Hazardous Waste

hazlist.pngThe 2024 Household Hazardous Waste event will be on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2024. Pre-registration is required. For a PDF click here

What do I do with

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Transfer Station Information

Location: 851 Ashfield Mountain Road (Route 112)

Hours: Thurs 8 am - 12 noon; Sat 8 am - 4pm; Sun 8 am - 12 noon

Per Bag Fee:  Yes – Source: Town Offices and Ashfield Hardware

Sticker/ Permit Source:  Town Offices or Transfer Station Attendant

General Recycling – MRF Mixed Paper and Containers (included with permit)

Other Recyclables (check Town Website and/or Attendant for pricing)

Scrap Metal  Yes/Free

White Goods  Yes/$$$(includes cost of Freon removal)

TVs & Electronics Yes/$$$

Tires  Yes/$$$

Textiles & Clothing  Yes/Free(Salvation Army Box)

Styrofoam  No

 Hazardous Waste

Motor Oil  Yes/Free

Oil Filters  No

Anti-freeze  No

Auto Batteries  No

Household Batteries  Yes/Free

Paint  Yes/Free(seasonal:  oil-based paint only)

Fluorescent Bulbs  Yes/Free

Ballasts  Yes/Free

Thermometers  Yes/Free

Thermostats  Yes/Free

Switches  Yes/Free

Propane Tanks  Yes/$$$

The Town participates in the HRMC annual household hazardous waste collection (HHW) event held the last weekend of October.  The Town also offers participation in at least 6 other HHW events in the region.  These are offered to residents free of charge.  PRE-REGISTRATION is required.

Other Items 

Bulky Waste  Yes/$$$

Construction & Demo  Yes/$$$

Leaves & Yard Waste  No

Book Swap  Yes/Free