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Franklin County, Massachusetts 

Curbside Pickup No
Transfer Station Yes
     Location 341 New Salem Road
     Hours Tuesday  noon - 5:50 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)
Town website https://www.wendellmass.us/governance/wrats.html

General Recycling (Paper and Containers)

Transfer Station Information
Scrap Metal Yes Free
White Goods Yes Free
          with freon Yes Fee. See town website
Tires Yes Fee. See town website
Bulky Waste Yes Fee. See town website
Monitors, TVs, and electronics Yes Fee. See town website
Construction/Demolition Yes Fee. See town website
Leaves/Yard Waste No
Food Composting Yes Free
Christmas Trees No
Brush No
Books, VHS, DVDs, cassettes, tapes Yes Roundabout book bin
Textiles/Clothing Yes Salvation Army box
Swap Yes Transfer Station & Meeting House

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


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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