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Robert Salvaggio Drop-Off Center of Braintree
Bob Salvaggio was a dedicated and committed resident of Braintree. He was a founding member of the Recycling Committee and Chairman for many years. Bob championed many recycling initiatives and helped Braintree become a leader in community recycling. To commemorate his civic pride and tireless work ethic, the Ivory Street Drop Off Center was renamed the Robert Salvaggio Drop-Off Center of Braintree in the Summer of 2007. Sticker not required to drop off recycling – ALL residents and small businesses welcome.
Drop-Off Recycling (Trash Sticker Not Required)
Located: Across from the Braintree T Station on Ivory Street
Hours: Apr-Oct, 7am-3pm, Mon-Sat and Nov-Mar (2013), 7am-3pm Mon-Fri & Sat 7am-Noon.
Closed Sundays and Holidays.
Phone:781-794-8088 (Recycling Office, 90 Pond Street)
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Recycling Acceptable Materials (Trash Sticker not Required)
Newspapers, including inserts, paper bags, paperback books, phone books, magazines, junk mail, brochures, catalogues, office paper, all envelopes, file and hanging folders, post it notes, cereal boxes, shoe boxes, pasta & cracker boxes, etc. with liners removed, cardboard, milk and juice cartons, books with hard covers removed, glass bottles & jars, empty aerosol cans, aluminum foil and food containers(cleaned), tin and steel cans, all plastics 1-7. No plastic bags are accepted, please return them to containers inside every supermarket-bring to any market, no matter where they come from. Drop-off is also single stream so materials do not have to be separated. All go in the same red container at the Center.
There is a St. Vincent de Paul Society Clothing Box on site.
Products Containing Mercury: Ni-Cad batteries, thermostats, thermometer exchange, dimmer switches, and fluorescent tubes are accepted, from residents, not businesses.
Drop-off Residential Trash (Trash Sticker Required)
May 1 – Oct 31, Mon –Sat, 7:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Nov 1 –Apr 30, Mon – Fri 7:00 AM- 3:00 PM, Saturday 7:00 AM- Noon
Information: 781-843-6209/Transfer Station
Cleanouts not accepted. Curbside collection guidelines must be followed..3-5 bags/barrel limit and bulk item rules apply.
Covanta, Small Project Remodeling Disposal
Residents with small "do it yourself" projects can now bring construction material to the scale house of the Covanta Transfer Station and pay just 10 cents a point for disposal. Payment is by credit card only. Simply state you are a Braintree resident and show proof of residency. (Covanta Station 781-843-6209). Hours listed above.