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.

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.

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.