The Recycling Grant is available to eligible schools, businesses and nonprofits to start or improving recycling and organics (food scraps) collections. The Recycling Grant can also support small-scale waste reduction and reuse initiatives.
Grant awards are:
Download full grant guidelines here.
Applications are accepted anytime.
Businesses must meet the following criteria to be eligible for a grant:
Ineligible entities include:
Use of Funds
Fundable items and activities include:
Trash, Recycling & Organics Operations
Food Donation & Waste Reduction
Education & Engagement
Applications are submitted through an online system. Your Recycling Expert will setup your account and provide access to the grant application.
You can view a sample application here.
Steve from 3rd Act Brewery in Woodbury recommends BizRecycling to any business, but especially to new businesses, as it can help them get the items they need to set up successful recycling without breaking the bank.