We periodically offer tours of DSNY facilities that expose the public to daily operations and raise awareness about the life cycle of different types of waste. Visit our events page for more information about upcoming tours and open houses.
Upcoming facilities tours may include:
Marine Transfer Stations
Staten Island Transfer Station
Staten Island Compost Facility
Central Repair Shop
New York City’s recycling sorting and recovery processes are operated by the private contractors Sims Municipal, and Pratt Industries.
For tours of Sims’ metal, glass, plastic recycling facility, click here