Boston residents can safely dispose of hazardous waste and shred unwanted documents for free.
- We only take waste from Boston residents. You need to show us proof of your residency. We will not take any waste from businesses.
- You need to drop off your waste by car. We also reserve the right to reject any materials that you bring.
- Latex and acrylic paint are NOT hazardous. Just let the paint dry out in the can and put it out on your trash day.
- We offer paper shredding at all of our events. We will shred up to 10 copy paper size boxes or containers of your personal documents.
Learn more about hazardous waste dropoffs