How NYC Gets Rid of 14 Million Tons of Trash Per Year – NYC Revealed

From Cheddar.

Many things come to mind when thinking about New York City, but how the city deals with its garbage is usually not one of them. New Yorkers produce over 14 million tons of trash each year — and a combination of city agencies and private companies work daily to haul away what New Yorkers don’t want.

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