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Action Carting Environmental Services, Inc. is the most progressive and innovative provider of non-hazardous waste management services for the five boroughs of New York City and Northern New Jersey (through our acquisition of Interstate Waste – IWS) catering to a diverse range of residential, industrial and commercial customers.

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"We pride ourselves on delivering superb service to every customer – from the smallest to largest – every day, on every route. You can count on Action."

"We pride ourselves on delivering superb service to every customer – from the smallest to largest – every day, on every route. You can count on Action."

"We pride ourselves on delivering superb service to every customer – from the smallest to largest – every day, on every route. You can count on Action."

"We pride ourselves on delivering superb service to every customer – from the smallest to largest – every day, on every route. You can count on Action."

Changing the Way New York City Recycles

Action Environmental Solutions announced the opening of their new state-of-the-art recycling facility in the Bronx at NYC’s GoGreen conference. This recycling center will ultimately change the way New York City recycles.

 

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It saddens us to think of all of those effected by the various natural disasters over the past few weeks. Heartbroken for those who were effected by the hurricanes that hit Texas, Florida and Caribbean and the earthquake that left Mexico City in ruins. While we all watch the coverage of these events in disbelief, sadly it hits home with many of our employees. Many of whom have family or friends who were effect by these disasters one way or another. Most times we feel helpless and do not know where to start in order to help the victims rebuild their lives. Members of our team have jumped into action. Our own Gina Wintermute from finance stepped up with her animal rescue organization Big Dog Rescue Project to help the animal shelters effected by Hurricane Harvey. Tania Colon from our accounts receivable department, wrote an open letter to the company asking for help and donations for those effect by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. Tania writes...
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Fact #1

The average person generates over 4 pounds of trash every day and about 1.5 tons of solid waste per year.

In 2009, Americans produced enough trash to circle the Earth 24 times.

Over 75% of waste is recyclable, but we only recycle about 30% of it.

We generate 21.5 million tons of food waste each year. If we composted that food, it would reduce the same amount of greenhouse gas as taking 2 million cars off the road.

Recycling one aluminum can saves enough energy to listen to a full album on your iPod. Recycling 100 cans could light your bedroom for two whole weeks.

Recycling aluminum cans saves 95% of the energy used to make aluminum cans from new material.

Americans throw away 25,000,000 plastic bottles every hour.

Over 87% of Americans have access to curbside or drop-off paper recycling programs.

In 2009, Americans threw away almost 9 million tons of glass. That could fill enough tractor trailers to stretch from NYC to LA (and back!).

In 2010, paper recycling had increased over 89% since 1990.

If every American recycled just one-tenth of their newspapers, we could save about 25 million trees each year.

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