Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

 Maynard's Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day.

What Can I Bring

  1. From the Workbench
  2. From the Garage
  3. From the Yard:
  4. From the House
  • Oil Based Paints (No Latex)
  • Stains and Varnishes
  • Wood Preservatives
  • Paint Strippers / Thinners
  • Solvent Adhesives
  • Lighter Fluid

What Not To Bring

Latex Paint (remove lid, dry out - trash)

  • Empty Containers/Trash
  • Commercial or Industrial Waste
  • Radioactive Waste, Smoke Detectors
  • Infectious and Biological Wastes
  • Ammunition, Fireworks, Explosives
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen Tanks
  • Prescription Medicines
  • Asbestos


How to safely transport these Hazardous Materials:

  • Leave materials in original containers.
  • Tighten caps and lids.
  • Sort and pack separately: oil paint, pesticides, and household cleaners.
  • Pack containers in sturdy upright boxes.
  • Never mix chemicals.
  • Pack your car and drive directly to the site.
  • Never smoke while handling hazardous materials.

Residency & Fees

  • There is a $50 minimum charge per carload - unusually large loads will require additional fees.
  • Checks may be payable to Town of Maynard; credit or debit cards are also accepted.  NO CASH

When & Where

  • Saturday,March 25, 2023
    8 am - noon
  • DPW Drop-Off Center
    38 Winter Street

For more information, call 978-897-1317.

This collection is operated by Trident.

Note: If you miss this event, please visit our Household Hazardous Waste Disposal page for information about other municipalities and regional facilities that are available for properly handling and disposing of this type of waste.