Curbside Waste and Recycling

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 If you have any issues or questions regarding curbside trash and recycling, please call 525-5400 ext. 1103

*Weekly trash pick up first bag or barrel of trash at no charge (Maximum size barrel-35 gallons; 50 pounds max.)

*Excess trash disposed for $1.75/bag (33 gallon).Official Green Town Trash Bags available at local stores such as Walgreens, Big Y, Rocky’s, AW Browns, CVS.

* UNLIMITED amounts of recycling.

*See Helpful Links for recyclables not accepted at curbside.
*NO recycling in plastic bags, please put recyclables DIRECTLY in blue bins.
* For Curbside Trash and Recycling questions contact Recycling Coordinator at 413-525-5400 ext.1103.
*For Transfer Station Information, contact the DPW at 413-525-5400 ext. 1200
 * Dispose of dried latex paint with regular trash. To dry out paint, use kitty litter, sawdust, or Homax Waste Away Paint Hardener available at Home Depot, or Walmart.

*Blue Recycling Bins and recycling stickers are available at Town Hall for free at the Health Dept office.

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What Can I Recycle Curbside?

  • Beauty or food aerosol cans
  • Clear plastic hinged containers (clamshells)
  • Foil
  • Glass bottles, jars, tubs, jugs
  • Metal Cans
  • Milk and juice cartons
  • Plastic bottles, jars, jugs
  • Cardboard cut down to 2x2 pieces
  • Clean paper
  • Clean pizza boxes
  • Gift wrap and gift tissue paper
  • Greeting cards
  • Magazines/catalogs
  • Paperbacks and phonebooks
  • Paperboard
  • Shredded paper