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Business Forum: Recycling Rules

Learn about the new recycling rules that went into effect this year. As of August 1, 2017, the City began enforcing new recycling regulations requiring all businesses to recycle metal, glass, beverage cartons, paper, cardboard, and other items. Some must also recycle textiles and organic material. The sanitation forum will take place Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 4 to 6 […]

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DOS Forces Crown To Remove Pails In Flushing

A business-led solution to address illegal dumping and garbage on Flushing streets was canned by the NYC Department of Sanitation on Monday. Crown Container, a private contractor for commercial garbage pick up, announced on Friday that they would remove trash from a pedestrian triangle at the intersection of 37th Avenue and Prince Street, where illegal dumping is common. But on […]