Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Gardner & Fitchburg/Westminster Landfill
2017 Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days Sponsored by Waste Management, for residents of Fitchburg, Gardner and Westminster.
- Fitchburg/Westminster Landfill, 101 Fitchburg Road (RT 31S)** June 24, 2017 and November 11, 2017
- Gardner Landfill, 744 West Street** July 1, 2017 and October 14, 2017
REGISTRATION NO LONGER REQUIRED, any questions may be directed to Frank Sepiol, Environmental Protection Manager at (978) 355-6821 (Office) or (413) 519-3916 (cell)
Leominster DPW Yard
Gardner residents may also participate in the Leominster Household Hazardous Waste Collection. For information about the Leominster pick-up schedule, visit this website.
Registration is no longer required, however proof of residency will be necessary at the site.
Vehicles will be taken in turn, beginning at 9 a.m.
Fifty gallons of material maximum per vehicle however only 5 gallons of gasoline per vehicle.
To transport your materials safely: Leave materials in original containers. DO NOT mix chemicals. Use sturdy boxes, not bags, to pack your material. DO NOT smoke near the material.
Contractor reserves the right to reject unacceptable material.
|Antifreeze*||DDT||Furniture Polish||Motor oil*|
|Rodent Killers||Art/photography Supplies||Disinfectants||Gasoline|
|Moth balls||Septic tank cleaners||Automotive fluids||Dry gas|
|Herbicides||Muriatic acid||Spot removers/solvent||Button batteries*|
|Drain cleaners||Insect pump spray||Pesticids||Thermostats*|
|Car batteries*||Engin degreaser||Kersoene||Toitlet bowl cleaners|
|Crosote||Flea killers||Lead acid batteries*||Rechargeable batteries|
|Varnishes||Chemistry sets||Fluorescent bulbs*Metal polish||Nickel-Cadmium*|
|Air fresheners/deodorizers||Cosmetics||Medical, infectious waste||Alkaline/carbon zinc batteries|
|Empty containers||Nail polish||Ammunition||Explosives|
|Oven cleaners, scouring powder||Asbestos||Fertizier w/out pesticides||PCB's (tranformers, ballasts)|
|Car waxes/polishes||Glass & window cleaner||Propane tanks, cylinders||Latex products (ex. driveway sealers)|
|Smoke detectors (radioactive)|