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Sunday 10am-5pm

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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Our diversion rate reduces climate change emission by 3,200 MTCOE which is like saving 360,000 gallons of gasoline.


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

BIG!Gives Back

has given away $300,000 worth of materials benefiting NYC's community and environment.

Donate, don't dump!

In 2013, BIG!NYC diverted over 4,000,000 lbs of usable building materials from the landfill!

BIG! Compost

has diverted 267,230 lbs of food scraps and given away 159,240 lbs of compost and 49,620 lbs of mulch in 2013.

Reclaimed Building Materials, Furniture, and More!

Our current Queens Reuse Center Director, Steve Haskins, contributed this...Read More
Big Reuse was recently mentioned in a City Limits article on the zero waste...Read More
Greenhouse Gas chart
The movement toward clearer skies and unspoiled lands took a major blow this...Read More
The following is a guest post from our partners in salvage, the Junkluggers....Read More
GCC Bioswale
The precarious state of health of municipal water systems has been thrown into...Read More
Big Reuse will be open Sunday, Jan 24th at noon.  Roads are open and MTA back...Read More
NYC Compost Project hosted by Big Reuse
Last year was a great year for organic waste diversion and compost...Read More