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 North Brookfield, Massachusetts 01535













North Brookfield Recycling Center

The North Brookfield Recycling Center allows residents to dispose of trash and recycle appropriate materials.


The Recycling Center recycles many goods, including plastic, glass, mixed paper, newspaper, cardboard, and metal. Plastics labeled #1, #2, and #3 are accepted, along with bottles eligible for deposit. Trash may be put in the trash hopper (see below).


Reusable clothing may go in the Saint Vincent de Paul and Red Cross Boxes box.


Fees apply for disposal of large items (such as furniture) and certain electronics (such as televisions and computers). Fee Schedule


The Recycling Center is now accepting all books, videos, CDs, DVDs, Audio
Books, Video Games, Sports Cards, LPs/Records for recycling through the Got
Books program. (Got Books is a for profit professional fundraiser and used
book seller) Got Books will pickup the books at the Recycling Center and
transport them to their warehouse where saleable books are sold weekly to
raise money for a variety of local causes. Please see Patrick at the
Recycling Center if you have books to donate.


For a detailed list of disposal policies, please download the following file:


Residential Trash




North Brookfield Recycling Center Regulations


Recycle Your Clothing and Textiles

Sticker Policy: All residents must have a valid recycling center sticker in order to use the recycling center. Recycling Center invoices are mailed annually in December and are due January 1. Payments should be made to the Town Collector’s office located at 215 North Main St. The Town Collector's hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 9AM to 2PM, Wednesday from 9 AM to Noon and also Tuesdays from 6PM to 8PM. You must include a self addressed stamped envelope to receive your paid receipt. Your paid receipt is required to obtain a sticker at the Recycling Center. No stickers will be given without a paid receipt. Proof of residency is required.

Payments not made by due date are subject to a 14% interest charge from the billing date. Bills not paid when due are subject to penalties of a $20.00 demand together with charges and fees and interest as accrued. Non-Payment of bill, after final notice, will result in a lien being placed on the property named in the service address listed above. In order to qualify for an abatement you must provide confirmation in writing from a licensed trash hauler that your rubbish is being hauled to a state approved disposal site.


Bags: All rubbish must be secured in official yellow or purple bags. Bags may be purchased at the Recycling Center, Bob's Deli, and Hannaford's.

Hours: Wednesdays: 7AM - 12PM, Saturdays:  8AM-4PM

The Recycling Center will be closed on Wednesdays if the schools are closed for snow or ice.


Location: East Brookfield Road, across from the North Brookfield Fire Department Training Facility.


Contact: Board of Health, (508) 867-0201

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