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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 composting page for more information. Click here for more information on our community compost program.