SOUTH SHORE RECYCLING COOPERATIVE

 

 
 
 

Rockland 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 - DROP OFF RECYCLEPREPARATION INCLUDEEXCLUDE

YARD WASTE

Composted into soil amendment, available to residents

loose or in PAPER bags

leaves, grass clippings

branches less than 3" thick

plastic bags

branches over 3" thick

anything else not specified

BULKY    

Fees apply to some items

  mattresses, furniture, homeowner construction waste no commercial waste
APPLIANCES remove glass panes, fluids stoves, refrigerators,  etc. engines, oil tanks, exhaust systems

SCRAP METAL

See attendant for propane tanks

remove appliance doors  large metal items: bikes, grills, windows, wiring, etc.    

ELECTRONICS  

Fees apply to some items

 

Computers, TVs, copiers

A/V equipment, phones

 

AUTOMOTIVE  

Fees apply to some items

  straight motor oil, tires, car batteries other fluids to HHW Collection Event or retailer
MERCURY  disposal in trash is prohibited by law fluorescent tubes, thermometers/ thermostats  Bring your mercury-containing products to the Board of Health during regular hours.

BOOKS

Proceeds benefit local organizations

Big Hearted Books container hard cover books, commercial CDs, DVDs, video games, VHS tapes  

CLOTHING

Proceeds benefit charity, Town

Salvation Army

Big Hearted Books containers

clothing, shoes, household items in good condition