Hazardous Waste Day

 - Dates -


There are two Household Hazardous Waste Days provided by the City of Lowell in 2021

Saturday June 12th 8a-12n 
Saturday Oct 2nd 8a-12n

LIMIT 120 visitors... one car per family/household/address.

 Lowell Residents can attend any of these reciprocal events listed below:

DATE

COMMUNITY

LOCATION

HOURS

Notes

March 27, 2021

Maynard

Public Works Highway Garage 38 Winter Street, 01754

8 –12

$50 per car load. Checks payable to “Town of Maynard or Debit/Credit cards accepted. Restrictions: Each resident must stay in their car, wear a mask, and the staff will unload the vehicle.

April 17, 2021

North Andover

Recycling Center TBI/North Side 210 Holt Road, 01845

12 - 1

Non-residents of North Andover arrive only between 12-1pm Checks only

April 24, 2021

Chelmsford

DPW

9 Alpha Rd.01826

9 - 1

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Chelmsford’

$50/carload

April 24, 2021

Wayland

DPW

66 River Road, 01778

8-12

Pre-register beginning in April at www.wayland.ma.us/health-department Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’. ** Not accepted below

May 1, 2021

Dracut

DPW

833 Hildreth Street, 01826

8 - 12

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Dracut’ # Not accepted below

May 8, 2021

Natick

DPW

75 West Street, 01760

9 - 12

Call to register, (508) 647-6460

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’ ^^Not accepted below

May 8, 2021

Westford

Westford Highway Garage

28 North Street, 01886

1 - 2

Pre-registration by May 1st is required.Call Andy at 978-692-1582 (7am-7pm)

Checks only payable to ‘Town of Westford’. @ Not accepted below

May 22, 2021

Winchester

DPW

15 Lake Street, 01890

9 - 1

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Winchester’

June 12, 2021

Andover

Municipal Service Facility/DPW 5 Campanelli Drive, 01810

12 - 1

Registration opens 4weeks before the event at www.andoverma.gov/HHW. Pricing confirmed at registration. Non-residents arrive only  between  12-1pm. Each resident must stay in their car, wear a mask, and the staff will unload the vehicle. Cash or checks made payable to the ‘Town of Andover’

June 12, 2021

Lowell

DPW

1365 Middlesex St, 01851

8 - 12

Call to register, (978) 674-4309

Payment via Debit/Credit cards only

June 12, 2021

Methuen

Transfer Station Huntington Ave, 01844

11 - 12

Non-residents of Methuen arrive only between 11-12pm Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

August 28, 2021

Tyngsborough - Dunstable

Highway  Department 87 Kendall Road, 01879

9 – 1

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

September 11,

2021

Wayland

DPW

66 River Road, 01778

8-12

Pre-register at www.wayland.ma.us/health-department

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

October 2, 2021

Lowell

DPW

1365 Middlesex St, 01851

8 - 12

Call to register, (978) 674-4309 Payment via Debit/Credit cards only

October 9, 2021

North Andover

Recycling Center TBI/North Side 210 Holt Road, 01845

12-1

Non-residents of North Andover arrive only between 12-1pm Checks only

October 16,

2021

Needham

DPW

470 Dedham Avenue, 02492

8 – 12

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

October 30,

2021

Chelmsford

DPW,

9 Alpha Rd,01826

9 - 1

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Chelmsford

$50/carload

TBD

Tewksbury




TBD

Carlisle

59 Morse Road, 01741




- Event Description -

Household hazardous waste day events are opportunities for residents to remove household hazardous waste from their home and prevent this waste from going in the trash - which is illegal.


- Fee Schedule -

The following items are accepted for a FEE:
  • $15 each: Passenger Tires (off rim)
  • $40 each: TV / Monitor /Console - any size
  • Household Chemicals $2 / lb or gal
  • Automotive Fluids $2 / lb or gal
  • Paints $2 / gal

Fee Items

Household Chemicals Paint Automotive
Poisons Lead paint
Degreasers
Herbicide /Pesticide / Fungicide Oil-based Paint Passenger Tires (off rim)
Pool Chemicals Stain / Varnish Gasoline / Brake / Transmission Fluids
Ammonia / Bleach Thinner / Solvents / Strippers Antifreeze / oil (mixed)
Photo Chemicals Furniture / Floor & Metal Polish
Radiator Flush
Drano / Cleaners Latex/acrylic paint is not accepted
Flammable Liquids    
Acids (corrosives, i.e. cesspool cleaners) Electronic Waste Mattress & Box Springs ($30 ea)
Aerosols cans (with product) DVD, VCR, CV, DVR, VHS
Hobby supplies (rubber cement, airplane glue, etc.) TV / Monitors / CPU / Laptop
Nail Polish Remover / Hair Dye Microwave Oven ($22)
Whiteners / Brighteners A/C, Dehumidifier, Water Cooler ($25)

- Free Items -

  • Used Waste/Motor Oil
  • Lead-Acid Batteries (auto, motorcycle, security alarm, etc.)
  • Empty or Partially Empty Propane Tanks (1 lb & 20 lbs.)
  • Hypodermic Needles (aka Sharps) - In puncture proof containers.
  • Mercury and Mercury devices, including Compact Florescent Lamps (CFLs), Linear Bulbs (e.g., 4, 6, and 8 foot bulbs), Thermometers, Thermostats, and Hg Switches
  • Batteries (including all rechargeable, specialty, and button batteries); note that Alkaline Batteries (regular A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9 Volt) are not considered hazardous and may be disposed of with your regular trash
  • Cell Phones (with or without chargers / accessories)

- Hazardous

 

Waste Items We Do Not Accept 

  • Alkaline Batteries -These go in the regular trash
  • Asbestos
  • Commercial, Construction, or Industrial Waste
  • Explosives, Fireworks, or Ammunition
  • Latex Paint
  • Smoke Detectors -These go in the regular trash
  • Radioactive Waste
  • Infectious and Biological Waste



Notifications


To receive notifications of alternative event / day please download our free smartphone App, called "LowellRecycle." Enter your address and you will receive Updates/Alerts when made available. 

Furniture / Floor & Metal Polish
Recycling Center TBI/North Side
210 Holt Rd, 01845