Egg Cartons

Clear, molded plastic egg cartons (“clamshells”) are recyclable with bottles & cans. Paper & Styrofoam egg cartons are not recyclable. Compost ripped-up paper cartons at home or through municipal compost programs at the transfer stations in Bernardston, Charlemont, Colrain, Conway, Deerfield, Greenfield, Leverett, Montague, New Salem, Northfield, Orange, Shelburne, Warwick, Wendell & Whately. Consider donating egg cartons to backyard chicken farmers, or search online for creative tips using “recycling or reusing egg cartons.”

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