The New York City Department of Sanitation collects approximately 1,200 tons of recycling a day — bringing us every day a little bit closer to zero waste to landfills. We provide curbside collection and drop-off programs to simplify getting rid of your plastics, paper, glass and metals.

Learn more 

Recycle nyc.gov/recycle


Food Scraps & Yard Waste nyc.gov/organics | nyc.gov/compostproject


Electronics nyc.gov/electronics


Clothing & Textiles nyc.gov/textiles


Harmful Products nyc.gov/safedisposal

Donations nyc.gov/donate


Schools nyc.gov/zerowasteschools


Businesses nyc.gov/zerowastebusinesses


Order Decals and Information on.nyc.gov/recycling-materials

Everything Else on.nyc.gov/how-to-get-rid-of

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