Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Fitchburg, Gardner, and Westminster Residents

2016 Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days Sponsored by Waste Management

Fitchburg/Westminster Landfill, 101 Fitchburg Road (RT 31S)** June 4, 2016 and November 5, 2016
Gardner Landfill, 744 West Street** June 11, 2016 and October 22, 2016

These are Saturdays from 9:00am to 12:00pm.

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)

The following SHOULD be brought to the Hazardous Household products collection:

*Check with recycling center, these items may be collected on a permanent basis.
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*

Please do not bring

Air fresheners/deodorizers Cosmetics medical, infectious waste Alkaline/carbon zinc batteries
Empty containers Nail polish Ammunition Expllosives
Oven cleaners, scouring powder Asbestos Fertizier w/out pesticides PCB's (tranformers, ballasts)
Car waxes/polishes Gall & window cloeaner Propane tanks, cylinders Latex products (ex. driveway sealers)
Smoke detectors (radioactive)