Trash, Organics, Recycling and Yard Waste Disposal Information
This page lists documents pertaining to trash, organics, recycling and yard waste disposal information. For any trash, recycling and compost pick up issues call Casella direct at 978-548-4427.
Please note: If there is a holiday during the week, trash will be delayed one day.
Curbside leaf pick up days are Saturday, May 13, 2017, Saturday, November 18, 2017 and Saturday, December 09, 2017. Please have leaves in brown leaf bags curbside by 7:00 a.m.
E-Waste day is the 3rd Saturday of the month (date subject to change) in the DPW Yard behind Town Hall 8:00 a.m. to Noon (winter weather permitting) Checks Only dpwEwastefee
The following vendors that sell the blue bags for excess trash are: Crosby’s, Aubuchon Hardware, Cumberland Farms and Hamilton Convenience.
Brush Drop Off Information
Hamilton Brush/Yard Waste Drop-off at Landfill
The Landfill on Chebacco Road is open on the last Wednesday of the month between April and October from 7:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. to accept branches, brush, grass clippings from residents only (no commercial contractors).
Brush and branches up to 5 inches in diameter, lawn clippings, mulch or compost materials. Materials must be separated and thrown into different piles at the landfill.
NO LEAVES OR STONES WILL BE ACCEPTED.
The landfill is open to all non-commercial Hamilton residents. Proof of residency will be required by showing a valid drivers license to the attendant.
It is NOT open while there is snow on the ground.
Household Hazardous Waste
Household Hazardous Waste Day will be Saturday, October 28, 2017.
What if I am moving and can not wait for the next drop-off collection date? What are my options?
For a fee, Clean Harbors Inc., will dispose of your hazardous materials at there Braintree Plant, 1 Hill Ave, Braintree, MA (Drop-off Only).
What do I do if I have a bulky item?
You may dispose of one bulky item per week with your regular trash disposal. Acceptable bulky items include a couch, sofa, chair, mattress, box spring, non metal furniture, or non pressure treated wood or carpet. Wood and or carpet must be cut to less than 3 foot lengths be tied as a bundle and can not weigh more than 50 lbs.
You may also engage a private hauler, contact the Georgetown Transfer Station (Mello) at (978) 352-9948 to determine which items they accept for disposal.