Recycling Center

Town of Philipstown Recycling Program

Items accepted:

  • Paper and cardboard products
  • White goods
  • Metals
  • Paper and cardboard products must be bundled with all insides removed, (foil, wax paper, etc.).

DO NOT USE plastic bags. No permit is required for recyclables. A permit is required for metal products and white goods (i.e. washing machines, scrap metal, refrigerators, air conditioners.

NOTE: Refrigerators, air conditioners and any other items containing freon, MUST BE freon-free. All doors must be removed from refrigerators, freezers, washing machines.

Permits available at the Town Hall, temporarily located at the Old VFW Hall, 34 Kemble Avenue, Cold Spring, NY 10516, during regular business hours, Mon. – Fri., 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.

Items NOT accepted:

  • Furniture
  • Electronics
  • Any wood products
  • Ballasts
  • Capacitors
  • Freon containing items -refrigerators, air conditioners, etc.
  • Gas Cylinders
  • Light bulbs
  • Liquids -items containing liquids
  • Household batteries – AA, AAA, D, C
  • Lithium batteries
  • Medical equipment (any material that is considered or has come in contact with biohazard or radioactive materials)
  • VHS cassette tapes
  • Propane or BBQ tanks

Fees are as follows:

  • $2.00 car per trip
  • $5.00 truck per trip

Directions to Recycling Center