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Franklin County, Massachusetts 

Transfer Station Information
Curbside Pickup No
Transfer Station Yes
     Location 341 New Salem Road, Wendell MA 01379
     Hours Tuesday  noon - 6 p.m.
Saturday  7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Per Bag Fee $15 per year and $1.50 per bag
Stickers/Bags Source WRATS (Wendell Recycling & Transfer Station)

General Recycling (Paper and Containers)

Other Recyclables
Pellet Bags  Yes  Free
Scrap Metal Yes Free
White Goods Yes
          with CFCs: Yes $20
Tires Yes $3-4
Bulky Waste Yes Fee per item; call for details
CRTs and TVs Yes TVs: $5-25, CRTs: $5, other: $1
Construction/Demolition Yes $2/cubic foot
Leaves/Yard Waste No
Food Composting No
Christmas Trees No
Brush No
Textiles/Clothing Yes Salvation Army box
Swap Yes Transfer Station & Meeting House

Hazardous Materials
Motor Oil  No 
Oil filters No
Anti-Freeze No
Auto Batteries Yes
Household Batteries Yes
Paint No
Fluorescent Bulbs Yes
Ballasts Yes With PCBs: $5.  Without PCBs: free.
Thermometers Yes
Thermostats Yes
Switches No
20-lb BBQ Tanks Yes $5
Small  LP Tanks Yes $1
Larger LP Tanks No


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
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