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Chelsea Waterside Park Community Compost Drop Off

Our Community Compost Program invites local residents to participate in simple, yet effective actions to support sustainability. Deposit your food scraps in the brown bins at the following sites from 7:00 AM-7:00 PM.


Be sure to follow these guidelines when bringing your compost to our drop-off sites. Thank you for building a more sustainable future for Hudson River Park and New York City!

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  • Fruit and vegetable scraps
  • Coffee grounds and filters
  • Teabags
  • Rice, pasta, bread, and cereal
  • Egg and nut shells
  • Dried and cut flowers
  • Meat, fish, and bones
  • Cheese and dairy products
  • Fats, grease, and oils
  • Plastic, metal, glass, or foil
  • Produce stickers
  • Teabag staples
  • Bags of any kind

Be sure to check out our Community Compost Program page for more information.