Residential Recycling Drop-Off Container

To reduce the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Recycling Drop-off Services will be by Appointment Only

Appointments can be scheduled by calling the Department of Public Works at (978) 674 - 4111

Recyclable Items

Please feel free to bring in the following CLEAN material for recycling:

  1. Aluminum & Tin Cans
  2. Glass Bottles and Jars with the lids reattached
  3. Cardboard and Paper (brochures, catalogs, junk mail, magazines, newspaper, office/computer paper, paperboard and even clean and empty pizza boxes!) Note: Large cardboard pieces must be flattened, do not bundle.
  4. Plastics Bottles, Jugs and Tubs (no plastic bags of ANY kind [produce bags, newspaper bags, bread bags, cereal bags, etc.])

Please do not bring any of the following:

  • Cartons (milk, juice and broth)
  • Bulky Plastic Items (ex. 5 gallon buckets, storage buckets)
  • Electronics
  • Plastic Bags
  • Styrofoam
  • Wood (shelves, boards, particle board, crates etc.)
  • Tetra Paks
  • Strapping

Leaving material outside the container(s) -on the ground, shall be considered ILLEGAL DUMPING and is punishable by fines of $200 to $300.