January 7, 2015

BOISE, ID -- (Marketwired) -- 01/07/15 -- US Ecology, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ECOL) today declared that stockholders of record on January 23, 2015 will receive a quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per common share, payable on January 30, 2015.

The Company currently has 21.6 million shares outstanding and estimates that approximately $3.9 million in cash will be paid out for the declared quarterly dividend. The Company has paid quarterly dividends continuously since  2005. The Company's current annual dividend yield approximates 1.8%.

About US Ecology, Inc.

US Ecology, Inc. is a leading North American provider of environmental services to commercial and government entities. The Company addresses the  complex waste management needs of its customers, offering treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous and radioactive waste, as well as a wide range of complementary field and industrial services. US Ecology's focus on  safety, environmental compliance, and customer service enables us to effectively meet the needs of our customers and to build long-lasting relationships. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, with operations in the United States, Canada and Mexico, the Company has been protecting the environment since 1952. For more information visit www.usecology.com.

Contact: Alison ZieglerCameron Associates(212) 554-5469 alison@cameronassoc.comwww.usecology.com

Source: US Ecology, Inc.