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Ma State Waste Bans 310 CMR 19.017

MA Department of Environmental Protection (MA DEP) began issuing
State Waste Bans Regulations in 1990. Every town and city and business in the State of MA is required to comply with State Waste Bans 310 CMR 19.017.

Click State Waste Bans to be redirected to DEP's web page.

Click WM Waste Ban picture chart to view Ma State Waste Bans in a picture format.

Businesses needing recycling assistance, please click RecyclingWorks in Ma or call 1 888 254 5525.

To read more about DEP and what's new in recycling, please visit DEP Recycling web page/

The following materials cannot be place in the trash or recycling carts.


1. Start a composting area in your back yard. Residents can purchase the Earth Machine compost unit at the Norwood Board of Health for just $20.00. Board of Health is located at Town Hall; phone number is 781.762.1240 and ask for Board of Health. Earth Machine compost units are made with 50% post consumer recycled materials.To learn more about composting and how to compost, please click Earth Machine.

2. Place leave and yard waste in paper leaf bags for weekly curbside pick up by DPW (April through November.)

3. Drop off yard debris at the Winter Street Composting Site (370 Winter Street) Saturdays only. Residential permit required. Call DPW at 781.762.1413 for more information.

1. Drop off at the Winter Street Compost Site. Residential permit required. Call DPW 781.762.1413.
2. Drop off at Allied Recycling in Walpole. Allied will pay you the current value of scrap metals. Call 508.668.8699.

1. Go to
Click Lead acid recycling take back stores to drop off your lead acid battery to the stores listed.
2. Bring it to Fall Recycle Day, Saturday, September 26th from 8am to 11am

1.Call Recycling Works, if you need assistance for your business or institution or just yourself @ 888.254.5525 or email them at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
2. Go to for more information on any recycling topic

CATHODE RAY TUBES: TV's, computer screens
1. Curbside pick up is $25. Call DPW @781.762.1413
2.Go to
3. Fall Recycle Day, September 26, 2015 from 8am to 11am. Some fees apply

Please call Mass RecycleWorks at 1.888.254.5525 or go to
Please go to the Public Works page under Bulky Disposal Policy page

Or go to to locate drop off programs for hard to manage materials.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 October 2015 11:23

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