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Effective June 2: The Newton Resource Recovery Center at Rumford Ave is open by appointment only. Call Customer Service between 8:30am-5pm M-F to schedule an appointment

Upcoming Event: Paper Shredding and Drug Take-Back Day on November 14th. To reserve a time call: (617) 796-1662.   

Use Beyond the Bin to find locations to donate household textiles and more.  

Learn More About Curbside Organics Collection

Newton is working to raise its Recycling IQ - review the Curbside Recycling Guidelines

 

Use Recycle Right Newton - Newton's app to keep you up to date on trash day delays due to holidays or weather events. 

 

 
Bulky Item Pickup Request Appliance/TV/Scrap Metal Pickup

Holiday Collection Schedule

Green Cart Chronicle
Single Stream Recycling Automated Trash Collection
Resource Recovery Center What's My Collection Day?

 

News & Updates

2020 Yard Waste Collection will begin on March 23 and will end December 11. This schedule is weather dependent.  View the yard waste guidelines.

Subscribe to the Green Cart Chronicle and view our most recent edition!

View Newton's Curbside Collection brochure to learn more about how to set out trash and recycling for pick up at the curb. 

View the Newton Sustainable Materials Management Framework Report to learn about Newton's policies and programs, as well as recommendations for improvement. 

Smaller, easier to manage 35 gallon carts are available to residents who produce less trash and recyclables. Please contact customer service at 617-796-1000.

 




Due to the snow storm on March 4th, there will be no trash/recycling collection. A one-day delay in trash/recycling collection will be in effect this week for all Newton residents. Additionally, the Resource Recovery Center at Rumford Avenue will be closed on March 4th.

Due to the snow storm on March 4th, there will be no trash/recycling collection. A one-day delay in trash/recycling collection will be in effect this week for all Newton residents. Additionally, the Resource Recovery Center at Rumford Avenue will be closed on March 4th.

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