CHaRM - Center for Hard To Recycle Materials

⇒ There are no CHaRM events on the 2019 calendar ⇐ 

Location: Department of Public Works - 1365 Middlesex St, Lowell, MA 01851
Time: 8 AM - Noon 
FREE Items
  • 25# & 1 Lb (camping) Propane tanks & helium tanks ​
  • Linear & Compact Florescent Lamps (CFLs) ​
  • Medical Sharps (in puncture proof container) [incl. veterinary]
  • Rechargeable Batteries (Ni-Cd, Li-Ion, Ni-MH, Ni-ZN, etc.) ​
  • Thermometers / Thermostats [& elemental Hg] ​
  • Waste Motor Oil {no mix} (limited to pints and quarts; max. 5 gal)
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Button batteries (watch, key fob, hearing aid, etc.)
  • Textiles [clothing] {dry/clean, worn/torn} (towels, sheets, bedding, etc.)
  • Eye Glasses (prescription, reading, etc)
  • Ink & Toner cartridges 

Do NOT bring Medication, Ammo, Fireworks, Asbestos and NO Styrofoam!

NO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE!

Charm Fee Items
Automotive
​Antifreeze
​Auto Battery
Passenger Tire (off rim)
 ​
$2/gal
​$5 ea
$10 ea
Appliances
​With Freon (A/C, Dehumidifier, fridge, freezer)
​Without Freon (washer, dryer, oven, dishwasher)
 
​Sm $20 / Lg $22
​Sm $15 / Lg $17
Electronic Waste
​DVD, VCR, CD, DVR, VHS
​TV / Monitor / CPU 
​Microwave Oven
 
​$10 ea
​Sm $20 / Lg $25
​$15 ea
Bulky Item
​Mattress / Box Spring

$30.00 ea

Download our free Smartphone App "LowellRecycle" & enter your address to receive alerts/updates regarding the fee items! ​ ​