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2017 Annual Report

    Click here to read our 2017 Annual Report.

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SAFE Events

    Bring household products such as pesticides, strong cleaners, mercury-containing devices, paints, automotive fluids, electronics and medications  to the drop-off events.

    All events are rain or shine, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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    The New York City Department of Sanitation announced the official launch of a new and innovative appointment system designed to help DSNY more efficiently collect large non-recyclable bulky items such as sofas, mattresses, and large wooden furniture.

    New Yorkers can now arrange for timely bulk pickup appointments online at or by calling 311.

New DSNY App


    Get DSNY Info, the NYC Sanitation App to help keep the city healthy, safe and clean!

    Available for free in iOS/Android.

    App provides service reminders, updates, special event schedules & more. Also includes tips to reduce, reuse and recycle, making it easier for New Yorkers to send zero waste to landfills by 2030.

NYC Organics is Growing!

    A major expansion of our curbside organics collection program is now underway!

    This expansion is the latest effort to make food scrap, food-soiled paper and yard waste recycling available to all New Yorkers by the end of 2018, with either curbside service or convenient neighborhood drop-off sites.


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