Recycling/Trash/Brush/Electronics

Recycling Flyer – PDF  |  Transfer Station Information – PDF

Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District Special Trash Collections Schedule for 2016 – PDF

FAIRLEE TRANSFER STATION

OPEN: Sat. 9am – 11am (Summer 8:30am)/Located on Dump Road/US Route 5 S

Dump/Beach Pass Required. Purchase at Town Clerk’s Office for $5.00

*Please sort recycling before arriving at facility*

  • CARDBOARD BIN: corrugated, boxboard, brown paper bags; Please note: cardboard & boxboard must be free of all trash such as plastic, packing peanuts, styrofoam. Boxes must be cut down to no larger then 3 foot square & must be flattened. No milk or juice cartons or any waxed cardboard.
  • PAPER BIN: newspaper, magazines, office paper (any color), shredded paper, junk mail, soft & hard cover books – NO METAL OR PLASTIC BINDINGS.
  • ALUMINUM BIN:  CLEAN aluminum cans – No tin or pieces of foil or dishes.
  • TIN BIN: Clean tin cans, such as soup, coffee, tuna fish, dog & cat food, aerosol cans, etc.  Clean aluminum foil, aluminum dishes, pie plates & jar lids.
  • PLASTIC BIN: Accepting certain plastics # 1–7. Clean: bottles, containers, jugs, (beverages/beauty & cleaning products/detergent), dairy tubs,( butter, yogurt, sour cream, take out containers, etc) No plastic bags (most stores recycle plastic bags), No packing materials (Peanuts or Styrofoam). No bottle caps, no prescription vials, no styrofoam, no motor oil or antifreeze jugs, no flower pots
  • GLASS BIN: Clean clear glass, colored glass, window glass. Remove lids and recycle metal lids with tin.

T R A S H  D I S P O S A L

Cash or check only, taken at Transfer Station by vendor Quinttown Container Service for any items that cannot be recycled, re-used or composted.

  • $3.00 per 13 gallon bag (white tall kitchen size)
  • $4.00 per 30 gallon bag or can (black trash size)
  • $5.00 per contractor bag

BULKY ITEMS accepted every Saturday (priced per item by vendor at Transfer Station), such as mattresses, furniture (chairs, sofas, etc.) tires, toilets, appliances (including refrigerators).

NO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE

NO automotive fluids, batteries, chemicals, oil based paint, etc.

Contact the Town Administrator 333-9653 for information about the next Hazardous Waste Collection.

B R U S H

Accepted: Natural & untreated wood (brush, live/dead tree cuttings). NO STUMPS, TREATED, PAINTED, FINISHED WOOD.  NO PRESSBOARD, PARTICLE BOARD, PLYWOOD.  NO NAILS.  NO PAPER, CARDBOARD OR BOXBOARD.

Leaves go in separate pile.  Attendant on duty to answer questions.

Note: It is illegal to burn anything other than untreated wood. NO BURNING of paper, cardboard, tires & other rubber products. NO BURNING of treated, painted or finished wood; materials containing asbestos; asphalt roofing materials; insulation; plastic or any other synthetic material; oil; construction or demolition debris; garbage.

FREE E-WASTE RECYCLING FREE

(As of July 1, 2011, electronic waste MUST NOT BE PLACED IN THE GARBAGE) Fairlee’s closest FREE e-waste recycler is the Corinth Recycling Center/Transfer Station

2628 Goose Green Rd, Town Garage Lot, Hours:  Sat., 8 am-1pm, Tel: 802-439-5850

Computers, monitors, printers, tvs, phones, fax machines, VCRs, DVDs, stereos, power cords, music players