Robert A Smith, President

Wendell Shelton

With over 26 years of solid waste and recycling experience, Rob has successfully led teams as small as 7 and as large as 1300 to increased sales and profits, cost controls, and process improvements which have resulted in consistent improvements in revenue, safety, compliance, customer service and operational efficiencies. As District Manager, Market Area GM, and Area Vice President, he consistently achieved or exceeded annual EBIT targets during his tenure at two of the largest publicly held solid waste providers in the US.

Capitol Waste & Recycling Services is a locally-owned company, committed to providing essential services to our community. Our dedicated team of professionals take pride and personal responsibility to serving our customers with care. Every Capitol team member knows and shares your concerns about how we treat the environment. Our services and performance are best measured by our customer satisfaction.

Capitol Waste & Recycling Services is the Midwest’s Leader in Environmentally-Friendly Waste Solutions.




 “We have chosen Capitol for front load dumpsters at all of our locations. Our experience continues to be a good one with Capitol, as they are very responsive to our waste management requirements.”

— Columbus Metro Library


Mid City Electric is a company that is very committed to doing our part with waste management. The services and dependability that Capitol Waste Management offers is superb. Our relationship with them is a long-term one.”

—  Mid City Electric



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