Mr. T to celebrate anniversary

New York hauling firm will celebrate 70 years in business on Oct. 4, 2017.

September 25, 2017
Waste Today Staff
Municipal / IC&I Personnel

Mr. T Carting, based in the Glendale neighborhood in the borough of Queens in New York City, is hosting an event in early October 2017 to celebrate its 70 years in business.

The company is holding a breakfast reception at Terrace on the Park in the Flushing neighborhood of Queens on Wednesday morning, Oct. 4. Attending the reception will be 91-year-old Thomas Joseph Toscano, the founder of Mr. T. Carting, along with employees, customers, representatives from other waste firms and local elected officials.

Mr. T Carting describes itself as one of the six largest private carting companies in New York and one of the 10 oldest family-owned businesses in the borough of Queens. The company was founded in 1947 by Toscano.

The company engages in residential and commercial hauling of solid waste and recyclables and operates two recycling facilities in Brooklyn.