Thanks for your interest in the NYC Department of Sanitation's (DSNY) Compost Giveback Event: Bronx. We’re glad you’re taking advantage of this valuable resource.
NYC residents who register are eligible to take up to ten 40-pound bags of free, high-quality New York City Compost made from your food scraps and yard waste.
In order to complete your registration, you will need to choose a one-hour time slot between 4pm and 7pm and fill in all required information.
On the day of the event:
Bring your ID
You must have confirmation of your registration with you, printed or digital Eventbrite Ticket.
Arrive no earlier than 15 minutes before the start time you selected.
When you arrive, DSNY staff will check your Eventbrite ticket and direct you towards the compost loading area.
Be prepared to physically lift and place individual bags of compost into your own vehicle.
Please note: this event is not for businesses; commercial vehicles will not be serviced. Only vehicles registered to NYC addresses can pick up compost.
The event will take place rain or shine.
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*You must register for this event in order to receive compost.
*Registration is limited to ONE ticket per person and ten bags of compost per household.
If carpooling to the event, each individual must:
a) Bring their registration ticket.
b) Have ID showing distinct family addresses.