Household Hazardous Waste Collection

These events are held at the Leominster DPW yard, located at 109 Graham Street. The City of Leominster provides residents with an opportunity to dispose of household hazardous waste 4 times each year. Registration for the Hazardous Waste Day is no longer required; however proof of residency will be necessary at the site.

Pick-Up Schedule for 2017

March 25, 2017; June 24, 2017; August 26, 2017; and November 18, 2017 (mobile Paper Shredder to be on site on this date). The events run from 9 AM to 12 PM.

The following items and materials may be brought to the collection:

  • Antifreeze
  • Art supplies
  • Auto fluids
  • Button batteries
  • Creosote
  • Chemistry sets
  • DDT
  • Disinfectants
  • Drain cleaners
  • Engine degreaser
  • Flea killers
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Furniture polishes
  • Gasoline products
  • Insect sprays
  • Kerosene
  • Lead acid batteries
           

Town of Leominster residents can come to our events for free. If you can not make our events you can attend the other events listed below for a fee. 

Date

Town and Location

Hours

Notes

March 25

Leominster

DPW garage

9-12

Cash or credit cards

June 4

Fitchburg/Westminister

Route 31 Princeton Rd

9-12

Check Only

June 11

Gardner

744 West Street

9-12

Cash or credit cards

June 24 

Leominster

DPW garage

9-12

Cash or credit cards

Aug 26

Leominster

DPW garage

9-12

Cash or credit cards

Oct 24

Gardner

744 West Street

9-12

Cash or credit cards

Nov 14

Fitchburg/Westminister

Route 31 Princeton Rd

9-12

Cash or credit cards

Nov 18

Leominster

DPW garage

9-12

Cash or credit cards

 

 

 

 

 Note: Latex paint will not be accepted as hazardous waste. Leave cans open until they solidify and dispose of them in your normal rubbish. The paint must be dried and solid prior to disposal.

HHW questions can be answered by calling (800) 965-9425.