WSJ: Cleaning Up the City Is All in a Night’s Work

Today we were featured in the prestigious Wall Street Journal. Reporter Ralph Gardner Jr. writes about his experience during a ride along with members of our Action team (Bryce Pointer, Luis Suarez and Lamont Mays).

Read the full article here!

The Action Environmental Group Announces Acquisition of Pequannock Disposal Company

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.

“We are pleased with the acquisition of Pequannock Disposal Service, to complement our north New Jersey operations.  We are particularly pleased with the quality of employees who have now joined our team. This further allows us to continue to level of services, the customers have come to accept” said Ron Bergamini, Action CEO.

Pequannock owner John Di Marco shared his thoughts on the acquisition “coming from a company that’s been a family run business for over two generations, we are happy to join a team who has similar deep-rooted family values.”

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About The Action Environmental Group

Action Environmental Group is the most progressive and innovative provider of non-hazardous waste management and recycling services. In New Jersey it operates under the subsidiary Interstate Waste Services; in New York City as Action Environmental Services. We provide our customers and community with the highest quality and most efficient waste management services for New York City and Northern New Jersey catering to a diverse range of residential, industrial and commercial customers. We have committed to be the most dependable, competitive and responsible waste and environmental service company.

About Pequannock Disposal Company

Pequannock Disposal is a local, family owned and operated waste management company that’s been serving Wayne, NJ, Riverdale, NJ, Montville, NJ, Pompton Plains, NJ and their surrounding areas for more than 45 years.

Ron Bergamini Nominated For 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

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

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

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

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.