Transfer Station

Regular Hours

Monday 7:30 am to 11:30 am

Wednesday 10:30 am to 2:30 pm

First and Third Saturday 7:30 am to Noon

* The Transfer Station will be closed during inclement weather and other emergency conditions.


  • Air Conditioners
  • Batteries - No charge - Lead, acid, dry cell, Lithium Ion, nickel metal hydride (Ni-Mh). Silver Oxide batteries should be disposed of as household hazardous waste.
  • Brush - no longer than 4 feet and no diameter greater than 6 inches
  • Bulky Waste - furniture, mattresses, box spring, bureaus, tables, chairs, sofas, and carpeting
  • Corrugated cardboard is now accepted. Boxes must be flattened with no contamination (no plastic or tape on the boxes). No wax boxes or pizza boxes.
  • Lawn mowers, grass trimmers, snow blowers - MUST REMOVE ALL FLUIDS
  • Leaves - must be in paper bags.  Leaves in plastic bags must be emptied and the plastic bag must be carried out.
  • Mattresses - only in good condition. Please visit our webpage for acceptable and unacceptable items.
  • Tires (without rims)
  • White Metal - appliances, bicycles


  • Answering machines
  • Cameras
  • Cell phones
  • Computer cables and wires
  • Computer keyboards
  • Computer mice
  • Computer monitors (CRT and flat screen)
  • Copiers
  • CPUs, notebook computers, laptop computers, towers, servers
  • Disk drives
  • DVD players
  • Fax machines
  • Fluorescent bulbs - (straight, u-shaped, round CFL bulbs)
  • Handheld computer devices
  • HID lamps
  • MP3 players
  • Printed circuit boards
  • Printers
  • Projectors
  • Radios
  • Satellite descramblers/receivers
  • Scanners
  • Stereos
  • Tape recorders
  • Telephone systems
  • Televisions (CRT and flat screen)
  • VCR players
  • Video cameras
  • Video game systems


  • Blenders
  • Blow dryers
  • Coffee makers
  • Microwaves
  • Small household electrical items
  • Toasters


Paint can be disposed of a select drop off locations in Connecticut through the "Paint Care" program. Information on this program can be found here:


  • Auto and Truck parts
  • Automotive Batteries (Lead-Acid Batteries) consumers are required to return their lead-acid auto batteries, motorcycles, etc. for recycling, and requires retailers of these batteries to accept a used battery for each battery they sell.  
  • Construction debris, roofing materials
  • Excavation materials (asphalt, rocks, fill)
  • Explosives, ammunition
  • Grass clippings (helpful tip)   
  • Hazardous waste - asbestos, biomedical waste, oil based paints, toxics, fertilizers, PCB's
  • Recycling (glass, plastic, cardboard, newspaper, etc)
  • Tree stumps, bush stumps, roots, root balls
  • Waste oil, gas, antifreeze
  • Wood (pressure and non pressure treated) 

  A Resident's Management Guide For Those Not-So-Common Household Items


Transfer Station fees are per vehicle, per use, non-commercial vehicles only, payable at the Transfer Station.  We accept cash and checks.  Checks must have your current phone number printed on them (no starter checks).  Leaves, brush, mattresses and electronic waste accepted from any non-commercial vehicle for no charge. Proof of residency is required.



Car / Minivan / SUV


Pickup Truck or trailer


Pickup Truck with trailer (both with debris)


Large Truck


Trailer Dumps



The following "ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED" may be disposed of, among other places, at the following locations.  Please contact them directly for more information including associated fees:

Waste Oil:


136 Gracey Ave

Meriden, CT



Construction Debris:


415 Christian Lane

Berlin, CT 860-828-1162

(For CWPM information, CLICK HERE )



22 Burton Dr

Cheshire, CT



Propane Tanks:

Hines Hardware

231 Maple Ave

Cheshire, CT 06410


Gas Works

201 Church St

Route 68

Yalesville, CT 06492