Acceptable and

Unacceptable Waste

Acceptable

  • NON-HAZARDOUS CONSTRUCTION/DEMO DEBRIS & HOUSEHOLD DEBRIS: PLYWOOD, OSB, PRESSURE TREATED AND PAINTED LUMBER, ROOFING, SIDING, FLOORING, TILE, CARPET, LINOLEUM, DOORS, INSULATION, PORCELAIN, SINKS, TOILETS, SHEETROCK, BRINKS, CINDER BLOCKS.
  • WOOD TREATED AND NON-TREATED, BRUSH AND TREE PARTS
  • SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING ie: CARDBOARD, GLASS, PLASTIC#1-7, PAPER, METAL, TIN CANS AND AEROSOL CANS (SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING AVAILABLE AT WINTERPORT FACILITY)
  • ASPHALT SHINGLES
  • BULKEY WASTE ie: FURNITURE, MATTRESSES, TARPS, ROPE, NETTING
  • METAL
  • GAS TANKS(CUT IN HALF), GAS CYLINDERS(WITH VALVE TAKEN OUT), EMPTY BARRELS AND DRUMS
  • APPLIANCES
  • TIRES, PROPANE TANKS, FREON UNITS (**AT ADDITIONAL FEE, SEE FEE SCHEDULE)


Unacceptable

  • SPECIAL OR HAZARDOUS WASTE
    (AS DEFINED BY THE D.E.P.)
  • LIQUID WASTE OF ANY KIND
  • M.S.W. (MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE; FROM COMMERCIAL AND HOUSEHOLD SOURCES)
  • COMPUTERS, COMPUTER MONITORS, COMPUTER COMPONENTS AND TV’S
  • FLUORESCENT LAMPS, LIGHT BALLASTS CONTAINING PCB’S, BATTERIES
  • MERCURY VAPOR TUBES, MERCURY THERMOSTATS/SWITCHES, MERCURY THERMOMETERS

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