SAFE Disposal Events

SAFE Disposal Events provide New York City residents with a one-stop method to get rid of potentially harmful household products.

You can visit one of the locations and dispose of SAFE (Solvents, Automotive, Flammable, Electronic) products. These include items such as: 

  • Automotive fluids (Tires are not accepted)
  • Household Cleaners
  • Unwanted or expired medication
  • Lightbulbs
  • Paint
  • Batteries
  • Computers
  • TVs

You can only dispose of residential waste. Appliances with CFC/Freon such as refrigerators, air conditioners and dehumidifiers are not accepted  at SAFE Events. Household appliances are not accepted and should be recycled curbside. Commercial vehicles are not allowed.