Veolia Environnement (VE) sells its U.S. waste management business to infrastructure fund...

|About: Veolia Environnement ADR (VEOEY)|By:, SA News Editor

Veolia Environnement (VE) sells its U.S. waste management business to infrastructure fund manager Highstar Capital Star for $1.909B to help repay debts. Including this deal, Veolia has achieved 60% of its planned €5B asset divestment program. Veolia +3.9% in Paris. (PR)