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Medical Equipment

DSNY Collection

Recycling: Medical equipment that is mostly metal or rigid plastic can be placed at the curb for recycling with metal, glass, and plastic.

Garbage: Discard other items with regular trash.

Donations & Reuse

Visit donateNYC to find a place to donate or buy used medical equipment and furniture; or try listing on an online community swap.

These organizations collect usable medical equipment and supplies and medicines, for distribution in areas with medical emergencies or in developing nations. Check their websites for information about the equipment and supplies they accept and for drop-off locations: