Gallery: Mayor Bloomberg Launches NYC’s Largest Public Space Recycling ...

Recycling in New York City just got a little easier today with the launch of the city’s largest public space recycling initiative. Mayor Bloomberg joined the Times Square Alliance, BigBelly Solar and the Alcoa Foundation this morning to announce the debut of the Times Square Public Space Recycling Pilot program and 30 new BigBelly solar-powered waste and recycling stations. With over 500,000 visitors a day, Times Square sees more garbage than any other nabe in the city (approximately 900 bags daily), so it is hoped that the new stations will help both tourists and locals recycle all of that trash properly.

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