Once up and running, the plant is expected to recover 80 percent of the plastic, cardboard and other materials it receives.
Goodwill NYNJ has teamed with DSNY and NYRR to collect the sportswear that runners discard in New York City races.
Eastman is partnering with Circular Polymers, which will collect polyester carpet from homes and businesses and recycle it at its reclamation facility.
As officials contemplate how to strengthen regulations for private haulers, the city is trying to reduce trash produced by 90 percent over the next 30 years.
The nonprofit group that represented the 11 individuals announced 32 charges have been dropped “without prejudice.”
This is the second year the foundation has granted support to NYC-based small businesses that have demonstrated their commitment to reducing food waste.
The program aims to give guests educational resources and insight that will enable them to live more sustainably in their daily lives.