Zero Waste Capital District

A volunteer coalition educating the public on sustainable waste management

Zero Waste Capital District is a coalition of organizations in New York State's Capital Region (Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady counties and beyond) focused on education and outreach about the importance of reducing waste.

The coalition meets the 4th Monday of the month except in December at 6:30 pm at Citizen Action, 94 Central Ave, Albany. Contact tlieberm1@gmail.com to RSVP and/or call in by phone.

This website contains resources, ideas and information on important ways to reduce waste, protect our environment and health, and lower our carbon footprint. You will find information on:

-Find the most up-to-date listings of environmental events at the Capital Region All Green Calendar

-Check out the latest plastics news and info at BeyondPlastics.org

-Find out why reducing food waste is the 3rd most important thing we can do to address climate change at Project Drawdown

Connect with us!

By joining our Facebook group at Zero Waste Capital District

By joining our Google Group zero-waste-capital-district@googlegroups.com

By emailing us at info@zerowastecd.org

By offering to volunteer your time and/or talents as a Volunteer