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.
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.
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 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.
- Trash Goes to School: Activities for Grades K-3 (38KB)
- Trash Goes To School: Activities for Grades 4-6 (50KB)
- Trash Goes to School: Activities for Grades 7-8 (37KB)
- Trash Goes To School: Activities for Grades 9-12 (44KB)