Your Satisfaction and Safety Above All

We take pride in ensuring the utmost satisfaction and keeping our communities green.

Sweet Home Sanitation

About us

Sweet Home Sanitation has been serving the community of Sweet Home since 1947. Spanning across three generations, Lester Weld and family operated Sweet Home Sanitation until its acquisition by Waste Connections in 1999.

Waste Connections believes that solid waste service business is best run as a local business managed by professionals living and working in the communities we serve. We strive to provide service excellence for those communities that place their trust in our company and are always dedicated to putting our customers first.  We work hard every day to keep our community green and clean.

‍At Sweet Home Sanitation Service, our service includes regular garbage pick-up, recycling, and several types of specialized containers and services. We strive to employ the latest equipment and handling methods for safe, and efficient removal of solid waste. As customers of Sweet Home Sanitation, you will be a valuable part of waste reduction in our community and for our environment!

    Statement of Operating Values


    We strive to assure complete safety of our employees, our customers and the public in all of our operations. Protection from accident or injury is paramount in all we do.


    We define integrity as “saying what you will do and then doing it.” We keep our promises to our customers, our employees and our stockholders. Do the right thing, at the right time, for the right reason.

    Customer service

    We provide our customers the best possible service in a courteous, effective manner, showing respect for those we are fortunate to serve.

    To be a great place to work

    We maintain a growth culture where our employees can maximize their potential personally and professionally. Our objective is to provide an inclusive environment where people enjoy what they do and take pride in their work. We wish to embody a work hard, play harder culture.

    #1 Waste Company, US & Canada

    We continue to provide superior returns, remain environmentally responsible, and continue to grow in a disciplined way, deploying resources intelligently and benefiting communities we live in. We remain a “different breed”.

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    Keeping it Green!

    Our business is committed to environmentally friendly and sustainable practices. We take pride in serving the community offering a variety of recycling, transport, and disposal services using the latest technology.

    Sweet Home Sanitation offers a single-stream curbside recycling program. “Tan Cans”, our 90-gallon recycling carts are offered free with residential garbage service. Please click below for additional recycling details.