Household hazardous waste is banned from disposal in trash or recycling by state law. The Sanitation Division sponsors free annual household hazardous waste disposal events to all Framingham residents. Contact us for information on the next event by phone 508-532-6001.
The next Household Hazardous Waste Day is October 27, 2018 from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at 100 Western Avenue. View the flyer here.
Household hazardous waste includes:
Effective July 1, 2012, home medical sharps are banned from disposal in trash or recycling by state law. Home medical sharps include all use and unused/unopened home sharps (hypodermic needles and lancets that result from personal use or use on pets- including Epipens. These items cannot be disposed of in the curbside program or at the recycling center.