Category Archives: Sustainability

Celebrating Earth Day 2018

When you work in the recycling business every day is Earth Day! But it’s still important to come together at local events to speak to members of the community about the importance of recycling. Let’s take a look at all of the amazing events that took place this year that celebrated the planet and discussed […]

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Earth Week 2016

Today marks a very important day for us as a recycling company, as a business, and as residents of this planet. It’s Earth Day! Each year on April 22 we celebrate the anniversary of an environmental movement that began over 45 years ago. History of Earth Day The idea for a national day to focus […]

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Action CEO Ron Bergamini Presents at Green Festival NYC

This past weekend our CEO Ron Bergamini spoke to the crowd 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 […]

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Action Revisits With I.S. 151 Environmental Club

To celebrate the start of Spring, we stopped by I.S. 151 in the Bronx to meet with their environmental club. Action sales rep Vincenzo spoke with the environmental club about the importance of recycling and how it effects the planet. He also explained in detail the steps recycling goes through from its collection at the […]

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Pace University Environmental Students Visits the Action Environmental MRF

Yesterday, Professor Dupuis and her Environmental Studies and Science students from Pace University stopped by our material recycling facility in the Bronx. Students were given an up-close look at how recycling works in such a heavily populated area like New York City. Director of Recycling Operations, Chris Morgan showed students how the Optical Sorters onsite […]

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Single Stream Recycling Program

By now you have probably herd of single stream or commingled recycling. But what is it exactly? How does it work? Is it better then dual stream recycling? Here we have answered all of your questions about single stream recycling. What is Single Stream Recycling? Single stream recycling is the system in which all recyclable […]

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