The NYC Department of Sanitation is the world’s largest sanitation department. DSNY collects more than 10,500 tons of residential and institutional garbage and 1,760 tons of the recyclables – each day. While efficiently managing solid waste and clearing litter or snow from 6,300 miles of streets, the Department is also a leader in environmentalism.
Sims Municipal Recycling is a Sustaining Member of the Northeast Recycling Council, which addresses environmental sustainability and stewardship in 11 northeast states including Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont.
ISRI is a trade association that represents over 1,425 for-profit companies that process, broker and consume scrap materials such as paper, ferrous metals, non-ferrous metals, rubber, plastics, electronics and glass.
The Association of Plastic Recyclers is the national trade association representing companies who acquire, reprocess and sell the output of more than 90 percent of the post-consumer plastic processing capacity in North America.