Starting July 12, 2021, the Bowline Transfer Station will be operating at a restricted volume access,

only packers, full-eject front loaders, and self-contained compactors vehicles will be permitted access to the facility.

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Effective Monday 9/13/21 until further notice:

All loads of Acceptable Cardboard are to be delivered to the West Nyack Facility.
All loads of Mixed Paper and Mixed Containers are to be delivered to Bays 5 & 6 of the Hillburn Transfer Station.

No Hand unloading will be permitted at the Hillburn Transfer Station Until Further notice.
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Effective Immediately:

Rockland Green will not be accepting out of State or out of County MSW, C&D or Recyclables until further notice. 

Out of County municipalities with an Intermunicipal Agreement will be allowed entry.

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2021 Paper Shredding Events. This event is a Drive-Thru service. Residents should remain in their vehicles. All boxes will be removed from the trunk/hatchback by onsite staff for secure shredding.

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Teachers Zone

This section provides resources specifically for teachers who are looking to establish a recycling program in their school or would like to incorporate environmental education into their curriculum.

Below are some frequently used links for teachers who want to expand or create a recycling program in their school or incorporate environmental education into their classroom.

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Virtual Presentations

Interactive Zoom/Google Classroom Virtual Presentations Find out what happens to our trash, how recycling really works, how to properly dispose of household hazardous materials, and other important issues affecting our environment in Rockland County.

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Public Presentations

We offer on-site informational presentations to schools and other groups. Presentations include an overview of waste and recycling in Rockland County, as well as solutions for protecting our environment. ** Due to COVID-19 Restrictions in person Public Presentations are temporarily suspended.

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Clean, Green Fun!

We offer educational games and activities for download. These games will suit students, campers and children of all ages.

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Green Schools of Rockland Program

This 10-step program and guide will help you expand or create a recycling program in your school.

Green Schools of Rockland Program and Guide

Informational Links and Resources

This list was compiled to provide information on various environmental topics. Some are informational and others can be incorporated into your classroom lessons.

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Our Social Media features Recycled Crafts and all things green for your classroom!

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