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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Mattress Curbside Collection with Green Team Junk Removal

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To give residents more flexibility with mattress / box spring collection, in addition to a drop off option, the Town of Shrewsbury has partnered with Green Team Junk Removal to provide curbside collection.

If you can't use drop off, pleas...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Yard Waste drop-off is this Saturday December 3rd

Yard Waste Information

Yard Waste Drop off is this Saturday, December 3rd

Where: 211 South Street, Shrewsbury MA DPW Highway Garage

When: Saturday December 3rd, Saturday December 10th, Saturday December 17th

Time: 8am- 12pm

  • Please do not drop off yard waste outside of the ...
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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: November 8, 2022

Sharps Disposal (i.e. diabetic needles, lancets, EpiPens)

This message is being sent as a reminder to all residents that a statewide ban on the disposal of needles, syringes and lancets (collectively known as "sharps") went into effect back on July 1, 2012. The law stipulates that disposal of sharps wi...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

What to do with your mattress or textile

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As of November 1st, MassDEP is expanding it's  waste disposal bans  by adding mattresses and textiles to the list of materials banned from disposal or transport for disposal in Massachusetts.

  What to do with your mattr...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Updated list of PAYT and Sticker Vendors

Below you will find updated list of PAYT and Sticker Vendors.

List includes new Market Basket that will be open at 200 Hartford Turnpike.

Please email: solidwasterecyling@shrewsburyma.org or call 508-841-8591 if you have any questions.

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: November 7, 2022

Time to clean out those basements and garages!

Time to clean out those basements and garages! 

Do you have chemicals from your pool or yard? Or maybe you don't know what to do with oil paint cans?

Check what NEDT offers and schedule an appointment.

  • The Town of Shrewsbury will pay NEDT up to $50....
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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: October 20, 2022

Mattress Recycling - Things are changing in Massachusetts!

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As of November 1, 2022, mattresses will no longer be allowed in the trash. 

New state rules require mattresses be kept out of the trash, so they can be recycled or donated for reuse.

In order to comply, Town of Shrewsbury has changed the way we col...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Fall 2022 Yard Waste Program

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This Fall, the Town of Shrewsbury Department of Public Works will be offering (Two) Yard Waste Programs. 

DROP-OFF FALL 2022

Where:  Highway Garage, 211 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Time:     8 a.m. to 12 p....

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