Solid Waste Services

Shaw's solid waste services include:

Planning, Siting and Permitting-Shaw works to ensure that business decisions are kept in the forefront during facility planning and siting programs. Permitting services focus on maintaining operational flexibility. For more information on permitting projects, visit

Environmental Compliance-By focusing on integrating environmental compliance issues with operations, Shaw's compliance solutions serve our customers' bottom line. Our services also include support for greenhouse gas (GHG) initiatives at landfills.

Engineering/Design and Construction-Our experience includes municipal solid waste landfills, waste transfer and material recovery facilities, landfill gas, and leachate management projects. We also offer in-house geotechnical/geosynthetics laboratory services at our east- and west-coast laboratories.

Operations and Maintenance-Shaw experts provide a wide range of O&M services for environmental control and energy recovery systems associated with landfills and landfill gas-to-energy plants.

Closure and Post-Closure-Shaw prepares post-closure plans and develops, implements and maintains long-term monitoring systems for sampling and data interpretation programs. We also assist clients with beneficial reuse projects at their closed landfills.

Products and Equipment-Shaw offers product and equipment services through its two wholly owned subsidiaries. American Plastic Pipe and Supply, LLC supplies the landfill industry with quality pipe, valves, fittings, specialty items and other products. LFG Specialties, LLC designs and manufactures enclosed and utility flares and other bio-gas extraction, control and recovery equipment and systems.