Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

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Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Working towards a sustainable NYC since 1987

We offer Community-based Recycling and Composting Programs,
Local Stewardship of Green Space, and Environmental Education Programs.

Learn More

Help Wanted: Compost Field Associate

The NYC Compost Project, hosted by the Lower East Side Ecology Center, is looking to hire a Compost Field Associate. This position is primarily responsible for operating food scrap drop-off sites in Manhattan and ensuring that the material is processed into compost.... read more

15th Annual After-the-Holidays E-waste Events

Start the New Year right by disposing your unwanted electronics responsibly during our 15th Annual After the Holidays E-waste Events. Please take a look at our e-waste event calendar for detailed information on exact locations. We have 8 events lined up, and as always... read more

Compost Workday!

Compost Workday The Last Thursday of Every Month! 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM East River Park Compost Yard FDR Drive btwn Jackson St. and Cherry St., New York, NY 10002 GPS Coordinates: 40°42’40.0″N 73°58’44.2″W Volunteer with one of New York... read more

New Compost Drop Off! East River Compost Yard

The NYC Compost Project Hosted by Lower East Side Ecology Center offers food scrap drop-off sites across the city. We are piloting a 24-hour accessible community composting drop-off site at our East River Park Compost Yard. To ensure that we have the best organic... read more

Upcoming Events

January 17, 2018
8am–11am 
W 127th St & Malcolm X Boulevard
January 17, 2018
8am–11am 
East Broadway & Rutgers
January 17, 2018
8am–11am 
First Ave & First
January 17, 2018
8am–5pm 
Union Square Greenmarket
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