NY State Law bans electronics from the garbage.
It’s illegal to set out these items for DSNY collection.
VIOLATORS ARE SUBJECT TO FINE
TV’s, Monitors, Computers, Laptops, Small servers, Printers/ scanners, Tablets/ e-readers, MP3 players, VCRs/ DVRs/ DVD players, Fax machines, Video game consoles, Satellite boxes, Mice, Keyboards
Size 11 Inch x 8.5 Inch
Sign has mounting holes in each corner.
Sign Material: Aluminium
Sign Thickness is 0.023 of an inch
Sign Type: Wall Mounted
Sign letters color: Black
Sign background color: White
HPD Required Sign: YES (See Law and regulations)
DOB NYC Required Sign: NO (See Law and regulations)
Fire Department Required Sign: YES (See Law and regulations)
REQUIRED SIGNS for RESTAURANTS & BARS - N/A (See Law and regulations)
DOT Required Sign: NO (See Law and regulations)
DSNY Required Sign: YES (See Law and regulations)
Sign Group: Property Management Signs, HPD Signs, DSNY Signs, Safety Signs, Recycle Signs, Safety Instruction Signs
This is a sturdy NYC RECYCLING SIGN - WHITE BACKGROUND WITH BLACK LETTERS (MATERIAL IS STURDY ALUMINUM; Size is 11'' x 8.5''). The thickness of the sign is 0.02''. The sign is made from ALUMINUM and is exceptionally sturdy. The sign is for indoor and outdoor use and is not only beautiful, but also long lasting.
This is an aluminum "ELECTRONICS RECYCLING NY STATE LAW BANS ELECTRONICS FROM THE GARBAGE" SIGN with WHITE BACKGROUND,BLACK LETTERS,size 11x8.5 & 4 holes for installation.Post sign to inform tenant/officer of certain items under DSNY Collection rules
Effective April 1, 2015, you can be fined $100 for placing electronics, such as computers and TVs, at the curb for disposal. See recycling options below.
UPDATE: A pilot program provides curbside collection of electronics for Staten Island residents, by appointment. Request a pickup
New York State Disposal Ban
The following items are banned from disposal in New York State. Manufacturers are required to provide free take-back programs:
Televisions (including cathode ray tubes)
Computer peripherals, including any permanently attached cable or wiring
Electronic mice and other pointing devices
Fax machines, document scanners, and printers that are meant for use with a computer and weigh less than 100 lbs.
TV peripherals, including any permanently attached cable or wiring
Digital video recorders
Digital converter boxes
Cable or satellite receivers
Electronic or video game consoles
Small scale servers
Portable devices, including any permanently attached cable or wiring
Portable digital music players
· E-Waste Recycling Events. Bring electronics to an electronics recycling event, such as the Lower East Side Ecology Center events.
· Donate. Goodwill accepts electronics other than large, old televisions. The Salvation Army accepts newer working electronics for donation, and non-working or older electronics for recycling. The Lower East Side Ecology Center's Gowanus E-Waste Warehouse accepts all electronics.
· Take-Back. Recycle electronics through retailer programs. Best Buy accepts electronics, including tube TVs under 32" and flat-panel TVs under 50" (fees apply for TVs and monitors). Staples accepts electronics other than TVs. Most retailers will take your old TV or computer when they deliver your new one. Restrictions and fees may apply.
· Mail-Back. Many brands offer free mail-back options. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation maintains a list of electronic equipment manufacturers registered in NYS. Or check your brand’s website. If a manufacturer refuses to recycle your electronics, report it to the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation online or call 1-800-TIPP DEC (1-800-847-7332).
We are required to collect sales tax on any product sold on this site and shipped to an address in New York. The sales tax is 8.875 percent.
The requirements for sign content are determined by intended use and by applicable regulation. The BUYER is responsible for determining the appropriate content for a sign or package of signs. DOBsigns.nyc makes no warranty or representation of suitability of a sign for any specific application. IT IS THE CUSTOMER'S RESPONSIBILITY TO ENSURE THAT THE SIGNS THE CUSTOMER ORDERS ARE IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL STATE, FEDERAL, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS. Please review terms and conditions prior to purchase.
For more information about what is required, see the laws that are referenced and the rules applicable to your city and state. This page is for informational purposes only and is not intended as legal advice, professional advice or a statement of law. You may wish to consult with an attorney.
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This is an aluminum “ELECTRONICS RECYCLING NY STATE LAW BANS ELECTRONICS FROM THE GARBAGE” SIGN with holes for HEAVY DUTY installation. In NYC use/post sign to inform tenants/owners/guests/officers of electronics recycling state law in facility with proper HPD designation and aluminum signs