Drop-off Center Services - Recycling

Single Stream Recycling

Residents Only (Valid driver’s license with a Braintree address or a trash sticker is required)

ACCEPTABLE Items at Drop-Off Center:      

  • All colored and construction paper (staples/paper clips are okay)
  • All paper (not contaminated by food)
  • All plastic containers (milk jugs, bleach, detergent and shampoo bottles)
  • Aluminum, foil, tin and steel cans and lids (rinsed)
  • Cereal, shoe, pasta, and cracker boxes, etc., (remove liners)
  • Flattened cardboard boxes (must fit in carts)
  • Glass bottles and jars (all colors)
  • Junk mail, brochures, flyers, and catalogues and books (with hard covers removed)
  • Newspapers, including inserts and mail, envelopes of all types and cardboard
  • Office paper, envelopes, file and pendaflex folders
  • Paper bags, paperback books, telephone books, and magazines
  • Soda, juice, water bottles (glass or plastic)

NON-ACCEPTABLE Items at Drop-Off Center:          

  • Aerosol Containers
  • Black Plastic (take out trays/catering/cake)
  • Buckets
  • Canisters (i.e. pringles, nuts, raisins)
  • Ceramic Mugs, Dishes
  • Cold Cups (i.e. soft drink)
  • Crates
  • Drinking Glasses
  • Flower Pots
  • Foam Cups, Containers & Peanuts
  • Food & Beverage Cartons
  • Frozen Food Boxes
  • Gift Wrap/Bags
  • Hot Cups (i.e. coffee)
  • Ice Cream Containers
  • Juice Boxes
  • Medical Containers
    Milk Cartons
    Nips
  • Paint Cans
  • Plastic Bags
  • Plastic Film & Wrap
  • Plastic Padded Envelopes
  • Plastic Plates, Bowls & Utensils
  • Plastic Takeout Containers
  • Pots & Pans
  • Prescription Bottles
  • Scrap Metal
  • Shredded Paper
  • Single-Use Coffee Containers
  • Spiral Bound Workbooks
  • Styrofoam
  • Take-Out Containers
  • Tissue Paper/Napkins
  • Tyvek Envelopes
  • Window Glass
  • Yogurt Foil Tops