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Coming Soon! Summer 2023 Kingston Organics: Phase 1: Community Food Scrap Drop Off

Kingston Organics Food Scrap Drop Off Registration

Questions? Email recycling@kingston-ny.gov

Basic Program Information

The City of Kingston is hosting a voluntary food scraps drop off program throughout the City at designated public drop off locations. Registration is required and is free to City of Kingston residents. Secure Drop off sites will be available 24/7 and will be locked. Each participate will receive a unique code to access the sites. This code should not be shared. Drop off locations are for food scraps only. Program launch is expected in Summer 2023.

Upon registration, each participant will receive a Kingston Organics Welcome Packet which will include:

1) A Welcome Letter, including information about Participant Training
2) A Map of all Kingston Organics Food Scrap Drop Off Locations
3) A unique lock combination
4) A How To Guide for Composting Food Scraps, including what is accepted and what is not accepted
5) A “Food Scraps Only Sticker” for use in the household
6) A Guide to our Local Organics Recovery Facility
7) A Compostable Products Guidance Document
8) A Home Guide to Reducing Food Waste
9) A Kingston Organics FAQ
10) A Kingston Recycling Flyer
11) Contact information for any concerns, issues or suggestions