The District invites you to use this website to find detailed information about recycling, hazardous waste disposal, composting, trash disposal, and other waste related topics. Information is categorized by topic as well as by town.
Some of the information on this site is specific to Franklin County, Massachusetts. Readers from elsewhere may have different recycling and disposal options available to them.
The Franklin County Solid Waste Management District provides this site as a public service. The District makes no claims or guarantees about the accuracy of the contents of this website and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in its content. No warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to this website or its links to other websites. Neither the District nor its employees or agents shall be liable for any loss or injury caused in whole or in part by use of this website or in reliance upon the information contained herein or linked hereto. You understand and agree that any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of this website is done at your own risk and discretion and that you will be solely responsible for any damages to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material.
The only information the District will obtain about you when you visit this site is the information you provide to it. The District's use and dissemination of the information you provide is governed by the Massachusetts Public Records Law, the Massachusetts Fair Information Practices Act, and laws relating to the confidentiality of tax, wage reporting and child support information. The District does not sell or rent information about its users, but it may share or exchange information in accordance with the above mentioned laws.