Category Archives: Industry News

Action Testifies at the NYC Sanitation Committee Hearing on Zoning

Testimony of Action Environmental Group, Inc. Ronald Bergamini, CEO New York City Council Sanitation Committee Honorable Antonio Reynoso Committee Chairman June 27, 2019 My name is Ron Bergamini. I am the CEO of Action Environmental Group, the parent company of Action Carting, NYC’s largest hauler of commercial solid waste & recycling materials. We employ over […]

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The Action Environmental Group, Inc. Announces Acquisition of J. Pyskaty Disposal, Inc.

Teaneck, NJ December 17, 2018 – 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 J. Pyskaty Disposal, a Hudson County, New Jersey-based waste management company. With this transaction, The Action […]

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Waste Industry Associations Oppose New York City’s Proposal For Commercial Waste Zones

WASTE INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS OPPOSE NEW YORK CITY’S PROPOSAL FOR COMMERCIAL WASTE ZONES Better Options Available to Pursue City’s New Goals By: Kendall Christiansen, Executive Director New Yorkers for Responsible Waste Management and Steve Changaris Northeast Chapter Manager National Waste & Recycling Association Two leading waste industry associations – New Yorkers for Responsible Waste Management and […]

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The Industry Comes Together for the 4th Safety Symposium

Last week industry leaders, government officials, and the public gathered together for the 4th NYC Waste & Recycling Safety Symposium. The event was hosted by the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), the City of New York Business Integrity Commission (BIC), the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) and the New Yorkers for Responsible […]

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Ron Bergamini CEO April Testimony to BIC on Trade Waste Cap Rates

TESTIMONY OF ACTION ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP RONALD S. BERGAMINI, CEO BUSINESS INTEGRITY COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING ON TRADE WASTE CAP RATES DANIEL D. BROWNELL, CHAIRMAN APRIL 9, 2018 Good afternoon Commissioners, my name is Ron Bergamini, CEO of the Action Environmental Group, the parent company to Action Carting, the largest private hauler of solid waste in New […]

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BIC Trade Waste Safety Manual

New York City’s Business Integrity Commission (BIC) recently released their Trade Waste Safety Manual. The guide will act as a manual for carting companies big and small to develop a safety program at their company. It covers important laws and rules, as well as industry best practices. We were honored to be a contributing member […]

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Ron Bergamini CEO Testimony to BIC on Trade Waste Cap Rates

Testimony of Action Environmental Group Ronald S. Bergamini, CEO Business Integrity Commission Public Hearing on Trade Waste Cap Rates Daniel D. Brownell, Chairman October 18, 2017 Commissioners, my name is Ron Bergamini, CEO of the Action Environmental Group, the parent company to Action Carting, the largest private hauler of trade waste in New York City. […]

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Understanding New York City’s New Business Recycling Laws

Back in February of 2016, the DSNY established new recycling rules for businesses throughout all five boroughs of NYC. The new rules require ALL businesses in New York City to recycle metal, glass, plastic, beverage cartons, paper and cardboard. In addition to having solid waste removal services. Certain businesses are required to recycle other items […]

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It’s Back – The NYC Waste & Recycling Safety Symposium

Action is pleased to once again take part in the NYC Waste & Recycling Safety Symposium. This Safety Symposium promises to be a highly engaging event for all attendees—workers, managers, advocates, and city representatives. Leaders from the private carting industry, SWANA, and the New York City Business Integrity Commission are pleased to announce a Second […]

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