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SHARPS (Needle/Syringe) Disposal Program

SHARPS (Needle/Syringe) Disposal Program
SHARPS needle disposal is offered by the Braintree Health Division, located at Town Hall.  Needles can be dropped off at the Health Division, Monday - Friday, 8:00AM-6:00PM for the following disposal fee:

  • $3.00 for a small 1 quart SHARPS container
  • $ 6.00 for a large two quart SHARPS container

Additionally, SHARPS needle containers can be purchased at the Health Division for a fee of $3.00 for a small 1 quart SHARPS container, and $ 6.00 for a large two quart SHARPS container.

Please note the Health Division can only accept needles/syringes that are in a red SHARPS container.



Please be advised that the Town's policy for response to discarded syringes/needles if found on public property is to contact the

Braintree Police Department at 781-843-1212 or the Braintree Health Department at 781-794-8090 for their retrieval and investigation.