Methuen's 2024 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day will take place at the Methuen Transfer Station, 50 Huntington Avenue, Date and Time TBD
What Is Accepted
Household Hazardous Waste Only
Automotive Products -Antifreeze and Motor Oil- nonreturnable containers only
Car batteries and Mercury containing products (fluorescent tubes, thermometers, etc.)
Fire extinguishers; Fertilizer.
Herbicides and Fertilizers
Kerosene and Other Waste Fuels
Oil Based Paints, (no Latex Paint)
Oven, Toilet Bowl, and Drain Cleaners
Paint Strippers, Turpentine, and Solvents
Poisons and Pesticides
Swimming Pool Chemicals
What Is Not Accepted
Commercial or Industrial Wastes.
Sealed Lead Acid Batteries
20 pounds propane tanks - $ 20 fee, check only.
Motor oil is limited to 12 quarts per carload.
Commercial fluorescent lighting (including Tanning Bed lights) is not accepted
This Household Hazardous Waste Event on June 17th is open to all Methuen residents. Residents of communities participating in the Northeast Region 3 reciprocal HHW agreement are also welcome to drop off materials during the collection's final hour between 11 am and noon.
If you can't make June 17th, Don't Despair! Methuen participates in the Northeast Region 3 communities' reciprocal HHW agreement organized by MassDEP. Methuen Residents can drop off household hazardous materials at any of the collection day events in nearby communities which participate in the regional HHW reciprocal agreement.