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NWRA Driver of the Year Award

Every year the NWRA honors drivers who operate their trucks in a safe and responsible manner by holding the Driver of the Year awards. The drivers who are nominated have outstanding performance records, and whose contributions have enhanced the overall safety and image of the solid waste industry. This competition is a great way to […]

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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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Fatherly Advice on Father’s Day

Whether you’re celebrating your dad, grandpa, stepdad, or, dad-in-law Father’s Day is a time to recognize and appreciate all of the love and guidance the special men in our lives provide us with. Here at Action we decided to go around the office and ask about everyones fathers and their impact on them. We asked […]

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2017 Action Environmental Group Scholarship Winner

On Friday we had the pleasure of presenting Claudia Smigielski with our first ever Action Environmental Group scholarship award. Her father Lester Smigielski has been a driver at our Bronx Casanova Depot for over 10 years. Claudia currently attends Queens College in Flushing, NY, but will be transferring to SUNY Cortland in the fall where […]

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Action at Mets Family Sunday

Citi field is one of the most family friendly ballparks in major league baseball! Bring your kids out to Mets family Sundays to enjoy food, games, and good baseball. Before every Sunday home game kids are welcome to participate in any of the many activities at Citified. Head over to the Mets Plaza where you’ll […]

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Join Us At WasteExpo 2017

Waste360’s annual WasteExpo is the biggest gathering of private and public sector waste management companies in the US. Every year the WasteExpo brings the entire industry together under one roof to discuss everything from safety to technology. We are pleased to be a part of this year’s panels. Leadership Tips from Industry Icon Monday, 05/08/2017: […]

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WBAB and BLI Touch-A-Truck Event

Join us Saturday, April 29th from 10:00am-3:00pm at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow NY for WBAB and BLI Touch-A-Truck Event. The event will benifit the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island. The event is FREE to the public, but they do ask for donations of rolls of paper towels and toilet paper. The event opens […]

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Camp Tyler Clean Up

This past Saturday the team got down and dirty to help out the nonprofit animal sanctuary Pets Alive in Orange County, NY. Each year, the rescue hosts a spring cleanup event to get their outdoor dog camp, Camp Tyler, ready for the season. During the warmer months the dogs are brought outside to live in […]

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Kicking Off Baseball Season In Style

Nothing says springtime like the start of baseball season. Here at Action, we are proud to be the official solid waste & recycling provider for the New York Mets and the New York Yankees. What better way to show our appreciation of this longtime partnership, then to deck out some of our trucks in full […]

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St. Baldrick’s Foundation Head Shaving Fundraising Event

On April 29th, 2017 our very own Steve Andreuk will be traveling to the Trinity Bar & restaurant in Floral Park NY to participate in a Head shaving fundraising event. This event is being hosted by the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to help raise money for Childhood Cancer Research. St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer- powered […]

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