Republic Services, Inc. engages in the provision of services in the domestic non-hazardous solid waste industry. It provides integrated waste management services, which offers non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, recycling, disposal and energy services. The firm operates through the following segments: Group 1, Group 2, and Corporate Entities & Other. The Group 1 segment consists of geographic areas located in western United States. The Group 2 segment consists of geographic areas located in the southeastern and mid-western and the eastern seaboard of the United States. The Corporate Entities and Other segment includes legal, tax, treasury, information technology, risk management, human resources, closed landfills, environmental solutions, and other administrative functions. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Phoenix, AZ.