David J. Phillip
Monday, April 15, 2019
FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2007 file photo, a Waste Management worker picks up trash in a Spring, Texas. Waste Management Inc. is expanding its eastern U.S. position by paying $3 billion for rival Advanced Disposal Services.
The nation’s largest private collector of trash and recycling will pay $33.15 per share for Advanced Disposal, marking a 22 percent premium for the stock. It is also taking on $1.9 billion of the company’s debt. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)