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Disposal Guidelines

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Local, state, and federal laws and regulations have various restrictions and standards on how to handle your trash and recycling. These specify who collects your waste, how it must be placed for collection, what must be recycled, what must be disposed of separately, and other requirements.

Regulations vary based on who is disposing of these materials:

NYC Residents
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what can't go in the trash
specially handled items
retail & manufacturer take-back programs
harmful household products
how to donate or sell your stuff
how to compost at home
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NYC Agencies
how to recycle 
who picks up my trash and recycling
how to report missed collection leaving NYCWasteLess
what can't go in the trash
state and local violations leaving NYCWasteLess
agency safe handling program
how to donate or sell surplus materials  

NYC Businesses
how to recycle
who picks up my trash and recycling
choose a private carter
what can't go in the trash
state and local violations leaving NYCWasteLess
how to donate or sell surplus materials
how to reduce food wastes
take back programs for certain products

NYC Nonprofits and Institutions
how to recycle 
who picks up my trash and recycling
how to request department of sanitation services leaving NYCWasteLess
how to report missed department of sanitation collection leaving NYCWasteLess
what can't go in the trash
state and local violations leaving NYCWasteLess
how to donate, sell, or accept surplus materials
how to reduce food wastes
take back programs for certain products

NYC Public Schools
how to recycle 
who picks up my trash and recycling
how to report missed collection leaving NYCWasteLess
what can't go in the trash
state and local violations leaving NYCWasteLess
how to donate or sell surplus materials

Solid Waste Industry
waste transfer stations
private carter guidelines
reuse sector support

 

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