Crews removed more than 3.66 million tons—or 7.3 billion pounds—of ash, debris, metal, concrete and contaminated soil in nine months’ time.
Some recyclers have done their research and found a niche in hazardous waste recycling, but learning the ins and outs takes time and work.
Meg Moynihan won a Silver Stevie Award in the “Most Innovative Woman of the Year” category of the Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
FPD Recycling has created a fully enclosed system that prevents recyclers from being exposed to hazardous materials like mercury.
Goodwill NYNJ has teamed with DSNY and NYRR to collect the sportswear that runners discard in New York City races.