Our Legacy

Kurtz Bros., Inc. employees take pride in the company’s strong family tradition, history of growth and innovative approach to problem-solving in the “green industry”. Since 1948 Kurtz Bros., Inc. has been a pioneer in caring for Ohio’s environment and natural resources. Using specialized techniques in resource management and sustainability, we produce the finest topsoils, mulches and composts for beautiful yards and gardens. As a multi-faceted industry leader committed to excellence in customer satisfaction, our company will continue to provide innovative products and solutions to the waste-to-resource and soil-related industries we serve.

With Northeastern Ohio distribution centers in Avon, Garfield Heights, Valley View and Willowick, and three locations in Columbus, Kurtz Bros., Inc. offers quality landscape materials, and more, to landscape professionals and homeowners. Specializing in waste to resource solutions, Kurtz Bros., Inc. employs a Certified Professional Soil Scientist, LEED Green Associates and ICPI (Interlocking Concrete Paving Institute) certified instructors and also provide expertise in storm water management.

A diverse company, Kurtz Bros., Inc. provides quality products and services encompassing both the landscape and construction industries. At our construction demolition fill, we operate a MRF (material reclamation facility) which enables us to reclaim and recycle materials which in turn helps our customers earn LEED credits. Our container service also provides opportunities for us to remain responsive to the environmental and social needs of the community.

Kurtz Bros., Inc. continues to earn an excellent reputation for serving construction, demolition and recycling needs of industries throughout Ohio. Finding beneficial reuse opportunities for what others consider waste is what keeps us, and the industries we help, remain sustainable. We have a wide range of solutions that incorporate recycled materials. These actions help to extend the life of bulging landfills and tremendously benefit our fragile environment.

Today, Kurtz Bros., Inc. keeps service, manufacturing, and transportation groups, operative statewide. The landscape division offers products ranging from topsoil, mulches, and composts to paving stones, and everything in between. On the industrial side, construction fill, sand and recycled aggregates are top products. Our long-standing service of providing for Ohio’s landscaping needs, and protection of environmental interests remains our highest priority.

The Kurtz Companies

A family of innovation since 194

Kurtz Bros Central Ohio: KBCOH has dedicated over 20 years of service to Central Ohio’s landscaping needs and caring for Ohio’s environment and natural resources. Using specialized techniques in resource management, we produce the finest topsoil, mulch and compost, and offer beautiful plants to make attractive yards and gardens for Central Ohio landscapers and homeowners. Locations in Dublin, Westerville, Columbus and Alexandria.

KB Bio Energy: KBB is a Residual Waste Management Firm committed to handling organic waste, primarily wastewater solids. Those solids are transformed in to biogas which is used to fuel an engine and electricity is produced. The solids remaining are then processed into a pellet-like soil conditioner which can be used in a multitude of agronomic applications. KBB is located in Akron, OH.

MKB: Formally MAZCON, MKB Company is a leading provider of products and services in the environmental control market. Their products are used in perimeter control, sediment management, erosion control and pollution control markets. As an industry leader committed to excellence in customer satisfaction, they continue to manufacture innovative products and solutions that allow contractors and distributors to serve customers looking for better environmental outcomes. Their motto is; “better, faster, cheaper, friendlier”. Laser Logistics is the transportation and trucking arm of MKB.

E&S Services, LLC: An Ohio based spin off of Kurtz Bros, founded in 2014 E&S Services is focused on helping businesses navigate and remain in compliance with the complex and evolving regulations associated with Stormwater Management. As an installer, and technical advisor their innovative product offerings such as compost filter sock and concrete washout containers allow E&S Services to provide best in class erosion control and stormwater management solutions to their clients.

ENVI Environmental: Based in Elyria & Independence, ENVI provide environmental consulting services to private sector and municipalities. ENVI helps manage all aspects of environmental compliance, various regulatory and safety compliance for many of the Kurtz companies. 

KBFoundry Services: Founded as a division to extend the company’s expertise in the waste-to-resource market into the foundry industry. Our in-house foundry experts have developed a patent pending process to improve quality and reduce cost for those foundries utilizing green sand. Our team works with the foundry industry to recycle their byproducts through both conventional and innovative patented technologies.

Earth ‘n Wood: Acquired in 2019, EnW was a family owned business for 35 years in the Akron/Canton area. Producing similar offerings to Kurtz Bros, they provide topsoils, mulches and composts to quality products and services to primarily to the retail market. Locations in Hudson, North Canton, Akron & Norton.

Cooper – Kurtz Disposal: A joint partnership formed in 2019, Kurtz partnered with container leader Cooper Disposal to operate our container business. As a full‐ service waste hauling company, providing waste removal containers and dumpsters for construction companies, roofing contractors, industrial and manufacturing companies, and residential D.I.Y. homeowners and organizations needing the hauling of asbestos material.