Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mark Van Weelden to general manager for the greater Northwestern and Central Pennsylvania  marketplaces.  Van Weelden will now oversee five hauling companies, three transfer stations and one material recovery facility located in DuBois, Pennsylvania.

“Mark has held various positions in the waste industry that will offer him a firm foundation as general manager of Northwestern and Central Pennsylvania,” said Advanced Disposal Regional Vice President Dave Lavender. “I know our employees and our customers will be in great hands with Mark.”

Van Weelden has more than 15 years in the waste industry and most recently served as a general manager in New York for Interstate Waste Services. He joined Advanced Disposal with the acquisition of Interstate Waste Services in September 2012. Van Weelden also served in the United States Navy for four years.

About Advanced Disposal

Advanced Disposal brings fresh ideas and solutions to the business of a clean environment.  As the largest privately-owned environmental services company in the U.S., we provide integrated, non-hazardous solid waste collection, recycling and disposal services to residential, commercial, industrial and construction customers across 18 states and the Bahamas.