Recycling Events


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other NYC Recycling Events

Saturday, September 7

Stop 'N' Swap® - LES, Chinatown
NEW TIME 11am-2pm, 79 Forsyth St (map)
Part of Chinatown Mid-Autumn Weekend Walk
Outdoor event, rain or shine

Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and 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, September 8

Stop 'N' Swap® - Upper West Side
12pm-3pm, Riverside Park - Pier 1, West Side County Fair  (map)
RIverside Park, Upper West Side (entrance on 68th St & Riverside Blvd)
RAIN DATE: Sept 15, 2019

Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and 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, September 14

Stop 'N' Swap® - Long Island City
12pm-3pm, PS 111Q - Schoolyard  (map)
37-15 13th St, Queens
Outdoor event - will move indoors with inclement weather

Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and 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, September 15

NYC SAFE Disposal Event – Brooklyn
10am–4pm, Floyd Bennett Field  (map)
Flatbush Ave/Marine Parkway
Cars enter along Flatbush Ave & make a left turn into the main entrance, immediately before the toll bridge.

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine at the NYC Department of Sanitation's NYC SAFE event. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more.

Saturday, September 21

Stop 'N' Swap® - Charleston, Staten Island
12pm-3pm, Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve Nature Interpretive  (map)
2351 Veterans Road West, Staten Island

Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and 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, September 22

NYC SAFE Disposal Event – Manhattan
10am–4pm, Union Square, North Plaza (map)
South side of 17th St b/t Park Ave South & Broadway
Cars approach from Park Ave South & 20th St

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine at the NYC Department of Sanitation's NYC SAFE event. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more.

Saturday, September 28

Stop 'N' Swap® - Westchester Square
12pm-3pm, Westchester Square  (map)
22551 Westchester Ave, Bronx

Outdoor event, subject to cancellation with inclement weather
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and 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.

NYC SAFE Disposal Event – Staten Island
10am–4pm, Midland Beach Parking Lot (map)
Father Capodanno Blvd & Hunter Ave
Cars approach from Slater Blvd

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine at the NYC Department of Sanitation's NYC SAFE event. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more.

Saturday, October 5

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

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine at the NYC Department of Sanitation's NYC SAFE event. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more.

Saturday, October 12

NYC SAFE Disposal Event – Queens
10am–4pm, Cunningham Park, Ball Field Parking Lot (map)
Cars enter on Francis Lewis Boulevard b/t Union Turnpike & Grand Central Parkway

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine at the NYC Department of Sanitation's NYC SAFE event. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more.

 

 

Each Saturday, the Bronx Night Market brings a global food celebration to Fordham Plaza, and we're joining the party! 

  • Greenmarket

    Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    We build and rejuvenate community & school gardens in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Education

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 66,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.