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From: Fred Friedman (FRIEDMAN.FRED@EPAMAIL.EPA.GOV)
Date: Tue Jan 13 1998 - 04:40:00 EST


Date: Tue, 13 Jan 98 09:40 WET
From: FRIEDMAN.FRED@EPAMAIL.EPA.GOV (Fred Friedman)
Subject: Re: Request for website/email address for recycling companies in the NYC   Atlanta, GA (areas)

Jan. 13, 1997

Dear Aussie,

New York City I can do a lot easier than I can Atlanta:

Metals:

Victory Scrap Metal Co., 166 E. 34 St., NY NY 10016
Basic Metal Salvage Co, 117 25 St., Brooklyn, NY 11232
Cousins Metal Industries, 460 Brown Ct, Oceanside, NY 11572

There are no paper mills running in NYC, though many in NYS. There's one under development in the Bronx run by Banana Kelly and the Natural Resources Defense Council. But that's under development

Textiles:

Generatl Rag Co, 52-62 Thames St., Brooklyn, NY 11237
Groskob Co, 249 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215
American Wool Waste Corp, 257 39th St., NY, NY 10018

Glass:

Boro Recycling Inc, 54-35 48th St., Maspeth, NY 11378
EWG Glass Recovery Recycle, 173-07 Liberty Ave., Jamaica, NY 11433

Tires:

Bacher Tire Co, 1383 Spofford Ave., Bronx, NY 10474
BQE Services Inc, 75 Thomas St., Brooklyn, NY 11222
Rubber Recycling of NY, 114 Beverly Rd., Massapequa, NY 11758

Plastics:

Residue Inc., 4 Anchor Way, Port Washington, NY 11050
Plastic Paradise Inc., 325 Canal St., NY, NY 10013
Emerald Poly, Inc., 3084 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11210

Paper:

De Can Waste Paper, 242 47 St., Brooklyn, NY 11220
Litod Paper Stock Co, 1641 81 St, Brooklyn, NY 11214
Jumbo Recycling Corp., 27-35 Bridge St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

DISCLAIMER: NO RECOMMENDATION IS GIVEN TO ANY OF THESE FIRMS BY THE RESEARCH LIBRARY FOR RCRA OR THE US EPA. THEY ARE LISTED HERE AS EXAMPLES OF MANY OTHER FIRMS THAT EXIST. FULL LISTINGS MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE NEW YORK STATE DEPT. OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, ALBANY, NY.

As for Atlanta, GA US EPA Region 4 is located in Atlanta, where one staff member who has responsibility for knowing about recycling and helping states develop recycling capacity is Dee Smith at tel: 404-347-3555

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