Charlemont requires the use of town trash bags for disposal at the town Transfer Station to offset the cost of this service.
Bags cost $2.00 each and are available from the attendant. Bags may also be available at retail locations in Charlemont.
- Tin, steel, and aluminum
Computers monitors and small televisions are taken for a fee, monitors tend to cost $10 and televisions tend to cost $15-$25 based on size. Contact the attendant for availability.
Visit the free book exchange and swap area.
For more information about recycling, hazardous waste collections, and other solid waste issues, please visit the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District at their website: http://www.franklincountywastedistrict.org.
Additional information about recycling can be found at the Massachusetts Department. of Environmental Protection website at: www.state.ma.us/dep/recycle/recycle.htm.
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The Charlemont Transfer Station is located on North River Road in East Charlemont on the Shelburne town line.
For more information programs or events related to the Franklin County Solid Waste District: 413-772-2438, firstname.lastname@example.org,
www.franklincountywastedistrict.org. MA Relay for the hearing impaired: 711 or 1-800-439-2370 (TTY/TDD). The District is an equal opportunity provider.