Public Works, Waste Reduction Division
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Everything you need to know to become an informed recycler in Boston. Scan the summaries to the left then click the links to the company or agency's website for more detailed information.
Curbside Quick Reference
Drop Off Quick Reference
All plastics #1-#7. Rigid plastics such as laundry baskets, buckets and toys. Not accepted: bags, and Styrofoam.
Newspaper, magazines/catalogues, junk mail, white & colored paper/brown bags, telephone books, flattened food boxes, paperback books, milk and juice cartons, juice/soy milk boxes, and flattened cardboard boxes.
Resources depend on location in town see: http://www.cityofboston.gov/publicworks/RecyclingandSanitation/directory.asp
|Service Area Maps||http://www.cityofboston.gov/myneighborhood/|
|Other Notes||Motor oil containers, transmission fluid, anti-freeze and empty cans are not accepted on curbside recycling or at drop-off centers. Motor oil is only accepted at drop-off centers.|
1 City Hall Square, Room 714
Boston, MA 2201
|Last Updated||2011-03-20 19:00:05|
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