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R3 Exchange establishing a focused virtual community of givers and takers with an Online Materials Exchange that facilitates direct encounters between individuals.

Compost and Compost Bins are available!

Backyard Compost Bins are $48.00 and are available for pick-up ONLY at the Recycling Center located at 3 Clearwater Road in New Paltz. 

Rain barrels are available for $65.00 too!

Compost is $30.00 per yard and is available at our New Paltz site. This compost is made from locally sourced food waste and yard waste. We deliver to New Paltz property tax payers for a fee of $150.00.

Compost Facility Hours of Operation:
Tuesday thru Saturday from 9am to 4:30pm.
***One ton of compost is approximately equivalent to 2 cubic yards.

New Paltz Compost brochure
Composting – Commercial/Backyard

Ulster County Municipal Drop-Off Center
What and How to Recycle
2017 Fee Schedule
Safer Alternatives

2011 Fall Newsletter
2012 Winter Newsletter
2013 Winter Newsletter
2014 Summer Newsletter
2010 White pages

2011 White pages
2012 White paper
​2013 White paper                        
2016 White Paper 

New Paltz Barter Community a facebook community that posts and interacts for the purpose of sharing skills and items.

Cornell Waste Management Institute’s has developed a comprehensive education program for Grades K through 12.  It includes lesson plans that comply with New York State’s Learning Standards and Core Curriculum.