Hazardous Waste Disposal Day - Sept 25th
Your chance to dispose of household and yard chemicals responsibly!
Franklin County Hazardous Waste Collection Day on September 25th. This is your chance to responsibly dispose of a range of hazardous substances that may be lurking in your residence's cupboard or garden shed at no cost! It is a service offered by the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District. More information can be accessed at: http://www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/hazwasteday.html.
HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY
Next collection: Saturday, September 25, 2021
Collection sites at Greenfield Community College (GCC) and Orange Transfer Station
Online pre-registration for the 2021 collection will end on Friday, SEPTEMBER 17th.
CARS WITHOUT A REGISTRATION POSTCARD WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO UNLOAD.
|For residents and businesses in the following towns:
Athol, Barre*, Bernardston, Buckland, Charlemont, Colrain, Conway, Deerfield, Erving, Gill, Hawley, Heath, Leverett, Montague, New Salem, Northfield, Orange, Petersham, Phillipston, Rowe, Royalston, Shelburne, Sunderland*, Warwick, Wendell, Whately
*Residents of Barre and Sunderland must pay to participate.
You must PRE-REGISTER to participate. (Click the link in the previous sentence to open the registration form.) After registering, you will receive a postcard in the mail assigning you a time and giving you directions to the collection site. Please call our office if you haven't received a card within seven days of submitting your information.
Businesses will be charged for disposal cost. Call 413-772-2438 for business registration information.
We are planning our collection event with health and safety precautions. To participate you must: wear a mask, remain inside your vehicle, place all of your waste in the trunk, rear cargo area, or truck bed.
Materials not collected this year: auto batteries, household batteries, mercury thermostats, mercury thermometers. Most town transfer stations accept these items year-round.
Posted: to General Montague News on Mon, Aug 30, 2021
Updated: Mon, Aug 30, 2021