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Braintree Recycling: Special Collection

Appliances & Metal Items - To arrange for pickup, call Sunrise Scavenger at least 2-3 working days prior to your trash day @ 617-361-8000. If calling after office hours, leave your address, inclusive of "Braintree" & state the day of the week that your trash is collected & what items(s) you are putting out for pickup.

TV’s/Small Appliances Drop-off @ Household Hazardous Waste.
These items may be disposed of for a small fee at the Town’s Household Hazardous Waste events that are held twice a year. The proceeds go to the Library (after the disposal costs have been paid).
The next drop-off collection are Saturday, April 30 and September 24, 2016. Gates open at 9AM and close at Noon. The location is the Town’s Recycling Center, 257 Ivory Street (across from the “T’).

Best Buy/Braintree (781-848-1100) accepts TV’s and computers at a charge of $25 per peice, year round. Old TV’s cannot be larger than 32” screens. Flat screens can be up to 60”.


Cell Phones - Accepted at the Best Buy Braintree location. Call 781-848-1100 for information.

Chemicals/Hazardous Waste - As an alternative to the Town's Household Hazardous Waste events, Braintree residents can dispose of hazardous materials and TV's at the Clean Harbors site, 1 Hill Avenue, off of Quincy Avenue, March through November. Please call 781-380-7177 for more information and exact dates, cost and directions. (Saturdays - 8AM to Noon)

Propane Tanks
Propane tanks are acceptable at the Recycling Drop-Off Center (two per resident). NO STICKER REQUIRED.

Curbside Yardwaste will be picked up on your regular trash day. Weeks of October 17, 24, 31 & November 7, 14, 21 & 28. Pickup begins at 7 a.m. Kindly note that 32-35 gal capacity barrels (#50 limit) or brown leaf bags should be used; no plastic bags will be collected. Stickers to use the recycling-trash drop-off center and the leaf compost site are available at the Collector’s Office in Town Hall. Please bring your car registration with you. For  information, call 781-794-8130.

Christmas Trees: Curbside pick up has ended. Please drop off at 225 Plain St. Compost Site. Open: April 1-January 31: Wednesday - Sunday 7:15 AM - 2:45 PM. Trash sticker needed. Closed: February & March

Yardwaste & Brush can also be dropped off at the Plain Street Compost Site from April through January, 7:15am - 2:45pm, Wednesday through Sunday. Trash Sticker Required. Call 781-794-8950 for additional information. CLOSED FEBRUARY & MARCH.