Transfer Station

Heath Recycles! Recycling is required and mandatory in the Commonwealth of MA. Please comply with Heath’s Waste Ban Plan and recycle glass, metal, plastic, paper (including cardboard), leaf and yard waste, asphalt pavement, brick, concrete, metal and wood. All are prohibited and must be recycled. Recycling protects the environment and saves money by cutting solid waste management costs. Throw away less and Recycle more. Thank you!

TRANSFER STATION HOURS: Transfer Station Attendant, Ken Erho, 413-337-6640

Transfer Station permit stickers are available at the Heath Post Office: All Users will need a new permit as of July 1. Hours of the Post Office are 9:30 am – 1:30 pm Monday through Saturday.NEW 2017: Permit and PAYT (Pay as you Throw) trash bags will require stickers. Annual permits will cost $15 and stickers $1.50/each and both will be available for purchase in June. INFO SHEET Recycling rules are same as usual.

Updated Transfer Station Brochure for FY18

Summer (2017) Hours effective Memorial Day, annually

Mon 9 am – 1 pm (temporary schedule 9 am to 5 pm during construction)
Wed 12 noon – 4 pm (temporarily closed during construction)
Sat 8 am - 4 pm

Winter (2017-18) Hours effective November 1st, annually

Wed 12 noon - 4 pm
Sat 8 am - 4 pm

The only difference is that the transfer station will not be open Mondays during winter hours *

**Closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day if those holidays fall on either Wednesday or Saturday.  Please plan accordingly.

Important 2017 Publication Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Click here for information on Reducing, Reusing, and Recyling reduce.html

Battery Recycling and Proper Disposal: Newsletter

As a resident of Heath you have access to at least six Household Hazardous Waste collection events each year

•         Pre-registration is required

•         To see the complete list of collection event dates, times and locations, go to HHW EVENTS

For a more detailed list from the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District click on link below. (Includes links to information on Agricultural Plastics & Recycling)
Information Specific to Heath

Other Helpful Links:

Latex Paint Disposal Info.
Bulb Disposal
Eco Building Projects
Hazardous Waste Disposal
Recycle List

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