About Us

Synagro is the country’s preeminent provider of biosolids and residuals solutions services since 1986. Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, we employ over 800 people in 34 states and service more than 600 municipal and industrial water and wastewater facilities.

Customized Biosolids & Organics Solutions

Million Tons of Biosolids Managed Annually

Class A Facilities

Nationwide Partnerships

Our professional and experienced staff members provide solutions for all aspects of biosolids and residuals management needs, from land permitting and soil analysis by our nationwide technical services team to facilities development by our in-house engineering staff. Synagro provides a comprehensive scope of customer-focused solutions.

We have built a reputation as a trusted provider of breakthrough, cost-effective solutions for biosolids and residuals management needs.

Industries and Clients Served

  • Municipal
  • Waste / Wastewater
  • Chemical Manufacturing
  • Food and Beverage Production & Processing
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pulp and Paper
  • Textiles
  • Oil and Gas
  • Architectural, Engineering and Consulting Engineers

Your Challenges Solved

The Synagro mission is to be the most trusted provider of resource recovery solutions. Our core values are to serve customers and communities in a transparent and collaborative way. We apply our expertise and the latest technologies to address your biosolids challenges.

Recognition and Certifications

Throughout our more than 30 years of service, Synagro has won numerous awards in partnership with our clients including:

National Biosolids Partnership Environmental Management System Certification
2014 Platinum Level Recognition for Biosolids Management Program
2013 Silver Level Recognition for Biosolids Management Program

2013 CSX Chemical Safety Excellence Awards

2010 US Composting Council Composter of the Year
South Kern Compost Manufacturing Facility, Taft, California

2010 CalRecycle Waste Reduction Award Program Winner

Synagro Southeast Region
1996 EPA Special Recognition Award for Efforts in Educating the Nation about EPA 503 Rule
1996 EPA Award for Public Acceptance Programs
1994 WPA Award for Longevity and Contributions to the Field of Sludge & Biosolids Recycling
1995 The North Carolina Agribusiness Council Governor’s Award for Commitment to the Environment and the Farming Community

Synagro Southwest Region
1999 Environmental Respect Award (DuPont Agricultural Enterprise)

Synagro-WWT, Inc.
1990 EPA National, Special Recognition Award; Outstanding Support to WPCF, EPA and Communities for Beneficial Use of Sludge Throughout the U.S. 

With Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
1999 Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Society’s Merit Award
1999, 1998 Georgia Water & Pollution Control Association’s (GWPCA) George W. Burke Safety Award
1998 GWPCA’s Gold Award for Complete & Consistent Permit Compliance
1998, 1997, 19096 GWPCA’s Industrial Land Application Award
1997 Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Water Environment City of the Year 

With Anne Arundel County, Maryland
2001 EPA National Award, First Place, Exemplary Biosolids Management 

With Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utility Department, North Carolina
EPA Region 4 Award, Beneficial Use of Biosolids

With Sacramento County, California
Business Environmental Resource Center
2005 Pollution Prevention Award, Synagro Organic Fertilizer Company of Sacramento, Inc. at Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District

California Association of Sanitation Agencies (CASA)
2005 Technology Advancement Award, Synagro Organic Fertilizer Company of Sacramento, Inc. at Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District

With the City of Gastonia, North Carolina
1997 EPA Region 4 Award, Beneficial Use of Biosolids
1997 EPA National Award, Second Place, Beneficial Use of Biosolids

With the City of Knoxville, Tennessee Utilities Board
1995 EPA Region 4 Award, Beneficial Use of Biosolids Award
1995 EPA National Award, Third Place, Beneficial Use of Biosolids Award

With the City of Washington, North Carolina
1999 EPA Region 4 Award, Second Place, Beneficial Use of Biosolids
1999 EPA National Award, Second Place, Beneficial Use of Biosolids

With the City of Winston-Salem, North Carolina
1996 EPA Region 4, Second Place, Beneficial Use of Biosolids Award

With the City of Wyoming, Michigan
City of Wyoming Clean Water Plant
2000 EPA Region 5 Award, First Place, Beneficial Use of Biosolids

Executive Team