Archive for the ‘Recycling’ category

Recycle Your Tree at MulchFest

December 29th, 2009

Saturday and Sunday, January 9 & 10, 10am-2pm

Holiday trees cleaned of ornaments and lights will be chipped into mulch at sites around the city. Bring your own bag if you would like to take home fresh mulch for your yard, garden or street tree.

Carl Shurz Park: East 86th Street and East End Avenue

Electronics Recycling

December 29th, 2009

The Lower East Side Ecology Center will host five e-waste collections in January. Don’t miss your chance to keep old monitors, TVs, game consoles and more out of the landfill!

Sunday, January 3, 10am-4pm + Union Square (17th St. and Broadway)

Saturday, January 9, 10am-4pm + Riverside Drive at Dyckman St.

Sunday, January 10, 10am-4pm + 331 East 70th St. (b/t 1st and 2nd)

Saturday, January 16, 10am-4pm + Tekserve, 119 W 23rd St.

Sunday, January 17, 10am-4pm + Prospect Park West and 3rd St, Brooklyn

Visit for more info.

Recycling in our Neighborhood

October 27th, 2009

November 10th, 2009
11a.m. – 7 p.m.
Church of the Heavenly Rest
90th Street Fifth Avenue

Sponsored by: Carnegie Hill Neighbors. Info: 212 996-5520
Additional Support by: The Brick Presbyterian Church, The Church of the Heavenly Rest, Carnegie Hill/Yorkville CSA, Grass-roots.

November 22nd, 2009
8 a.m – 3 p.m
Isaacs/Holmes Parking Lot, 93rd Street and First Avenue (east side of First)

Sponsored by: Gracie Point Community Council and Upper Green Side, info 212-759-6895

We’ll be taking cell phones, computers, laptops, copiers, fax machines, IPods and PDAs, modems, monitors, keyboards, mice, printers, stereo and radio equipment, telephones and telephone equipment, televisions, typewriters, speakers, digital cameras, VCRs and DVD players. All E-Waste collected will be recycled in an environmentally responsible manner in the U.S.