NYS Food Scraps Drop-Off & Collection Programs

Explore the map below to find food scraps drop-off programs and/or residential collection services near you. Click icons of interest to learn more and to find links for additional information. Know of sites or services not currently included on the map? Please contact NYSAR3's Organics Council Chair, Jesse Kerns, at jekerns@syr.edu.

*NOTICE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many food scraps drop-off locations have suspended operation. Please check with your local programs before attempting to drop off food scraps.  

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Drop-Off Location
Collection Service


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A map of NYC's 170 food scraps drop-off locations can be viewed here: https://www1.nyc.gov/assets/dsny/site/services/food-scraps-and-yard-waste-page/nyc-food-scrap-drop-off-locations