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 Spring Household Hazardous Waste and Recycle Day is
Saturday, May 11, 2019 Newsletter

The Fall Household Hazardous Waste and Recycling Day is
Saturday, September 28, 2019.

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