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Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
Franklin County, Massachusetts 
 
Bernardston 

Transfer Station Information
Curbside Pickup No
Transfer Station Yes
     Location Nelson Drive, off South Merrifield Rd.
     Hours Thurs & Sat, 7 am - 5 pm
Per Bag Fee $2 per $33 gal. bag
Stickers/Bags Source Town Hall, general store, transfer station

General Recycling (Paper and Containers)

Other Recyclables
Pellet Bags  Yes
Free
Scrap Metal Yes Free
White Goods Yes $5 each
          with CFCs: Yes $12-15 each
Tires No
Bulky Waste Yes Fee per item; call for details
CRTs and TVs Yes $8 CRT; $10-$15 TVs
Construction/Demolition Yes Fee. Small residential amounts only.
Leaves/Yard Waste No
Food Composting No
Christmas Trees Yes
Brush No
Textiles/Clothing Yes Salvation Army box
Swap Yes

Hazardous Materials
Motor Oil Yes   1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
Oil filters Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
Anti-Freeze Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
Auto Batteries Yes
Household Batteries Yes
Paint Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter).
No latex.
Fluorescent Bulbs Yes
Ballasts Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
Thermometers Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
Thermostats Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
Switches Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)
20-lb BBQ Tanks Yes
Small  LP Tanks Yes $5 up to 20 lbs.
Larger LP Tanks Yes $10 if over 20 lbs.
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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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