SOUTH SHORE RECYCLING COOPERATIVE

 

 
 
 

Weymouth 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. 

 

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BULKY

APPLIANCES

SCRAP METAL

By appointment - 1 item/week

Call 781-233-2211 to schedule pickup

remove glass panes, fluids

mattresses

furniture

stoves, refrigerators, etc.

large metal items: bikes, grills, windows, wiring, etc.  

propane tanks

TVs/ computers

engines, oil tanks, exhaust systems

YARD WASTE

Picked up at curb frequently, click here for schedule

May also be brought to Hollis Street April - October , M-F 8am - 3pm, Saturday 9am - 1pm

in labeled container, or in PAPER bags

leaves, grass clippings, hedge clippings

brush 1" or smaller in diameter

Christmas trees picked up curbside in January

no plastic bags or anything else not specified

no diseased plants

 

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ELECTRONICS  see attendant computers, TVs, a/v equipment, phones, copiers  
AUTOMOTIVE  see attendant straight motor oil, tires, car batteries other fluids to HHW Collection Event
MERCURY  disposal in trash is prohibited by law; toxic; bring to DPW office thermometers, thermostats, products with heavy silver liquid  see below for swap information

fluorescent tubes to HHW Collection Event;

compact fluorescents

PAINT - non-latex only see attendant oil based paint latex paint

COOKING OIL

do not mix with other fluids or put down drain

bring to DPW in labeled containers used cooking oil  

BOOKS, MEDIA

Proceeds benefit local organizations

Got Books container to left of DPW building hard cover books, commercial CDs, DVDs, video games, VHS tapes  

TEXTILES

Proceeds benefit local organizations

Textile container to left of DPW bldg clothing, shoes, linens, small rugs, stuffed animals