Recycling Events

 


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other NYC Recycling Events

Friday, May 6

Electronics Recycling Collection – DUMBO
11am-4pm, Dumbo Pearl Street Triangle, Brooklyn
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, May 7

Electronics Recycling Collection – Hell's Kitchen
10am-4pm, Hell's Kitchen Flea Market
W 39th St at 10th Ave

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – Woodlawn
10am-4pm, Woodlawn Public LIbrary
4355 Katonah Avenue, Bronx

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, May 14

Electronics Recycling Collection – Little Neck
10am-4pm, St. Anastasia Church
parking lot enter from Alameda Avenue

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Bronx
10am-4pm, Orchard Beach Parking Lot
Follow Park Drive to the end

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more at www.nyc.gov/safedisposal

Stop 'N' Swap® - Fort Greene
12pm-3pm, MS 113
300 Adelphi Street (b/t Dekalb & Lafayette Aves) (map) (flier)
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Sunday, May 15

Electronics Recycling Collection – College Point
10am-4pm, 134-01 20th Ave, Queens
(enter parking lot from 20th ave)

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Stop 'N' Swap® - Prospect Heights
11am-2pm, PS 9
80 Underhill Ave, Prospect Park (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Saturday, May 21

Electronics Recycling Collection – Astoria
10am-4pm, St. George's Church
14th St b/t Astoria Blvd & 27th Ave

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Shred Fest – Various Locations
10am-4pm (or until shredding trucks are full)
Click here for Locations Citywide
Concerned about identity theft? Don't trash those bank statements! Safely shred and recycle your confidential documents for free with the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs. Click here for more informations.

Sunday, May 22

Electronics Recycling Collection – Upper West Side
10am-4pm, Jewish Community Center
Amsterdam Ave b/t W75th & W76th Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – Cobble Hill
10am-4pm, PS 29
Baltic St b/t Henry & Clinton

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Shred Fest – Various Locations
10am-4pm (or until shredding trucks are full)
Click here for Locations Citywide
Concerned about identity theft? Don't trash those bank statements! Safely shred and recycle your confidential documents for free with the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs. Click here for more informations.

Sunday, June 12

Stop 'N' Swap® - Manhattan
11am-2pm, Elliott Community Center
441 West 26 Street (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Saturday, June 18

Stop 'N' Swap® - Park Slope
12pm-3pm, Old Stone House
4th Street at 5th Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Sunday, June 19

Stop 'N' Swap® - Manhattan
11am-2pm, PS 139 - Schoolyard (Event will be moved indoors in case of rain)
330 Rugby Rd, b/t Beverley & Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Saturday, June 25

Stop 'N' Swap® - Far Rockaway
12pm-3pm, RISE Center
58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, Queens (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Sunday, June 26

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Manhattan
10am-4pm, Columbia University/Teachers College
120th St b/t Broadway & Amsterdam Ave
Cars approach from Seminary Drive down Amsterdam Ave. Walk-in area available for residents taking public transportation. 

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more at www.nyc.gov/safedisposal

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