Ensure that your non-hazardous waste is handled properly for disposal

Please contact:

Greg Kizer
Special Waste Consultant
Waste Connections
233 County Rd 166
Athens, TN 37303

Office: 423-745-6396
Cell: 423-507-3810

Email Greg

Special Waste Types

Asbestos Friable and Non Friable

  • Asbestos Abatement Projects
  • Friable
  • Non Friable

Contaminated Soil

  • Underground Storage Tanks (UST)
  • Remediation
  • Petroleum Diesel Spill

Off-Spec Products / Bulk Consumer Packaging

  • Assured Destruction
  • Expired Goods

Clandestine Methamphetamine Debris

  • Post Lab Seizure Debris
  • Contaminated Flooring, Furniture, Sheetrock, Wall Coverings, etc.

Wastewater Treatment Sludge

  • Municipal Wastewater Sludge
  • Sewage Treatment Sludge
  • Industrial Wastewater Sludge
  • Determination of Liquid or Solid Sludge will be transported for solidification treatment or direct disposal in one of our disposal facilities.

Liquid Waste / Spill Response

  • Industrial Wastewater Solidification Treatment
  • Spill Response Liquid Waste Solidification Treatment
  • Vacuum Truck Waste Solidification Treatment

Other Special Waste

  • Auto-Shredder Fluff
  • CERCLA Waste
  • Sandblast Media
  • Metal Finishing Particles
  • Paint Chips
  • Process Filters
  • Ash – Incinerator, Coal Burning, Fires, Furnaces, or Boilers
  • RCRA Empty Containers
  • Drill Cuttings