FRANKLIN COUNTY
HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY

Next collection: October 1, 2016 

Collection sites at GCC and Orange Transfer Station

Pre-registration required! 


For residents and businesses in the following towns:
Athol, Barre, Bernardston, Buckland, Charlemont, Colrain, Conway, Deerfield, Erving, Gill*, Hawley, Heath, Leverett, Montague, New Salem, Northfield, Orange*, Petersham, Phillipston, Rowe, Royalston, Shelburne, Sunderland*, Warwick, Wendell, Whately
*Residents of Gill, Orange, and Sunderland must pay to participate.

You must PRE-REGISTER to participate. Online pre-registration for the 2016 collection will begin on Aug. 25th and end on Sept. 26th. After registering, you will receive a postcard in the mail assigning you a time and giving you directions to the collection site. Please call our office if you haven't received a card within five business days of submitting your information. 

Businesses will be charged for disposal cost.
Call 413-772-2438 for business registration information.


 
WHAT TO BRING
Any substance labeled:
CAUSTIC, TOXIC, CORROSIVE, 
POISON, FLAMMABLE, WARNING, DANGER, CAUTION
ANTIFREEZE
ARTS & CRAFTS SUPPLIES
ASPHALT SEALER
AUTOMOBILE BATTERIES
BATTERIES: BUTTON or RECHARGEABLE
BRAKE FLUID

CARBURETOR CLEANER
CHEMISTRY KITS
CREOSOTE
DEGREASERS
DRAIN CLEANERS
ENGINE DEGREASER
FLEA POWDER
FLUORESCENT LIGHTS
FUNGICIDES
FURNITURE POLISH
GASOLINE
GAS TREATMENTS

HERBICIDES
INSECT SPRAYS
KEROSENE
LIGHTER FLUID

MERCURY THERMOMETERS
MERCURY THERMOSTATS
METAL POLISH
MOTHBALLS
MURIATIC ACID
NO-PEST STRIPS
OVEN CLEANERS

PAINT: OIL-BASED or LEAD ONLY (NO
     LATEX)
PAINT THINNERS
PESTICIDES
PHOTO CHEMICALS
POOL CHEMICALS
RADIATOR FLUSHER
RODENT KILLERS
ROOFING TAR
ROOT KILLERS
RUST PROOFERS

SEALANTS
SOLVENTS
SPOT REMOVER
STAINS
TOILET CLEANERS
TRANSMISSION FLUID
UPHOLSTERY CLEANER
USED MOTOR OIL

VARNISH
WOOD STRIPPERS 
WOOD PRESERVATIVES

WHAT NOT TO BRING

LATEX PAINT, ASBESTOS, GAS CYLINDERS, RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL, EMPTY CONTAINERS FROM HAZARDOUS PRODUCTS, EXPLOSIVES INCLUDING AMMUNITION AND FIREWORKS

This project is sponsored by the Franklin County Solid Waste District.
For more information call: 413-772-2438


 
 

Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
50 Miles Street
Greenfield, MA 01301
Tel: (413) 772-2438
MA Relay for the hearing impaired: 711 or 1-800-439-2370 (TTY/TDD)
Fax: (413) 772-3786
Staff email addresses  
 
 

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