Zero Waste Events


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other Local Events

Announcement
- All Electronic Recycling Collections events have been suspended til further notice. Lower East Side Ecologys Center E-Waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info
All DSNY SAFE Disposal Events scheduled to take place in April have been cancelled, more info.

Saturday, March 28

CANCELED
Paper Shredding - Upper East Side
10am-2pm, 82nd Street Greenmarket
b/t 1st & York Aves

Upper Green Side presents the Out-Like-A-Lamb edition of their popular Shred-A-Thon series.  Securely shred personal documents, junk mail, bills, and more, free!  No cardboard, plastic-handled shopping bags, or hardcover books.  Please remove all paper clips and plastic or metal bindings. 

Wednesday, April 22

Stop 'N' Swap - Brooklyn
11am-2pm, Brooklyn Borough Hall Plaza* (map)
209 Joralemon St, corner of Court & Remsen Sts
*Event will be moved indoors in case of 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, April 26

Stop 'N' Swap - Flushing
12pm-3pm, PS 244 - Schoolyard* (map)
137-20 Ave, b/t Colden St & Kissena Blvd, Queens
*Event will be moved indoors in case of 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.

Saturday, May 2

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 events. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more..

Electronics Recycling Collection - Stuy Town
10am-4pm,
Stuyvesant Town
Exact location TBD, Manhattan

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

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

Sunday, May 3

Electronics Recycling Collection - Cobble Hill
10am-4pm, PS 29

Baltic St b/t Henry & Clinton Sts, Brooklyn
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

Friday, May 8

Electronics Recycling Collection - Meatpacking District
10am-4pm, West 14th St at 8th Ave, Manhattan

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

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

Electronics Recycling Collection - DUMBO
10am-4pm,
Pearl Street Triangle b/t Front & Water Sts, Brooklyn
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

Sunday, May 17

Electronics Recycling Collection - Brooklyn Heights
10am-4pm, First Unitarian Chapel

Pierrepont St b/t Monroe & Clinton, Brooklyn
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

Saturday, May 30

Electronics Recycling Collection - Jamaica
10am-4pm, Calvary Baptist Church
110-10 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Queens

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

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

Sunday, May 31

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Manhattan
10am-4pm, Columbia University/Teachers College (map)
W 120 St b/t Broadway & Amsterdam Ave - Cars approach from Seminary Row down Amsterdam Ave

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 events. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more..


Electronics Recycling Collection - Jackson Heights
10am-4pm, 37th Ave b/t 78th and 79th Sts, Queens
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more

SUSPENDED TIL FURTHER NOTICE - E-waste Warehouse at 469 President Street, BK is open for electronics drop-off during regularly scheduled hours, more info.

 

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