Waste Management has acquired Tyler’s Sanitation, according to a corporate announcement made Dec. 7. Tyler’s Sanitation, founded in 1946, offered both residential and commercial waste services in the Aiken County area.¬†The acquisition was effective Nov. 30. The acquisition was mentioned last week at the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce’s First Friday breakfast forum.

Waste Management South Atlantic Area Vice President Tracey Shrader, in a prepared statement, said the acquisition represents a “favorable opportunity” to expand locally and serve the Aiken area. “We are excited to add these new employees to our team while continuing to provide exceptional service to our customers,” Shrader said.

Tyler’s Sanitation will “continue to operate in the Midlands of South Carolina,” according to the announcement. Tyler’s Sanitation employees were transitioned to Waste Management earlier, according to the same information.

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