Christmas trees are recycled into mulch or compost. Be sure to remove all decorations, plastic bags and tinsel before disposal.
FREE Drop-off Locations RESIDENTS ONLY
NYSDEC Sub-office, Kirkwood, NY: Will accept trees between 8am and 4pm at 1679 Route 11. The trees are chipped and spread along hiking trails in the parks.
Broome County Landfill, 286 Knapp Rd., Binghamton NY: Will accept trees at the residential drop-off area located at the landfill from December 27, 2016-January 31, 2017. Open Monday through Friday 7am-2:45pm and Saturday 7am-11:45am. The trees are chipped and composted.
Grippen Park, Endicott, NY:Will accept trees from December 26, 2016– January 7, 2017. During daylight hours. The trees are chipped.
Residents with municipal and private curbside service should contact their garbage hauler for more information.