Trash & Recycling

Buy Recycled Policy

Transfer Station Information

New Hauler & Recycling Regulations

Community Composting:  outdoor bins $20 & indoor pails $5

Baystate Medical Center Medication & Sharps Kiosk

Programs, Information & Resources


  • Weekly trash pick up, starts at 7 a.m.
  • First bag or barrel of trash at no charge (max. volume 35-gallon/max. weight 50 lbs.)
  • Anything over 35 gallons needs to be placed in Official Town trash bags, available at local stores.  Excess trash disposed for $1.75/bag (33 gallon). 
  • Textile Recycling bin located behind the Fire Station.
  • For Sharps Disposal Program information, contact the Health Department at 413-525-5400 ext. 1103.
  • Information about Mass DEP's community recycling resources https://recyclesearch.com/profile/ma
  • "What Do I Do With ... ?"  click here for an A-Z Disposal Guide containing local and national resources to help reuse, recycle & properly dispose of hundreds of items! https://tinyurl.com/RRRS-2017
  • For information on mattress disposal please visit https://www.tuck.com/mattress-disposal
If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact the Health Department:
by phone:  413-525-5400 ext 1103
by e-mail:  health.department@eastlongmeadowma.gov
or find us on Facebook and Twitter @elonghealthdept

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