Household Hazardous Waste Collection Network 2022 Schedule

Tewksbury has joined Clean Harbor's Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Network. Tewksbury residents are welcomed at each town listed below during their Household Hazardous Waste Day. Please contact the Host with any questions or concerns. Please Note: Each Hazardous Waste Day Host has different items accepted.

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DATE

 

COMMUNITY

 

LOCATION

NON-

RESIDENT

HOURS

 

Notes

April 9, 2022

Wayland

DPW

66 River Road, 01778

8-12

Pre-register beginning in April at www.wayland.ma.us/health-department 

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’.  ** Not accepted below

April 16, 2022

Maynard

Public Works Highway Garage

38 Winter Street, 01754

8 –12

$50 per car load. Checks payable to “Town of Maynard” or Debit/Credit cards accepted. No cash.

April 23, 2022

Chelmsford

DPW

9 Alpha Rd.01826

9 - 1

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Chelmsford’

$50/carload

April 30, 2022

Natick

DPW 

75 West Street, 01760

9 - 12

Call to register, (508) 647-6460

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’ ^^Not accepted below

May 7, 2022

Winchester

DPW

15 Lake Street, 01890

9 - 12

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Winchester’

May 7, 2022

Andover

Municipal Service Facility/DPW

5 Campanelli Drive, 01810

12 - 1

Registration opens 4 weeks before event; visit Andoverma.gov/SpecialCollections for info. Non-residents must arrive during the 12pm - 1pm timeslot.  Cash, or checks made payable to the ‘Town of Andover’. Each resident must stay in their car, wear a mask, and the staff will unload the vehicle.

May 14, 2022

Westford

Westford Highway Garage

28 North Street, 01886

1 - 2

Pre-registration by May 1st is required.Call Elizabeth at 978-273-5042 (9am-5pm)

Checks only payable to ‘Town of Westford’. @ Not accepted belowMa

June 11, 2022

 

Lowell

DPW

1365 Middlesex St, 01851

8 - 12

Sign up at https://www.lowellma.gov/1305/SWR-Events 

Payment via Debit/Credit cards only. 

June 25, 2022

Methuen

Transfer Station 

Huntington Ave, 01844

11 - 12

Non-residents of Methuen arrive only between 11-12pm

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

July 9, 2022

Dracut

DPW

833 Hildreth Street, 01826

8 - 12

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Dracut’ # Not accepted below

Aug 6, 2022

Tewksbury

Tewksbury Senior Center, 175 Chandler Street, 01876

11-12

Non-residents of Tewksbury arrive only between 11-12pm

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Tewksbury’

Sep 24, 2022

 

Tyngsborough - Dunstable

Highway Department

87 Kendall Road, 01879

9 – 12:30

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

https://www.tyngsboroughma.gov/departments/inspectional-services/health/trash-and-recycling/

TBD

Wayland

DPW

66 River Road, 01778

8-12

Pre-register at www.wayland.ma.us/health-department 

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

October 1, 2022

Lowell

DPW

1365 Middlesex St, 01851

8 - 12

Sign up at https://www.lowellma.gov/1305/SWR-Events 

Payment via Debit/Credit cards only. 

October 29, 2022

Chelmsford

DPW, 

9 Alpha Rd,01826

9 - 1

Checks only, payable to ‘Town of Chelmsford

$50/carload

TBD

North Andover

Recycling Center TBI/North Side

210 Holt Road, 01845

   12-1

Non-residents of North Andover arrive only between 12-1pm

Checks only

TBD

Needham

DPW

470 Dedham Avenue, 02492

8 – 12

Checks only, payable to ‘Clean Harbors’

                                                                                                                                                                                          Version 04-25-2022

 

What Hazardous Products Can I Bring?

 

 

General Household Materials

  • Acids (corrosives) 
  • Aerosol cans (excluding empty cans) 
  • Art supplies 
  • Batteries - Alkaline batteries manufactured before 1994 and all NiCad, button, zinc and lithium batteries   **, ^^, # 
  • Chemistry set chemicals 
  • Fiberglass resins 
  • Furniture, floor, metal polishes and strippers 
  • Hobby supplies (rubber cement, airplane glue etc.) 
  • Mercury containing devices (switches, thermostats, fluorescent lamps, compact fluorescent bulbs (energy efficient bulbs), broken fluorescent bulbs, thermometers, blood pressure equipment) ^^, @ 
  • Moth balls/crystals 
  • Oil paint and paint thinners, varnish, stain and shellac (no Latex Paint is allowed)  
  • Paint Strippers 
  • Photography chemicals 
  • Rug and upholstery cleaners 
  • Solvent adhesives 
  • Turpentine and other paint solvents 
  • Wood preservatives

Bathroom Products

  • Hair dye 
  • Nail polish & Nail polish remover 
  • Toilet cleaners


Laundry Materials

  • Brighteners 
  • Chlorine bleach 
  • Spot removers 
  • Spray starch 
  • Whiteners


Kitchen Materials

  • Drain cleaners 
  • Lighter fluids 
  • Oven cleaners

 

Lawn and Garden Materials

  • Cesspool cleaners (corrosives) 
  • Flammable liquids/Gasoline 
  • Flea and tick powders 
  • Fire starters ^^
  • Fungicides 
  • Herbicides 
  • Insecticides 
  • No-pest strips 
  • Pesticides 
  • Poisons 
  • Pool chemicals 
  • Propane tanks, empty or partially empty, up to 20 lbs*, **, ^^, #, @

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*    May be additional cost. Contact community for more information.             

**  Not collected in Wayland      

^^ Not collected in Natick

   Not collected in Dracut

@ Not collected in Westford

 

Automotive Products

  • Antifreeze 
  • Batteries (autos, motorcycles, etc.)*, **,^^
  • Brake fluid 
  • Carburetor cleaner 
  • Oil - used **, ^^, #, @
  • Radiator flush 
  • Solvents and degreasers 
  • Tire cleaners 
  • Transmission fluid 
  • Waste fuels (gasoline, kerosene, etc.)

 

 

Do Not Bring:

  • Ammunition, Fireworks, Explosives 
  • Asbestos 
  • Commercial hazardous waste  
  • Construction waste/building materials  
  • CRT's, CPU's, computer monitors, television sets etc.  
  • Empty aerosol cans 
  • Fire extinguishers 
  • Gas cylinders (other than propane)*  
  • Infectious or biological wastes - medical waste can be dropped off on scheduled collection days
  • Latex Paint - dried out latex paint can be disposed of with your regular trash curbside
  • Medicines or syringes - medical waste can be dropped off on scheduled collection days
  • PCB's  
  • Radioactive materials  
  • Smoke Detectors 
  • Tires

 

*Additional Cost

 

 

To Ensure Safety:

  • NEVER MIX CHEMICALS
  • NEVER SMOKE while handling hazardous materials 
  • Do not place waste in plastic garbage bags 
  • Tighten caps and lids leaving material in original labeled containers 
  • Sort and pack paint, pesticides and household cleaners separately 
  • Pack containers in sturdy upright boxes and pad with newspaper 
  • Pack your vehicle and go directly