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Hazardous Waste
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Franklin County Solid Waste District
Franklin County, Massachusetts 

Transfer Station Information
Curbside Pickup No
Transfer Station Yes
     Location 7 Charlemont Road, Colrain MA 01340
     Hours Sat. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  
Additional hours in summer only: 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

General Recycling (Paper and Containers)

Other Recyclables
Pellet Bags No May be brought to Greenfield transfer station.
Scrap Metal Yes
White Goods Yes $10 each
          with CFCs: Yes $10 each
Tires Yes $2 each, no rims
Bulky Waste Yes $5-10, depending on item
CRTs and TVs Yes $10 - $20; more if console TV with CRT
Construction/Demolition Yes $40 - $60 per cubic yard. ($20 minimum)
Leaves/Yard Waste No
Food Composting No
Christmas Trees No
Brush No
Textiles/Clothing  Yes  Salvation Army box
Swap No

Hazardous Materials
Motor Oil Yes   $1.50 per gal. 
Oil filters Yes $0.75 each
Anti-Freeze Yes $1 per gal.
Auto Batteries Yes
Household Batteries Yes
Paint Yes $5 per gallon, $1.50 per quart. No latex. 
Fluorescent Bulbs Yes
Ballasts Yes $5 each
Thermometers Yes Free
Thermostats Yes Free
Switches Yes Free
20-lb BBQ Tanks Yes $5
1-lb LP Tanks Yes $1
Larger LP Tanks Yes $10 if over 20 lbs.


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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