Household Hazardous Waste Day Scheduled for Saturday, June 17th


The City of Cambridge is sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste collection day on Saturday, June 17th, from 9am to 1pm at Volpe Transportation Center - Parking Lot 4.

Residents should access the lot via Munroe off Third St. Please see the map below.

Household Hazardous Waste Day Drop Off Map

This event is free and open to Cambridge residents (proof of Cambridge residency required), and for the first time, fire extinguishers will now be accepted at the event.

Proper disposal of household chemicals helps protect public health and the environment. Learn more about accepted materials, other guidelines, and future dates by clicking here, visiting, or calling Public Works at 617.349.4800.

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