HAZARDOUS WASTE: N.Y. men plead guilty to illegal disposal of asbestos Jeremy P. Jacobs, E&E reporter Published: Thursday, January 23, 2014 An upstate New York property owner and his employee pleaded guilty earlier this week to illegally disposing of asbestos. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.