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NYC SAFE Disposal Event-Columbia University/Teacher's College (June 5th Only)

525 W 120th St
New York, NY 10027
Service Area: New York City


Notes: Collection event will be held on 6/5/22 from 10am-4pm at Columbia University Teacher's College, W 120th St between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave. Cars approach from Seminary Row down Amsterdam Ave. Walk-in area available for residents taking public transportation.

Registration is required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/manhattan-safe-disposal-event-registration-262492440957

We hold two events per borough each year. Check our events calendar or follow @nyczerowaste on social media for updates.

Needles, syringes, etc. must be clearly labeled "SHARPS" and packaged in a sharps container or other leak-proof, puncture resistant container. Residents must provide proof of NYC residency, such as a NYS driver's license or utility bill.

If you are a community group and are collecting products on behalf of your elderly or disabled community members, please email events@dsny.nyc.gov to reserve a drop-off time. Indicate in the subject line "SAFE Disposal Events-Community Drop-Off Request" and your organization name.

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Listing Data Last Modified: 03/14/2022