Per the Department of Environmental Protection's Municipal Solid Waste regulations, certain items cannot be mixed with trash that is picked up curbside or dropped at the Transfer Station. Some of these items can be dropped off separately at the Transfer Station for recycling and proper disposal; click here for more information.
The following list of items cannot be put in orange town trash bags or curbside recycling bins:
Oil Based Paint
Lithium, Nickel Cadmium and Button Batteries
Mercury Based Products - Flourescent bulbs
Some Inorganic Materials
Roofing and Asbestos
Organic and Bio Hazard Material
For more information on banned waste, curbside trash, kitchen composting or recycling, please call 978-526-1242.