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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
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FORM 8-K
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CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 18, 2021
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Casella Waste Systems, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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Delaware 000-23211 03-0338873
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
 (Commission
File Number)
 (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

25 Greens Hill Lane,
Rutland,Vermont05701
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (802775-0325
Not applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading
Symbol(s)
Name of each exchange
on which registered
Class A common stock, $0.01 par value per shareCWSTThe Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
(Nasdaq Global Select Market)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.






Item 2.02    Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 18, 2021, Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2020. The full text of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.  
The information in this Item 2.02 of this Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1) shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01     Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits.    
EXHIBIT INDEX
Exhibit No.  Exhibit Description
  Press Release of Casella Waste Systems, Inc. dated February 18, 2021.
101.SCHInline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document.**
101.CALInline XBRL Taxonomy Calculation Linkbase Document.**
101.LABInline XBRL Taxonomy Label Linkbase Document.**
101.PREInline XBRL Taxonomy Presentation Linkbase Document.**
101.DEFInline XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase Document.**
104Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as inline XBRL with applicable taxonomy extension information contained in Exhibits 101).
**Submitted Electronically Herewith.

SIGNATURE
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
 CASELLA WASTE SYSTEMS, INC.
Date: February 18, 2021 By: /s/ Edmond R. Coletta
  Edmond R. Coletta
  Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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