Recycling, Composting, Classes, Courses, and More!

Composting and Recycling

Schenectady County Recycles is a partnership between Schenectady County and Cornell Cooperative Extension to deliver services to the residents of Schenectady County.

This program’s mission is to empower our neighbors with the knowledge to manage materials in the most environmentally sustainable way while fostering community and increasing resiliency to environmental, economic, and public health risks.

We do this through:

Classes on various sustainability topics

Extended courses: Master Composter/Recycler & Cornell Climate Stewards

Community Composting

Consultations with local schools, businesses, organizations

and Tabling at Community Events


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Khila Pecoraro
Recycling and Composting Educator

Last updated February 7, 2024