Piling up: A growing population and increasing recycling waste encourage revenue expansion

The Non-Hazardous Waste Collection industry has adapted to meet increased demand for recycling from commercial, industrial and residential clients. Industry operators collect non-hazardous solid waste materials, which includes the collection of mixed recoverable materials from residential and commercial clients by means of refuse bins, wheeled bins, containers and public litterbins. The industry also includes the collection of construction and demolition waste, which is an important source of revenue as construction and demolition firms generate high volumes of waste. Demand from commercial clients is expected to be constrained in the current year. However, government initiatives aimed at building more homes are expected to support demand from residential building contractors...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£8bn
Annual Growth 14-19
2.9%
Forecast Growth 19-24
Profit
Employment
50,650
Businesses
2,546

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Concern over the environment has encouraged recycling, which supports industry demand
  • Though landfill tax can weigh on profit, cost increases have generally been passed onto clients
  • Regulatory changes are expected to limit barriers to growth and encourage new firms into the industry
  • Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The essential nature of non-hazardous waste collection has meant that the industry has been supported by sustained demand. The industry is in the growth stage of its life cycle, with increased demand for the collection of recyclable materials having vitalised demand. Some major waste collection operators have waste to energy facilities which generate extra revenue, although this falls outside the scope of the industry. The industry is in the growth stage of its life cycle, as indicated by its contribution to the economy. Industry value added is expected to increase at a compound annual rate of 3.3% over the 10 years through 2023-24, while UK GDP is estimated to increase at a compound annual rate of 1.7% over the same period. Thi...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry are

  • Ability to compete on tender
  • Upstream vertical integration (ownership links)
  • Having a high prior success rate (including completed prior contracts)
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Industrial production index and Population in the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry?

    This industry covers the collection of non-hazardous solid waste from households and businesses. It includes the collection of municipal, commercial, industrial and construction waste and recyclable material by public and private operators.

    Industry Products
  • Kerbside household waste collection
  • Commercial and industrial waste collection
  • Construction and demolition waste collection
  • Other waste collection
  • Industry Activities
  • Collecting solid municipal waste
  • Collecting industrial and commercial waste
  • Gathering construction and demolition waste
  • Operating waste transfer facilities
  • Collecting recyclable materials
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Industrial production index
  • Population
  • Public concern over environmental issues
  • Real household disposable income
  • Total non-recycled household waste

  • Current Performance
  • Full house
  • Commercial demand
  • Landfill tax
  • Collecting profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Regulatory reformulations
  • Referendum hazards
  • EU environmental directives
  • Green measures
  • Table: Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Supermarkets
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Other Transport Equipment

  • Products & Services
  • Commercial and industrial waste collection
  • Construction and demolition waste collection
  • Kerbside household waste collection
  • Other waste collection
  • Chart: Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Construction firms
  • Service and retail sectors
  • Households
  • Manufacturers
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesGate feesDepreciationUtilitiesRentOther costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Non-Hazardous Waste Collection

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Biffa Group Limited, Veolia Environnement SA, Suez Environnement SA,
  • Table: Biffa Group Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Veolia Environnement SA - financial performance
  • Table: Suez Environnement SA - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    C&D Waste
  • Construction and demolition waste.
  • C&I Waste
  • Commercial and industrial waste.
  • Municipal Waste
  • Waste discarded from the public, mainly from households.
  • Private Finance Initiative
  • A scheme that provides private capital for private-public partnerships, including waste management projects.
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