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Wind River Environmental Enters the Georgia Market with Acquisition of Hamby’s Commercial Waste, Inc.

Marlborough, MA and Hiram, GA -

Wind River Environmental (“Wind River”), the leading provider of non-hazardous liquid environmental waste solutions in the United States, announced today that it has acquired Hamby’s Commercial Waste, Inc. (“Hamby’s”) in Hiram, Georgia.

Located in metropolitan Atlanta, Hamby’s has been owned and operated for over 50 years by the Hamby and Wadsworth families. David Parry, Chief Executive Officer for Wind River, stated, “With its large base of recurring commercial customers and its extensive grease disposal capabilities, Hamby’s is an important platform to accelerate our growth in the Southeast region.” He added, “Hamby’s is a well-run company with significant market share in Georgia. We are excited to welcome John Wadsworth, Jr. and all the Hamby employees and customers to Wind River.”

Sue Wadsworth, retiring President of Hamby’s, said, “We’re excited to join Wind River. Their capabilities and resources, coupled with our long-standing customer relationships, will result in a powerful combination.  John, John Sr., and I will work hard to ensure a seamless transition.”

About Wind River

Headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, Wind River Environmental and its affiliated companies service and maintain a broad array of non-hazardous liquid waste systems, including grease traps, septic tanks, and related waste systems. The company offers a full array of services to commercial, residential, and municipal customers. In 2017, the company serviced more than 30,000 commercial and 55,000 residential sites. Operating from Maine to Florida, Wind River has over 700 employees.  For more information, please visit


Samantha Leahy

Wind River Environmental