Have A Happy and Healthy Holiday Season

In observance of Christmas and New Years ALL Rockland Green facilities will be closed on

Saturday, December 25, 2021 and January 1, 2022

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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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Teacher Materials

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


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Virtual Presentations

Let's meet on Zoom or Google for a virtual classroom presentation. 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.

Request a Virtual Presentation (PDF)


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.

Information About Presentations


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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