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What can I place place in the curbside 96 gallon recycle cart?

Click Recycle Often. Recycle Right to view what materials are wanted and what materials are not wanted in the recycle cart. All recycle materials must be free of food residue. Please rinse and empty all glass, tin, and recyclable plastic containers. Also, click Recyclable Papers List to view an updated list of papers to recycle.

Absolutely NO plastic bags, NO trash, NO yard waste, NO FOAM (Styrofoam), NO clothes, NO food, NO wood, NO electronics, etc..are allowed in the recycle cart.

What can I place in the curbside 64 gallon TRASH CART?

Trash carts are for household residential trash ONLY. The town asks for your compliance to keep MA State Waste Bans out of the trash cart.

Did you know?
Seventy five percent of what we no longer want or need IS recyclable, therefore trash can be drastically reduced by 75% !

What about stuff too big for the trash cart? more info coming shortly

If you find your trash is increasing, please call Doris Burtman at 781.255.9988 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it you must have a second trash cart, please call town hall at 781.762.1240. An application and fee are required at town hall for an additional trash cart.


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