Compactor Solutions

Waste Management’s compactor solutions can help your stores save up to 50% on hauling costs, save up to 70% on energy usage and reduce your carbon footprint.

Whether you choose a traditional compactor with our monitoring service or our new SmartEnergy solar-powered compactor, Waste Management can help you optimize your every pickup across North America.

Compactor monitoring service helps you:

  • Reduce pickup frequency – saving money and vehicle emissions
  • Eliminate the burden of managing your compactor
  • Prevent overflows and overweight compactors that could add costs

The following results are from actual customers in the cities listed*:

Location Cost
Per
Haul
Frequency/Cost
Prior
Frequency/Cost
w/ Monitoring
Annual
Savings

Savings
Houston $230 9 / $2,070 4 / $920 $13,800 56%
Boston $125 30 / $3,750 15 / $1,875 $22,500 50%
New York $1868 9 / $16,812 5 / $9,340 $89,664 44%
Chicago $275 20 / $5,500 12 / $3,300 $26,400 40%
Wash. D.C. $145 9 / $1,305 5 / $725 $6,960 44%
California $230 12 / $2,760 7 / $1,610 $13,800 42%

Our new SmartEnergy compactor does it all, using the power of the sun:

  • It reduces your energy consumption by as much as 70% versus traditional compactors
  • Our technology monitors the charging process, letting you know when it’s ready for a cycle 
  • It decreases your carbon footprint with less electricity usage