Town Recycling Center

The Town of Bedford Recycling Center 

Location: 343 Railroad Avenue, Bedford Hills.  Open from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 

Don't forget to bring gently used items in working condition to the Take it Or Leave it Shed or post on the TIOLI Bedford Group Page

Questions? Contact the Bedford DPW at (914) 666-7669 or email the Highway Department

For a printable version of the below chart click here.

RECYCLE…IT’S THE LAW!

WHERE TO RECYCLE

TOWN RECYCLING CENTER

YOUR CARTER (SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING)

PLASTICS 
Numbers 1 through 7. Labels need not be removed. No items such as flower pots, cassettes or furniture.


NEWSPAPERS 
Must be tied or in paper bags. Also phonebooks.

OTHER PAPER GOODS 
Magazines, catalogs, glossy newsprint material, junk mail, envelopes, color inserts, brochures, school and computer paper. No books.

GLASS 
Clean food bottles and jars, liquor and wine bottles, Medicine containers, soda and beer bottles. No windows, mirrors or drinking glasses.

CARDBOARD 
Flattened, with all liners, Styrofoam packing, plastic and paper removed.

METALS 
Empty and rinsed clean, lids and labels may be left on: clean aluminum foil, pie plates, trays, aluminum cans, depressurized aerosol cans, metal food, juice and other tin cans (soup, fruit, tuna, vegetable, pet food, etc) and empty oil and latex paint cans – leave them open and let the paint residue dry first. If you can lift it, Bedford can recycle it.
No air conditioners or refrigerators. 

up to the size that fits in your recycling container
TEXTILES 
Clothes, shoes, curtains, sheets, coats, blankets, pocketbooks,etc. – in clothing bins at recycling center and they don’t have to be clean!

BOOKS, CDs, and DVDs 
In book bins at the recycling center.





ELECTRONIC WASTE 
Flat Screen Televisions, Computer Equipment, Scanners, Printers, Fax Machines, Keyboards and accessories, circuit borads, cabling and wiring, etc. 

CRT monitors and TVS are accepted at a fee. 
Older style (not flatscreen) monitors and TVs containing CRTs are accepted for a fee,
Residents must complete a CRT Recycling Application and pay the fee at the Town Clerk's Office. 
  • CRT Computer Monitors – $8.75 each
  • CRT TVs up to 27″ – $11.75 each
  • CRT TVs 27″ and over – $30.50 each
  • Wood console/projection and other oversized units – $36.00
 Please wipe any personal information from all electronics! 


FOOD WASTE
Drop off biodegradable food waste including scraps of raw or cooked vegetables, grains, dairy products, meats and bones, etc.  Compostable "bio bags" accepted. No plastics or price/brand stickers.