About Us

Learn About Burney Disposal and Summit Disposal

Tom and Gwen Ghiorso

Tom founded Burney Disposal in partnership with his parents in 1977. Tom and Gwen Ghiorso have been leading the business as a team since their marriage in 1981. Summit Disposal, Inc. was founded in 2019 to serve the City of Mt. Shasta. 

Burney Disposal, Inc. and Summit Disposal, Inc, are small-town companies with an eye on innovation and a 106-year family history of customer care and service excellence. It is our privilege to serve our residential, commercial and governmental clients with waste removal and recycling services, local recycling resources, helpful information and personal, friendly service.

Meet Our Dedicated Team Members

At the center of BDI and SDI is a team of dedicated staff members, who are working hard every day to uphold our standard of excellence.

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History of Burney Disposal

Learn About How It All Began

A rich, 106-year family history spanning two continents, four generations and thousands of satisfied customers.

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