Normal everyday household trash, food waste
and empty latex paint can (all must be in bags
with Collins stickers)
30 pounds or smaller and must be empty.
DO NOT put in scrap,
Cast iron, old car parts. Fence and wire must
be cut into 3 foot sections. Gas Tanks must
have a door flap of 3 cuts on top and
Can be brought any time (must obtain card for tire disposal at Town Hall at cost of $2
per tire). Size limited to 22" passenger and light duty trucks. NO RIMS
Stoves, refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers,
washers and dryers, hot water tanks
(any day except TRASH DAY)
Few pieces of wood if less than four feet
Leaves, brush, limbs less than four feet
- Asphalt Shingles
- Chemicals, Pesticides, Herbicides
- Dead Animals
- Demolition/Construction Debris
- Debris from Construction Sites
- Explosive Waste
- Fecal Matter
- Flammable Substances of any kind
including waste oil
- Medical Waste
- Oil Base Paint
- Sealed Containers
- Waste from Septic Systems or other
types of sewage treatment plants
Cottage cheese or yogurt containers, deli containers, styrofoam, pizza boxes, egg cartons, motor oil or antifreeze containers. Plastic # 6 and above are not acceptable.
ALL GO IN GARBAGE BAGS
Furniture, lawn equipment, carpet, linoleum, drywall paneling, some construction waste, sinks, toilets, fans, clothing, scrap metal and steel.
NOT ALLOWED ON TRASH DAY
Stoves, refrigerators, freeers, dishwashers, washer and dryers. These can be taken any other day than trash day.
Guide to Recycling
Newspaper, magazines, paperback books, hardcover books with covers removed, junk mail.
Cardboard All cardboard is to be opened and flattened. (Do not crush). Including corrugated, cereal oxes, gift boxes and shoe boxes.
All clear, green or brown food or
All metal food and beverage
containers including lids, pie tins, etc.
Plastic food, soap and beverage
containers (screw on lids).
All milk cartons - remove lids
from plastic cartons.
**ALL recyclable items must be clean.
**Please do not use string to
bundle any recyclables
Computers, monitors, keyboards, televisions
All video display units: televisions, CRT's, projection televisions, computer monitors and all-in-ones must have a purchased sticket affixed.
Air conditioners only if TAGGED "GAS FREE"