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GarbageMan, a Green Company

No. 208
Three-Year Growth: 2018.3%
2012 Revenue: $8.9 million

Founded in 2008 by Andy Sorensen, this eco-friendly garbage-hauling franchise picks up trash and recycling for commercial and residential customers in more than 40 cities. The Plymouth, Minnesota service's small, fuel-efficient trucks pick up both trash and recycling in one trip. Customer-centric touches such as electronic billing and e-newsletters also set apart GarbageMan from the competition.