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 sponsored by the Health Department in partnership with the Public Works Department. If you have any questions, please call 781.762.1240 x 176.

The Fall Household Hazardous Waste and Recycling Day is
Saturday, September 23, 2017
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The Spring Household Hazardous Waste and Recycle Day is
Saturday, May 12, 2018. 

It is held at the 
Winter Street Compost Facility located at 370 Winter Street from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Some fees apply. Norwood residents only.
The Health Department mails out a newsletter a month before each HHW/Recycle Day event. Newsletters will be posted here when available.

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