Household Hazardous Waste & Recycling Days

The Town collects Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and other non curbside recyclable materials twice a year. The biannual collection events are coordinated by the Health Department in partnership with the Public Works Department. If you have any questions, please call the Health Department at 781.762.1240 x 176.

The Spring Household Hazardous Waste and Recycle Day is 
Saturday, May 9, 2020. - CANCELED
See NEDT for Residential hazardous waste drop off

The Fall Household Hazardous Waste and Recycling Day is
Saturday, September 26, 2020.

It is held at the 
Winter Street Recycling Facility located at 370 Winter Street from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Some fees apply. Norwood residents only. Newsletters with collection information are sent to residents in their light bills the month before the collection day.

Please go to to find a recycling/disposal for hard to manage materials.
For information on Mercury disposal and clean-up see Keep Mercury From Rising
Public Works Department, Winter Street Composting Facility Information