Recycle Electronic Waste Responsibility

Attention, #StarrettFamily! Do you know how to recycle various electronics? We have options! Starrett-Lehigh is now partnering with Think Zero to safely and secured get rid of your unneeded electronics. Full details can be found here!

Recycle Electronic Waste Responsibility

Attention, #StarrettFamily! Do you know how to recycle various electronics? We have options! Starrett-Lehigh is now partnering with Think Zero to safely and secured get rid of your unneeded electronics. Full details can be found here!

Celebrate Earth Matter’s 10th Anniversary

On Thursday March 28, Earth Matter, the nonprofit community-based organization dedicated to advancing the art, science, and awareness of composting in and around New York City, celebrates its tenth anniversary with a grand party and benefit at Manhattan’s famed landmark Starrett-Lehigh Building. Mitchell Grant, our property manager, will be making a brief statement on our building’s  … Read more

Green Team Launches at SL

RXR Realty strives to be the best of the best in the real estate industry. The Starrett-Lehigh Building is the largest building in our NYC portfolio. It’s also one of the largest buildings in NYC, bigger then Empire State Building! This iconic NYC landmark stands at 2.3 million square feet. A commercial building this size  … Read more

Sisterhood of the Working Bees

Our first story for 2019 starts in an unusual place. It is 2017 and we are on the very highest point of the Starrett-Lehigh building, the 22nd floor roof. It is a Saturday morning on a spring day and we are about to embark on an adventure to see if we can produce Starrett-Lehigh Honey. You  … Read more

Revisiting The Marketplace of the Future – Climate Week 2018

Climate Week NYC 2018 is typically a platform for CEOs, government officials, and investors from around the world to address issues that shape markets and create policies to make climate action a reality. The foundation of Climate Week is to continue the conversation resulting from the Global Climate Action Summit that takes place earlier in  … Read more

Join the #StarrettFamily for Climate Week

Tenants of Starrett-Lehigh, join us for the Marketplace of the Future! This is an NYC Climate Week Affiliate Event showcasing startups that are creating various solutions to climate change. There will be free live jazz, beer/wine, zero-waste catering, 30 sustainable startups, and a short panel discussion. Marketplace of the Future Friday, September 28th 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor 6-10pm  … Read more

The Starrett Bees are Buzzing with Activity!

Did you know Starrett-Lehigh recently installed a bee hive on the 10th Floor Terrace? These bees have been populating our rooftop community garden all season long! The colony is progressing beautifully and the population is growing. We saw some good pollen stores and are hoping they’ll feel inspired by the expected nectar flow from Goldenrods  … Read more

Thank you for Joining Us with the Solid Waste Advisory Board

Thank you to those who attended the Solid Waste Advisory Board Community Compost Fundraiser, hosted by Starrett-Lehigh! We hope you enjoyed learning about the future growth of computing in NYC. More information about the event can be found here.

Operation Backpack is Back at Starrett-Lehigh!

Volunteers of America is returning to Starrett-Lehigh this summer for their annual, and continuously successful, Operation Backpack®! Operation Backpack’s mission is to send every student currently living in a homeless or domestic violence shelter to school with a fully stocked backpack, raising their confidence and equipping them with the supplies needed to succeed in the  … Read more

Building Energy Exchange Visits Starrett-Lehigh

Thank you to the Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex) for touring Starrett-Lehigh with our Operations Manager, Mitchell Grant. The tour highlighted the sustainability initiatives the building has implemented on our path to becoming NYC’s greenest building. Highlights included the rooftop garden, resident bee hive, water towers, and peak inside the operational architecture of our 2.3 million  … Read more