Saturday, July 15 from 8am to 11am
Wachusett Regional Recycle Center will be holding another Free Document Shredding event. There will be a shredding truck onsite that is being sponsored by Country Bank for Savings. The rest of the site, including the ReUse building will be open
Directions to the Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycling Center: I-190, Exit 5, north one block on Route 140 to light, left on Legg Road and travel 0.8 mile to the entrance on the right. Or Laurel Street, West Boylston or Manning Street, Holden to Raymond Huntington Highway (parallel with I-190 at Holden/West Boylston town line), and travel 0.9 mile to the entrance on the left.
Upcoming special collections:
Saturday, September 16th, 8 am to 12 noon – Chemicals and paints – Household hazardous products collection at the Wachusett Regional Recycle Center. Also accepting all bulk, recycle, reuse and electronics (some with fee).
Saturday, October 7th, 8 am to 12 noon – Chemicals and paints ONLY. The rest of the site will NOT be open for drop-off or visiting.
Saturday, October 21st, 8 am to 11 am – Free document shredding with a document shredding truck on site. Also accepting all bulk, recycle, reuse and electronics (some with fee).
Please be sure that your donated items are clean and sorted – our volunteers should not have to sort through mouse nests and like detritus! Thank you!!
Regular open hours every Monday 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday 9 to 11 a.m., Wednesday 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., third Saturday 8 to 11 a.m. The Recycling Center is open to residents of seven Wachusett Towns: Boylston, Holden, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, Sterling and West Boylston. The collection is provided by Wachusett Earthday, the Department of Conservation and Recreation, and the seven Wachusett Towns.
The Recycle Center welcomes home goods, reusable furniture, crafts, sporting goods, fabric, bicycles, school supplies and appliances for swap or to be passed on to families in need. Each large appliance or large furniture item costs $5 for potential disposal.