The City conducts background investigations and issues licenses and registrations to the following categories of Trade Waste businesses in the City: self-hauler, putrescible carter, construction and demolition, and trade waste brokers.
The City also conducts background investigations and issues registrations to food wholesalers and businesses located or operating within a designated public wholesale market that possess good character, honesty and integrity. The City currently regulates four public wholesale markets:
- New York City Terminal Market (Hunts Point Produce Market)
- Hunts Point Cooperative Market, Inc. (Hunts Point Meat Market)
- New Fulton Fish Market at Hunts Point
- Brooklyn Wholesale Meat Market