News & Awards

The Action Environmental Group Announces Acquisition of Pequannock Disposal Company

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Teaneck, NJ July 25, 2016 – The Action Environmental Group, provider of non-hazardous waste management and recycling services for New York City, Northern New Jersey, Rockland and Orange County, New York; today announced the completion of its acquisition of Pequannock Disposal Company, a Morris County, New Jersey based waste management company.

With this transaction, The Action Environmental Group, through its subsidiary Interstate Waste Services, has acquired operations and assets of the Riverdale NJ company. The acquired business assets include residential, commercial, and demolition waste and recycling collection, equipment, and vehicles.

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Ron Bergamini Nominated For 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

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Our CEO Ron Bergamini was a finalist for the 2016 New Jersey EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. The awards program is celebrating its 30th year in 2016, recognizing entrepreneurs for excellence and extraordinary success.

See the full list of finalist and winners here.

Action Sponsors First Ever NYC Waste & Recycling Safety Symposium

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On June 16, 2016 top industry leaders in the waste and recycling industry gathered together to share the keys to success in moving the needle on safety in the waste and recycling collection business.

Action sponsored the event along with SWANA and the NWRA. Our Director of Safety Ken Levine spoke on the panel “The 10 things drivers need to know to improve safety” while our CEO Ron Bergamini acted as a moderator for “Safety culture: everyone has one, but how do you make it an innovative and good one?”

Watch event highlights here.

CEO Ron Bergamini Speaks at Green Festival NYC

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Our CEO Ron Bergamini was invited to speek at the 2016 Green Festival at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. The topic was "The State Of Recycling" and how the industry is changing. Ron highlighted the ever changing markets and how that can affect how we as a society recycle waste.

Read the full article here.

Action Named NJBIZ 2015 Fastest Growing Company

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On Thursday, November 12th, fifty companies were recognized at an award ceremony for their rising growth over a three year period. At the event, their rankings were revealed. The Action Environmental Group was among the top 3 fastest growing companies to receive this honor.

Read the full list of winners and finalist here.

CFO Brian Giambagno Wins 2015 NJBIZ CFO of the Year Award

CFO Award BrainCongrats to our CEO Brian Giambagno for winning the 2015 NJBIZ CFO of the Year Award. On Friday, October 9, 2015, over 400 guests gathered at The Palace at Somerset Park to honor and celebrate the achievements of 32 financial professionals. Each finalist was recognized and the winners in each category were announced.

Read the full list of winners and finalist here.

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