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Scrap Metal Day

March 15, 2017 |  Gershow donated scrap metal to local robotics teams.
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Scrap Metal Day

February 9, 2017 |  Fifteen FIRST robotics teams participated in Gershow's donation event, held in December.
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Gershow Recycling Donates Nearly a Ton of Aluminum Scrap to FIRST Robotics Competition

January 27, 2017 |  Brookhaven Review recently covered Gershow’s donation of aluminum scrap to several FIRST Robotics teams.
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Gershow Recycling Donates Aluminum Scrap to Robotics Team

January 28, 2017 | Team members will use the metal to help them build a 120-pound robot.
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Gershow Recycling Donates Aluminum Scrap to KPHS Robotics Team

January 19, 2017 | Team members will use the metal to help them build a 120-pound robot which will be used at the FIRST Robotics Competition presented by the School-Business Partnerships of Long Island.
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Gershow Recycling Supports Local Robotics Teams

January 13, 2017 | Gershow's scrap metal day donation event welcomed coaches, students, and parents to collect 1 ton of aluminum scrap metal.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow sponsored Play for Peace

Gershow Joined Sponsors for the Eighth Annual Play for Peace

December 22, 2016 | Gershow sponsored the Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament, giving them a check for $2,000.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow sponsored Play for Peace

Long Island Business News: Gershow sponsored Play for Peace

September 14, 2016 | Gershow sponsored the Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament in Medford...
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Gershow Donates $2,000 to Play for Peace Soccer Tournament

Gershow Donates $2,000 to Play for Peace Soccer Tournament

September 9, 2016 | Gershow sponsored and donated $2,000 to help put on the eighth annual Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament, whose goals are to bring together diverse...
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Gershow Recycling teaches Sayville, New York, SADD students | Recycling Today

Gershow Recycling teaches Sayville, New York, SADD students

July 18, 2016 | New York-based Gershow Recycling says it has donated the use of a vehicle to Sayville High School SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) chapter...
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Gershow Awards $1,000 Scholarships | American Recycler

Gershow Donates 30 Cars for Extrication Tournament

July 18, 2016 | In support of local fire departments, Gershow Recycling donated the use of 30 cars for the Ninth Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament...
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Gershow Awards $1,000 Scholarships | Recycling Today

Gershow Awards $1,000 Scholarships

June 30, 2016 | A New York state-based recycling firm has announced the presentation of $1,000 environmental conservation scholarships...
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Coasting into Summer Newsday

Coasting into Summer

June 24, 2016 | Co-sponsored by Gershow Recycling, the Patchogue Lions Club held its 16th annual "Christmas in June" for 141 students...
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Testing Her Metal | Newsday

Testing Her Metal

April 25, 2014 | Dawn Shute of Farmingville loads bike parts and scrap metal at Gershow Recycling in Medford...
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Supporting Special Olympics With a Plunge

Supporting Special Olympics With a Plunge

January 1, 2014 | Members of Gershow Recycling and their families took part in the fourth annual Town of Brookhavn Polar Plunge...
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Hot Shots

Hot Shots

December 27, 2013 | Representing Gershow Recycling at the Town of Brookhaven Polar Plunge to support Special Olympics New York...
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2.2 Million Can Tabs Worth $673 Benefits Sunrise Fund

2.2 Million Can Tabs Worth $673 Benefits Sunrise Fund

June 11, 2013 | On June 6th, the closing ceremony for "Can Tabs for Kids” was held at William Floyd Elementary School.
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'American Gypsies' to feature Gershow Recycling

'American Gypsies' to feature Gershow Recycling

August 13, 2012 | Medford-based Gershow Recycling is the latest Long Island company to appear on a realty show thanks to National Geographic ...
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Christmas in June at Boomers

Christmas in June at Boomers

July 5, 2012 | The Patchogue Lions Club held its 12th annual Christmas in June event on Thursday, June 21 at Boomers Family Fun Center in Medford.
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Gershow Recycling donated 60 cars to the Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

Gershow Recycling donated 60 cars to the Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

May 24, 2012 | The Northport Observer covered the Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament.
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Gershow Recycling Hosts Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department

Gershow Recycling Hosts Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department

May 13, 2012 | FireEngineering.com reported the Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department's extrication exercise hosted by Gershow.
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Long Island Business News' Green Guide: Old Junk into Evergreens

Long Island Business News' Green Guide: Old Junk into Evergreens

April 2012 | Gershow Recycling was featured an article on how a used car is recycled and made into other scrap products.
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Long Island Business News' Green Guide: The Green Way to Make a Car Invisible

