Hysacam, established in 1969, is the country’s leading private municipal solid waste management company. Based in Douala and Yaoundé, the company also provides waste management services to 12 other towns and cities. Hysacam operates across the entire municipal solid waste management chain, from collection through to processing. It has 5,000 employees and a fleet of 400 vehicles. Its annual revenues are around CFA 20 billion (Ä30,5 million), of which 85% is state-derived.