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One of Our Compost Bins Has a New Location Near City Hall

Some exciting news: One of our new compost bins has a new location near City Hall!The bin formerly stationed inside the north entrance of Bowling Green has made a journey a few blocks uptown, to the northwest corner of Broadway and Park Place....

How to Use the New Composting Bins in Lower Manhattan

The Downtown Alliance and the NYC Department of Sanitation recently launched a pilot program in the neighborhood for composting — and here’s a...

Drop Off Your Food Scraps At The Bowling Green Greenmarket

If you’ve got extra food scraps lying around — whether from a DIY cooking project or a delicious takeout dinner from your favorite Lower...

Where To Drop Off Your Composting During The Pandemic

With many of our compost drop-off locations suspended due to COVID-19 and pandemic-related budget cuts, you might have wondered if there’s any...

Help Bowling Green Park Leap Into Spring

Want to help beautify Lower Manhattan and make an environmental contribution at the same time? We're hosting a volunteer event to check off both...

Zero’s a Hero: Go Zero Waste with Composting and Recycling

By Allison ReserAllison was an on-site manager for Common Ground Compost at Dine Around Downtown. Compost is catching on. Food scraps, food-soiled...