Going Green and Growing Fast

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Wastren Advantage

No. 622
Three-Year Growth: 737.5%
2012 Revenue: $68.8 million

Wastren, which was founded in Piketon, Ohio, in 2001, provides a variety of services, including waste management, decontamination, and facility management, to commercial and federal clients. Last year, Wastren acquired Geo-Tech Polymers, a business that recycles coated plastics. "This generation of companies is much more concerned about taking preventive measures," says CEO Steve Moore.