SOUTH SHORE RECYCLING COOPERATIVE

 

 
 
 

Duxbury Recycling Guide

Your town collects clean paper, cardboard, bottles and rigid containers in a 'single stream'.  To make sure you are recycling the right way - click here

To learn about other recycling & disposal options visit Recycling A - Z & Hazardous Waste. 


TOO GOOD for the TRASH:

RECYCLE

PREPARATIONINCLUDEEXCLUDE

 SCRAP METAL

APPLIANCES

BULKY

remove glass panes, appliance doors, fluids

see attendant

large metal items: bikes, grills, etc.

Stoves, refrigerators, microwaves, etc.  fees

mattresses, upholstery, tables, bureaus fees

mattresses, upholstery, tables, bureaus fees

Plumbing fixtures, construction/demolition - fees

propane tanks (see below)

TVs, computers (see below)

YARD WASTE loose or in PAPER bags

leaves, grass, twigs

brush less than 6" thick, 3' long

no plastic bags or anything else

branches greater than 6" thick, 3' long

TOO GOOD for the TRASH

 COLLECTION AREAS    

BOOKS

for education in developing countries 

Hands Across The Water container hard cover books, textbooks, encyclopedias  

REUSABLE 

Labeled bins

clothing, shoes, linens mattresses, electronics

Boutique

household items in GOOD condition

 

TOO BAD for the TRASH See RTS attendant

Bring mercury thermometers and other mercury items to the Transfer Station shed.  

 
Items other than lamps are also accepted at Duxbury's HHW Collection Event Visit Recycling A - Z for other options.
AUTOMOTIVE

straight motor oil

antifreeze

car batteries car tires all other to Hazardous Waste Collection Event
 ELECTRONICS

computers

TVs

peripherals

stereos

phones, copiers  non-alkaline batteries

MERCURY

HAZARDOUS

thermometers

thermostats

fluorescent tubes

oil based paint

9am - noon

3rd Saturday

April, June, September, November

propane tanks