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97 Most Innovative New York Based Recycling Companies & Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best New York based Recycling companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Recycling industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top New York Recycling Startups

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Recycle Track Systems

Recycle Track Systems

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Recycle Track Systems helps companies track and optimize their pickups, from on-demand removal to integrated waste management.

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Fair Harbor converts plastic waste from the ocean into functional swimwear.

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rePurpose Global

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World’s leading Plastic Action Platform dedicated to reducing waste, reviving lives, and restoring nature’s balance

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Material World

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Material World is a personal styling service delivering pre-owned designer items at 90% off retail

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Closed Loop Partners

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Closed Loop Partners invests in sustainable consumer goods, advanced recycling technologies and the development of the circular economy.

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GreenSpark Software

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GreenSpark Software provides an end-to-end, web-based software solution for metal recyclers.

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Green Machine Equipment

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Green Machine Equipment is which makes battery-powered industrial machinery.

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Winter Brothers Waste Systems

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Winters Bros. Waste Systems offers waste removal, garbage collection, transfer, and recycling services.

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International Recycling Group

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International Recycling Group is the plastics recycling plan to process all types and grades of post-use plastic.

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Revivn

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Revivn helps companies repurpose their unused hardware to underserved communities.

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Recyclebank

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Recyclebank inspires and rewards smarter, everyday choices for a more sustainable future.

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HELPSY

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HELPSY is a for-profit B corp focusing on changing the way people think about clothing recycling.

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Sims Metal Management

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Sims Metal Management is a global leader in metals and electronics recycling.

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Five Star Carting

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Five Star Carting is a waste collection and recycling company.

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Zero Waste

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Zero Waste is a waste and recycling management company that sells zero-waste products.

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IT Asset Management Group

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ITAMG provides IT Asset Disposal (ITAD) services to organizations of all sizes. They specialized in secure and compliant data destruction.

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Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling

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Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling is the East Coast’s largest privately held scrap metal processing company.

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Wim

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Wim is a beverage system reimagined to make grab-and-go drinks waste-free for people on the go.

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Perpetual Global Technologies

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Perpetual Global Technologies is in the business of design and development of recycling technologies

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Tunnel Hill Partners

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Tunnel Hill Partners operates as a full service, non-hazardous solid waste handling company.

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Vanocur Refractories

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Vanocur Refractories designs and manufactures coke ovens.

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Safety and Environmental Solutions

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Safety and Environmental Solutions provides safety onboarding and corporate policy development.

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Pupfish

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Pupfish offers sustainable solutions such as data destruction, electronics recycling and IT asset liquidation to companies.

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City Waste Services of New York

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City Waste Services of New York is a waste removal company.

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RunPartner

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RunPartner helps you plan training activity and share progress with coaches, teammates and friends.

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Domino Plastics

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Domino Plastics is a post-industrial scrap collecting company that focuses on fetching plastics wastes.

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Vermi-Green LLC

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Vermi-Green LLC provides organic, garden blend compost, and topsoil for producing flavorful vegetables, brighter flowers, and greener grass.

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Universal Environmental Consulting

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Universal Environmental Consulting provides recycling and waste management services.

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AKJ Industries

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AKJ Industries offers steel processing and refinery processing services.

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Remember Me Green

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Remember Me Green is an eco friendly fashion brand that offers a wide range of bags and footwear.

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Thermostat Recycling Corporation

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Thermostat Recycling Corporation is a non-profit organization that provides funding, thermostat, promotional, and support services.

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Bove Industries

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Bove Industries is a heavy civil engineering contract company that provides demolition, sheeting, shoring, drilling, and excavation aids.

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ReUse Action

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ReUse Action is a building materials company engaged in acquiring and selling reclaimed surplus materials.

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Staten Island Carting

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Staten Island Carting operates as a hauling company.

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Refurbco

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Refurbco focuses on refurbishing, re-manufacturing, de-screening and recycling with services to solve issues in the personal care industry.

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Basin Haulage

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Basin Haulage is a provides waste management and recycling facilities.

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IT Asset Management Group

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IT Asset Management Group provides IT liquidation, data destruction, electronics recycling, hard drive shredding and relocation services.

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Pallet Services

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Pallet Services manufactures new and recon pallets, an integrated supplier, and can design simple manufacture to specifications.

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Crown Recycling Facility

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Crown Recycling Facility is an environmental company that provides solid waste management, remediation, and recycling services.

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Green Machine

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Green Machine is a manufacturer of recycling and solid waste processing equipment and systems.

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Brooklyn Resource Recovery

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Brooklyn Resource Recovery buys, processes, separates, and packages recyclable material to be remelted.

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B. Schoenberg

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B. Schoenberg recycles and trades plastic materials and produces flexible and semi-rigid PVC repro and black color concentrate products.

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United Enviro Systems

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United Enviro Systems is a hazardous waste management company.

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Diverse Recycling Solution

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Diverse Recycling Solutions serves the need for personalized services in the waste industry.

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Nadeera

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Nadeera is a social enterprise that provides resident-centric, technology-enabled waste management solutions.

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Sunnking

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Sunnking focuses on reducing the amount of waste and promotes responsible reuse, repair, and recycling of unwanted electronics gadgets.

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Regency Recycling

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Regency Recycling offers a wide range of dumpster rental services including recycling, trash hauling and waste management services.

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Syracuse Haulers Waste Removal

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Syracuse Haulers Waste Removal is a waste management company that provides recycling and waste removal programs.

