COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is available to everyone 12 and older! Find a City-run vaccine clinic or partner vaccine clinic to protect yourself and your loved ones. If you have questions about vaccination, call (215) 685-5488.

Zero Waste initiatives

Moving the City of Philadelphia toward a zero waste future.


The City of Philadelphia’s Zero Waste initiatives engage residents, businesses, institutions, and City departments in reducing and diverting waste away from the trash to meet the City’s long-term zero waste goal.

Zero Waste initiatives include the following:

  • Municipal Building Waste Audit
  • Zero Waste Partnership
  • Community Composting Network and other food waste diversion programs
  • National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Food Matters Regional Initiative
  • Support for Zero Waste policies, including the City’s plastic bag ban


1515 Arch St.
13th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Recycling and Donation Resource Finder

Want to reduce your waste?

Look up where to donate or recycle items in Philadelphia.

Go to the Finder


Commerce Dept. Offering Plastic Bag Ban Info Sessions For Businesses

The Department of Commerce will be offering a series of virtual information sessions for business owners who are interested in learning more about how to comply with the requirements.

Register for one of the webinars, which will be offered on May 12 and June 16 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Each webinar will provide an overview of the plastic bag ban legislation and its requirements. Attendees will then have an opportunity to ask questions.

Register to attend one of the information sessions below: