Transfer Station

The Town Of East Longmeadow offers access to our Transfer Station located at 170 Somers Road for items that do not belong at curbside. Please take note of items not accepted at the Transfer Station and see below for disposal. 


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Small Batteries and Bulbs are accepted at the Somers Road Transfer Station, please give to the attendant. Because they contain mercury and other hazardous materials, please recycle!


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Items that are not accepted can be recycled within Western Massachusetts.

  • Vehicle Batteries- AAA Great Battery Roundup Program , Earth911 , repair shops.
  • Extra Trash- Purchase pay-as-you-throw bags at local retailers.
  • Extra Recyclables- Unlimited recycling for bottles/cans and paper/cardboard at curbside pickup.
  • Hazardous Waste- Call 525-5400 x1103 for next HHW event. 
  • Paint- Dry latex paint pickup with curbside trash. Oil based paints can be disposed of at the HHW event.
  • Food waste and vegetative material- Map of sites accepting food materials
  • Propane Tanks- Many retail dealers take back 5 pound steel tanks at no charge. 
  • Oil Tank recycling- Oil Tank Removal
  • Construction and Demolition Waste- Valley Recycling
  • Tires- Most tire stores will take back tires for free. Other resources- Tire Recycling Facilities
  • Stumps- Contact any local Tree Service company.
  • Used shingles- Call incorporated Industries Recycling Center- 860-242-0150- $15 per half yard, $30 per yard