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patchwork collective

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Patchwork is a community based collective that offers innovative design and development solutions that reestablish vibrant living

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ExchangeMyPhone

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Exchange My Phone pays money for your old phones and iPads with free shipping and data protection.

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Adirondack Mobile Shredding

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Adirondack Mobile Shredding is the shredding company invested in protecting you and your business.

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Hubbell Galvanizing

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Hubbell Galvanizing is an engineering company that provides steel fabrication, designing, recycling and powder coating services.

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Capitol Container

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Capitol Container is a supplier of drums, pails, and dispose of empty used containers.

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Power Pallet

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Power Pallet specializes in the recycling of pallets, wood, plastic, corrugated, shrink wrap, paper and metal nationwide.

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Andela

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Andela is a glass recycling equipment manufacturer.

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ProTek Recycling

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ProTek Recycling is a provider of free computer and electronic recycling in New York City and surrounding areas.

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Think Zero

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Think Zero provides waste auditing, compliance assessment, training, building design team and environmental consulting services.

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Crestwood Metal

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Crestwood Metal is a retailer and wholesaler of non-ferrous scrap material.

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Glycol Blender

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Glycol Blender is a Syracuse-based glycol supplier and recycler.

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Raeri

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Raeri is a consumer services company that upcycles unwanted stuff headed for the trash.

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Asta Works

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Asta Works is a platform that guides and encourages recycling in a convenient and social manner.

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MeCycle

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MeCycle is a digital recycling platform that pays users to recycle and gathers valuable insights for brands

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Mercury Refining

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Mercury Refining is a precious metals refiner for recycling batteries.

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Empire Recycling Corporation

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Empire Recycling Corporation is a metal recycling corporation that recycles and distributors of metal products.

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Jiffy Junk

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Jiffy Junk is a waste management company that specializes in removing all kinds of junk, recycling and donating items.

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eViridis

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eViridis cloud-based solutions for managing assets firm.

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Broadway Green Alliance

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Broadway Green Alliance is a non-profit organization.

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Niagara Metals

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Niagara Metals is a scrap metal company.

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Eastern Environmental Technologies

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Eastern Environmental Technologies is a recycling company serving the environmental needs of a geographically dispersed client base.

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Curb My Clutter

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Curb My Clutter communicate with customers via text to collect and recycle clothing and electronics.

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APM Shipping Services

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APM Shipping Services is a manufacturer and recycler of wooden pallets, stretch films, and shipping supplies.

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Wearable Collections

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Wearable Collections creates sustainable waste, cloth recycling and recycling outreach for corporate apparel companies.

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eLot Recycling

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eLot Recycling is a full service recycling company focused on the recycling electronic equipment, lamps and bulbs at your work or home.

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Plastic2Oil Inc

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Plastic2Oil is a clean energy company that recycles waste plastic into liquid fuels.

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PRC Industries

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PRC Industries is a manufacturer and distributor of all-inclusive loop solutions, remarketing and remanufacturing of returned products.

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WeCare Denali

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WeCare Denali produces compost, mulch and soil products from recycled waste for the landscaping, construction and agricultural industries.

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Modern Corp.

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Modern Corp., a garbage collection and recycling company.

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Shuman Plastics

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Shuman Plastics specializes in buying and selling thermoplastic raw materials and offers plastic recycling and toll processing services.

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Great Forest

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Great Forest is provides waste brokering, sustainability assessments, recycling and advisory services in New York.

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Hugo Neu

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Hugo Neu offers Renewable Energy Semiconductor Manufacturing.

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Recycle Capital

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Recycle Capital is a waste management company that provides a wide range of products and services for recycling and waste control.

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E.Tetz & Sons

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E.Tetz & Sons is a construction company that supplies concrete, asphalt and recycling services for organizations.

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Gershow Recycling

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Gershow Recycling operates metal processing and recycling facilities for junk cars, trucks and buses, scrap iron, and all types of metals.

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Amlon Resources

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Amlon Resources is an environmental services company.

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Complete Solutions & Sourcing

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Complete Solutions & Sourcing is a services-management company that specializes in waste and recycling solutions.

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CityWide Sewer-Drain & Plumbing

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CityWide Plumbing has been servicing the sewer and drain needs of both residential and commercial plumbing customers in Brooklyn, New York.

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BSD Plastics

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BSD Plastics is a platform that offers a convenient way to dispose of used plastics and promote environmental sustainability.

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4th Bin Inc.

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Their solution originally consisted of the pickup method and the desire for all collected equipment to be recycled for reuse.

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PK Metals

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PK Metals is a Recycling Specialist that provides safe, reliable scrap recycling and debris removal services.

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Bigtime Wireless

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Bigtime Wireless is an online marketplace for unlocked cell phones and accessories.

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Alpco Recycling

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Alpco Recycling is a recycling and waste management company.

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Certified Document Destruction and Recycling

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Certified Document provider of document destruction and computer/electronics recycling in Central and Western New York.

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Mason Tender District Council

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Mason Tenders District Council is a group of construction workers and material handlers that works for industrial & commercial projects.

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New York Public Interest Research Group

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New York Public Interest Research Group Fund is a non-partisan, nonprofit, research, and public education organization.

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RE.BIN

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RE.BIN aims to reduce plastic waste by introducing a simple sustainable recycling bin that can be used with any paper grocery bag liner.

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MJF Books

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MJF Books extends engages in extending the life of a book beyond the traditional hardcover, trade paperback, and mass-market formats.

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County Waste and Recycling

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County Waste and Recycling provides residential garbage & recycling, commercial dumpster and industrial waste removal services.

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