Please arrive at opening time — not early.
Help us serve you safely by arriving at the opening time. There is no waiting place at the gate or on the street.
Do not leave any items outside the gate. Phone 978-464-2854 and leave a message if you need assistance.
Wachusett Earthday promotes recycling and reuse for a healthy watershed community through the Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycle Center. We are an all-volunteer, non-profit corporation offering Wachusett area residents a place to re-use, recycle or dispose of household items. For more information about us, click here.
Wachusett Earthday accepts a large variety of items at the Regional Recycle Center for recycling, reuse or appropriate disposal. To find out which items can be accepted, please check out our recycling page. You can also download our brochure for handy reference.
Chemicals, Pesticides and Paints (with a fee) plus Recycle, Reuse, Electronics, Bulk items:
Saturday, 8 a.m.to Noon — April 16, June 18, September 17, November 19
Document Shredding (Free):
Saturday, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. — March 19, May 21, October 15
Chemicals, Pesticides and Paints ONLY**:
FOR 2016, TWO EXTRA TRIAL EVENTS are added. Chemicals, Pesticides, Paints ONLY on May 7 and October 1 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon (with fee).
***No other items will be accepted on these two Saturdays & the Re-use Building will not be open.
2016 Holiday Closings: May 30 (Memorial Day), July 4, September 5 (Labor day) & November 23 (Thanksgiving)