North America Solid Waste Management Market to See a Tremendous Rise Through 2026

The North America solid waste management market will be prominently driven by rising investments toward R&D activities and competitive pricing for enabling a sustainable waste disposal ecosystem. Growing focus towards sustainable disposal management in North America coupled with ongoing government initiatives for the same, has extensively increased the adoption of solid waste management practices in the region.

In addition, rapid technological developments across waste disposal services along with rising environmental concerns about mishandling of solid waste and introduction of stringent environmental norms are also complementing the business expansion. Recently, the industry has observed substantial growth from formulation of regulatory policies and measures regarding open dumping for sustaining disposal practices. Reshaping of waste management services from traditional collection technologies to advance disposal and treatment services is positively influencing the industry landscape.

Every year large volumes of waste is produced from commercial, residential as well as industrial establishments which instigates the need for solid waste management services. Industrial sector, in this regard, is observing high demand for these services owing to robust expansion and implementation of strict regulatory norms for diverting waste from landfills to sustainable auxiliary practices.

Increasing investment towards the enhancement of advanced waste treatment facilities and rising adoption of the Four R’s (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recover) approach by several major industry players is fueling the adoption of services in industrial sector.

Different types of waste materials require waste management as per their composition. Treatment of food residues is significantly increasing the services adoption in the region. Wastage or loss of food is negatively impacting the environment on account of declining utilization of resources including land, water and biodiversity. This has urged the government authorities to formulate stringent norms for food waste management. Increasing focus on the minimization of food waste directly or through redistribution are helping in mitigating the concerns about food security in the region.

Apart from food waste, increasing focus towards controlling the usage of plastics in conjunction with stringent policies and mandates, has made a notable impact on the consumption of paper material. These materials are widely used in non-durable goods and packaging and moreover, discarded waste produced from these products can be easily recycled.

Speaking of the region, the United States in North America is essentially likely to emerge as a strong growth hub for the industry. This can be majorly credited to the increasing proclivity towards the integration of consequent waste disposal and deployment of recycling technologies among the industry participants. Paradigm shift from conventional dump and disposal methods to the development of advanced methods for sustaining effective waste management in the country is propelling the market outlook.

Besides, supportive regulatory scenario in the U.S. along with increasing consumer awareness regarding the integration of effective waste management mechanism for controlling the adverse effects on environment and public health is also driving the adoption of solid waste management in the country. This in turn is enhancing the market space.

Source: Graphical Research (USA, May 26, 2021)