Long Island Business News' Green Guide: The Green Way to Make a Car Invisible

April 2012 | Read about how Gershow helps preserve the environment and spreads the word throughout the community about recycling.
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Hauppauge Industrial Association: Welcome New Members

Hauppauge Industrial Association: Welcome New Members

March 2012 | The Hauppauge Industrial Association welcomed Gershow Recycling as one of its new members.
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Long Island Press' Best of LI 2012 for Best Green Business

Gershow Recycling Named "Best Green Business”

January 12, 2012 | Gershow Recycling was named "Best Green Business” in the Long Island Press’ "Best of LI 2012” by the local weekly’s readers.
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Can Tabs for Kids Featured in Long Island Advance

Can Tabs for Kids Featured in Long Island Advance

December 22, 2011 | The Long Island Advance featured an article on Gershow Recycling helping kick off the "Can Tabs for Kids” program.
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Who's Who in Green

Who's Who in Green

December 8, 2011 | Kevin Gershowitz of Gershow Recycling was named in Long Island’s Who’s Who of 2011 in Green.
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Copper's Wild Price Swings Test Recyclers' Mettle

Copper's Wild Price Swings Test Recyclers' Mettle

November 18, 2011 | You'd be hard-pressed to find a location that looks more different from the stock exchange's trading floor than Gershow...
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Who's Who in Green

Who's Who in Green

August 29, 2011 | Kevin Gershowitz is president of Gershow Recycling, which purchases scrap metal and paper products and manufactures them into...
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Gershowitz Donation Spearheads Montauk Medical Center Fund Drive

Gershowitz Donation Spearheads Montauk Medical Center Fund Drive

August 2011 | To celebrate the $600,000 raised for the Southampton Hospital's Montauk Medical Center, a cocktail reception was held at...
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A Sign of the Times

A Sign of the Times

June 16, 2011 | The Suffolk County News | It's a pervasive problem that seems to be getting worse: sign stealing. Islip has had to replace...
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Gershow Eyeing More Feeder Yards

Gershow Eyeing More Feeder Yards

May 4, 2011 | Gershow Recycling Corp. will continue to eye feeder yard acquisitions despite owning seven yards in New York that feed its Medford...
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Long Island Business News: Ones to Watch

Long Island Business News: Ones to Watch

March 18-24, 2011 | Charles Keeling, Safety Director, Gershow Recycling: For more than five years, Keeling has served as safety director...
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The Scrap Yard Indicator: Gershow Recycling Sees Economy Continuing Slow Improvement in 2011

The Scrap Yard Indicator: Gershow Recycling Sees Economy Continuing Slow Improvement in 2011

January 24, 2011 | Kevin Gershowitz, President, Gershow Recycling, says he is optimistic his company will see continued business improvements this...
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LIPA Reduces Recycler's Costs

LIPA Reduces Recycler's Costs

November 5, 2010 | After a 12-year effort, Long Island's largest recycling company, Gershow Recycling Corp., last week won a break in its energy...
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A Vision for the Future: LI Execs Look Ahead

A Vision for the Future: LI Execs Look Ahead

October 10, 2010 | Kevin Gershowitz, president of Gershow Recycling: Economic Outlook: Long Island is losing companies to red tape and...
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Huntington Fire Departments 'React' to Mock Crash

Huntington Fire Departments 'React' to Mock Crash

May 2, 2010 | In a practice drill, nine fire departments from Huntington township gathered at Gershow Recycling to rescue 75 "victims" from...
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Cash for Clunkers Long Island

"Cash for Clunkers" Coverage

August 14, 2009 | Gershow Recyling, the only company currently certified on Long Island to scrap "Cash for Clunkers," received coverage for...
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Gershow Recycling Says Recycling Is the Key to Transforming the U.S. Economy and Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Gershow Recycling Says Recycling Is the Key to Transforming the U.S. Economy and Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

May 15, 2009 | Kevin Gershowitz, President, Gershow Recycling, says the use of recycled steel to create new products will not only save manufacturers...
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Gershow Recycling Will Be Among the First to See a Recovering Economy

Gershow Recycling Will Be Among the First to See a Recovering Economy

March 26, 2009 | Kevin Gershowitz, President, Gershow Recycling, says his company will be one of the first to see economic conditions...
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How to Hold on to Your Cash

How to Hold on to Your Cash

January 12, 2009 | Some companies are sticking with their work force, even if it means sacrificing short-term margins. Gershow Recycling Corp. in Medford...
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A Trip Through The Junkyard

A Trip Through The Junkyard

October 31, 2008 | The Brooklyn Ink | Look out the subway car window on the L line as you roll into Brownsville and you’ll see towers of rusted metal.
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