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10am - 6pm

Big Reuse Queens

3-17 26th Ave. Astoria, NY 11102
718-777-0132 x2

Big Reuse Brooklyn

69 9th St. Gowanus, NY 11215
718-725-8925 x2

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Reuse Center Newsletters

  • October 13, 2016: Big Reuse is one year old! October sticker sale! 
  • October 7, 2016: Big Millworks is pushing out expertly milled boards in Queens!
  • September 29, 2016: Embrace the chill! We've got Sub-Zeros and Wine Coolers!
  • September 22, 2016: 6 reasons you can't miss our Block Party for Earth this Saturday!
  • September 15, 2016: We're hosting a Block Party for Earth, September 24th!
  • September 3, 2016: Big Labor Day Weekend Blowout!!! Mark downs up to 60%!!
  • August 25, 2016: Wagon Wheel Chandelier in Queens! Empire Grenadier Speakers in Brooklyn! 
  • August 17, 2016: Support Big Reuse at Big aLICe Brewing! Furniture markdown in Queens! 
  • August 11, 2016: Big Reuse is your kitchen restoration destination! 
  • August 5, 2016: We are hiring! Big Reuse night at Big aLICe Brewing!
  • July 28, 2016: Make yours a party palace! DJ lighting in Brooklyn and flooring in Queens!  

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The greenhouse gas emissions prevented by our diversion efforts is equivalent to saving 360,000 gallons of gasoline!

Our Big Blooms program has given away 5,345 pieces of retired lumber to build 2,226 garden beds in over 1,269 community and school gardens.

Our Food Scrap Drop-off program serviced 1000 households per week in 2015!

Our Big Gives Back program has given away $300,000 worth of materials benefiting NYC's community and environment.

We processed 765,477 pounds of food scraps and accepted 237,554 pounds of wood chips and leaf matter in 2015! That's over 1 million pounds of organic material diverted from landfills!