• Wachusett Earthday, Inc.
  • Wachusett Earthday, Inc. – Yard


Tuesday 9 to 11 a.m.
Wednesday 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Third Saturday 8 to 11 a.m.

In the event of extreme weather, please call us or check our Facebook page to see if we are able to open as planned.


Please do not arrive more than 15 minutes prior to opening time.  There is no waiting place at the gate or on the street.

Do not leave any items outside the gate.
Call 978.464.2854 if you need assistance.

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Earthday News

HELP! Due to the massive increase in items being dropped off for reuse, we are busier than ever and desperately need volunteers. Please fill out the Volunteer Sign Up form under our Contact Us link even if you only have a few hours a month to spare.

Have you noticed changes on site?

More Than Words We have added 2 collection boxes for books to be forwarded to More Than Words, a non-profit in Boston. Books should be brought into the ReUse building and we’ll sort to see which stay on site, go elsewhere or go to More Than Words.

The solar array is up and generating power More info to come but our array is up and generating power!

Latex Paint Recycling During our most recent HHP collection, representatives from Recolor were onsite working with us to select latex paint that can be recycled in their facility in Hanover. Paint that has been left where it can be frozen is not recyclable and should be dried at home and disposed of in your household trash.

News Items

Recycled Clothing Donated to Children in Need

Recycled Clothing Donated to Children in Need

Dear Wachusett Earthday, Thank you so much for helping me to recycle and reuse clothing items. I am serving as the Project 351 Ambassador for the town of Princeton. Project 351 is a Massachusetts leadership program that represents all 351...
Household Hazardous Products (HHP) – 2018 Schedule

Household Hazardous Products (HHP) – 2018 Schedule

Wachusett Earthday will have five Special Collection Days for Household Hazardous Products - including paints, chemicals and pesticides - with a small fee (see below): Saturday, May 19th - 8am to Noon Saturday, July 21st - 8am to Noon Saturday,...
Free Document Shredding Days – 2018 Schedule

Free Document Shredding Days – 2018 Schedule

Free Document Shredding at the Recycle Center on the following days in 2018: Don't own a shredder? Let us help! Saturday, April 7th - 8 to 11am ** The rest of the site will be open for drop off/pickup. The...