Republic Services Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

EnvironmentalCompany

Republic Services has acquired 16 companies, including 7 in the last 5 years. A total of 7 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

Republic Services’ largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired Allied Waste Industries for $6.2B. Republic Services has acquired in 9 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include environmental (91%) and business services (10%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity14
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11
  • M&A Advisors 5

Republic Services

Republic Services, Inc.

18500 North Allied Way,
Phoenix, Arizona 85054
United States,
(480) 627-2700
www.republicservices.com

Republic Services is a provider of non-hazardous solid waste collection services for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers across the US and Puerto Rico. Republic Services owns or operates transfer stations, active solid waste landfills and recycling centers. The Company also operates landfill gas and renewable energy projects. Republic Services was formed in 1996 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 9 1 - 1 - - 11
vol $6.7B $6.7B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 2 - - - 1 - 3
  14

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Republic Services of Puerto Rico 2020-09-11 - Divestiture
, Puerto Rico
Sprint Industrial Holdings LLC 2019-07-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.sprintsafetyonline.com
ReCommunity Holdings LP 2017-08-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Charlotte, North Carolina · www.recommunity.com
City Carton Co., Inc. 2015-03-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Iowa City, Iowa · www.citycarton.com
Tervita, LLC 2014-12-19 485M USD Divestiture
, United States
Rainbow Environmental Services, Inc. 2014-10-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Huntington Beach, California · www.rainbowdisposal.com
Evergreen Recycling Co., Inc. 2010-07-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Indianapolis, Indiana
Divested Assets - Republic Services 2009-04-02 - Divestiture
, United States
Potrero Hills Landfill, Inc. 2009-03-20 - Divestiture
Suisun City, California · www.potrerohills.com
Allied Waste Industries, Inc. 2008-12-05 6.2B USD Merger
Phoenix, Arizona
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Environmental 10 (91%) 6.7B (100%) 3 (100%) -
Business Services 1 (9%) - - -
Total 11 $6.7B 3 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 10 485M 2 -
  New Jersey 2 - - -
  California 1 - 1 -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Iowa 1 - - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Texas 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
1 6.2B - -
  Arizona 1 6.2B - -
Puerto Rico - - 1 -
Domestic 10 (91%) 485M (7%) 2 (67%) -
Cross-border 1 (9%) 6.2B (93%) 1 (33%) -
Total 11 $6.7B 3 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
1
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
1
Legal Deals
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz LLP
1
DLA Piper
1
Akerman Senterfitt LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $6.2B
$100M to $1B 1 $485M
TOTAL $6.7B
Largest Allied Waste Industries, Inc.
$6.2B (2008-12-05)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
18%
2 (18%)
Strategic(s)
18%
2 (18%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
3 (100%)

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