Abington

Abington
Abington

Recycling in Abington

Abington has a mandatory weekly automated curbside recycling and trash program.

All recyclables are collected together SINGLE STREAM without the need to separate items. Do not bag recyclables. Abington collects clean paper, cardboard, bottles and rigid containers. Make sure you are recycling the right way.

Other items can be taken to:
(See list below)

ABINGTON COMPOST SITE AND
RECYCLING PROGRAM
171 Groveland Street
Abington, MA

Below is an Abington recycling guide for all of those other items than cannot be collected through regular pickup.

Contact Information

ABINGTON COMPOST SITE AND RECYCLING PROGRAM
171 Groveland St. – Abington

OPEN
April – November
Saturdays
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

MISSED PICKUP
Board of Health
781-982-2119

HAZARDOUS WASTE COORDINATOR
Board of Health
781-982-2119

HAZARDOUS PRODUCT DISPOSAL
SSRC
781-329-8318

SSRC BOARD MEMBER
Angela Dahlstrom
Recycling Education and Compliance Officer

Marty Golightly
Board of Health
Health Agent

Links

Automated Curbside Program
Compost/Recycling Center

Abington Recycling Guide

If you don’t see an item here that you need to recycle, dispose of, or for other recycling options, visit the following pages:

RECYCLING A-Z
RECYCLING HOW-TO
WASTE BAN REGULATIONS
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS MATERIAL ACCEPTED
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS MATERIAL NOT ACCEPTED

Materials for Recycling Bin (do not bag)

MATERIALSINCLUDEINSTRUCTIONS
Aluminum and Steel CansEmpty and Rinse
CartonsNo longer accepted
GlassBottle and JarsEmpty and Rinse
PaperNewspaper
Magazines
Junk mail
Flattened Cardboard
EXCLUDE:
Paper towels
Tissues
Dirty food containers
PlasticKitchen
Laundry
Bath: Bottles and Containers
Empty, Rinse and Replace Cap

EXCLUDE:
Plastic bags

Materials to be taken to Abington Compost Site, 171 Groveland St.

MATERIALSINCLUDEINSTRUCTIONS
Air Conditioners$10 each
Mattresses$20
ComputersComputers
Monitors
Accessories
$10 each set
Microwaves$5 each
Printers$3 each
Propane Tanks$3 each
TelevisionsUp to 27″ – $15 each
27″ – 40″ – $25 each
Projection TVs – $30 each

Materials to be Disposed of Properly

MATERIALSINCLUDEINSTRUCTIONS
Motor and Fuel Oil, Tires, Auto Batteries Take to Advanced Auto Parts or Autozone, Sullivan Tire or HHW collection
Electronics
Compost Site or:
Best Buy – 3 units per day
Staples
Dell
Hewlett Packard
Office Depot
PC Trading

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