We offer a variety of recycling services to help businesses reduce their waste and carbon footprint.

waste removal

Multiple size containers and pick-up schedules are available to businesses and institutions of all sizes.

organic recycling

The BIO-EZ food waste disposal system turns food waste to water that can safely be flushed into a sanitary sewer system.

About Us

Metropolitan Recycling is one of New York City’s largest, privately owned, recycling and waste removal companies. Servicing commercial and institutional customers in all five boroughs, Long Island, and Westchester; our facilities run 24 hours a day, 6 days a week to ensure on-time and convenient waste removal and recycling services to all our customers. We are on the forefront of recycling technologies, and will continue to invest in future advancements to increase landfill diversion and minimize the environmental impact of waste on the communities we serve. Metropolitan Recycling: Striving toward a cleaner tomorrow.

"When regulatory changes were introduced by The Sanitation Department, Metropolitan held a seminar a year in advance to educate their customers."
David Weber
Fresh Direct
"I’m taking this opportunity to comment on and thank you and Metropolitan and your entire organization for your excellent service to Bloomingdale’s New York Flag Ship Store at 59th Street for the past more than 15 years. Your organization has given us above and beyond service, accommodations and response to our needs while providing extremely competitive costs for your services. Metropolitan has always been there for us with quick response at all hours and offering us new initiatives to improve our operation and cut costs. I want to thank you for the partnership and how much you value our relationship that I am confident we will continue to receive."
Phil Bottcher
"When FreshDirect had a huge equipment failure, they produced extra assets immediately in real time to solve our problems."
David Weber
Fresh Direct
"Not just great service but they are at the forefront of new technology in waste management, providing affordable and environmentally responsible solutions."
Philip A. Penta
3 Guys From Brooklyn
"Metropolitan has been my Recycling Vendor for over five years.  They came to help FreshDirect during Superstorm Sandy when all calls to other vendors all failed. They were not my vendor at the time and that is extraordinary."
David Weber
Fresh Direct