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Franklin County Solid Waste District
Franklin County, Massachusetts 

Curbside Pickup No
Transfer Station Yes
     Location 7 Charlemont Road, Colrain MA 01340
     Hours Sat. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  
Additional hours, 5/1 to 10/1: Tues. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Per Bag Fee $2 per 33 gal; $1 per 15 gal
Stickers/Bags Source Transfer Station, Pine Hill Orchards
Town website colrain-ma.gov/p/26/Highway-and-Transfer-Station

General Recycling (Paper and Containers)

Transfer Station Information
Scrap Metal Yes Free
White Goods Yes Fee.  See town website
          with freon Yes Fee.  See town website
Tires Yes Fee.  See town website
Bulky Waste Yes Fee.  See town website
Monitors, TVs, electronics Yes Fee.  See town website
Construction/Demolition Yes Fee.  See town website
Leaves/Yard Waste No Greenfield Transfer Station
Food Composting No Greenfield Transfer Station
Christmas Trees No Greenfield Transfer Station
Brush No Greenfield Transfer Station
Textiles/Clothing  Yes  Salvation Army box
Swap No
Books Yes

Hazardous Materials      Regional Information
Motor Oil Yes   www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersitefees.html
Oil filters Yes www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersitefees.html
Anti-Freeze Yes www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersitefees.html
Auto Batteries Yes Fee. See town website.
Household Batteries Yes Free
Paint  No latex.  Yes www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersitefees.html 
Fluorescent Bulbs Yes www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersitefees.html
Ballasts Yes www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersitefees.html
Thermometers Yes Free
Thermostats Yes Free
Switches Yes Free
20-lb BBQ Tanks Yes Fee.  See town website
Small  LP Tanks Yes Fee.  See town website
Larger LP Tanks Yes Fee.  See town website


Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
117 Main St. , 2nd Floor
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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