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Disposal & Recycling Guide

Bulk curbside collections can be scheduled by calling

860-793-6721

or

CWPM website

Disposal Item

Special Rules and Fees Rules & Fees

Where Can I Take It? I take it?

Propane Tank (to 20 lbs)

Propane Tank (over 20 lbs)

Propane Tank (1 lb)

$15 fee for disposal

$20 fee for disposal

$2.00 fee for disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Batteries

$5 fee for disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Motor Oil

N/A

 

Tires

$10 ea up to 16";
$15 ea 19" to 24";
$60 ea - 25" & above

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Co-Mingled Recycling: Newspapers, Plastics # 1-7, Paper, Card Board, Box Board, Aseptic Cartons

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / Curbside Collection

Tree Limbs, Trimmings

Cut to 4 ft, tie in small bundles

Small amounts in Clean Cart

Large amounts appointment with CWPM

or Residential Recycling Center (fees apply)

Appliances - Does not include Freon appliances

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Mattresses Use link for program information

Metal Recreational Equipment

Swing sets, Exercise Equipment, Grills (no tanks) Etc. Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Metal Bed Frames

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Metal Doors

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Metal Furniture

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Metal Lawn Furniture

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Metal Shelves & Closets

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Microwave

Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Yard Equipment

Lawnmowers, Clippers, Spreaders, etc. Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Oil Tanks & Hot Water Heaters, Radiators

Oil tanks dry & cut in half; free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Homebuilding Debris

$160/ton, Min. Transactions fees of $10 (up to 100 lbs) & $20 (101 lbs to 240 lbs)

Shingles, Sheetrock, Treated Wood, Concrete, Stones, Bricks, Asphalt, in small amounts
Toilets, Tubs & Sinks

-delivered by resident; See Recycling Center below

New Britain Residential Recycling Center / On-Call Collection

Leaves

Must be bagged for Curbside Collection

City-wide November leaf bag collections & extra Recycling Center Saturday Openings

Nov. City-wide Curbside Leaf Bag Collection, A minimum of three passes per property. Daily status updates posted on PW website.

Free leaf disposal available at the Recycling Center for residents (need to bring them there yourself & provide valid identification)

Clothing, blankets, towels, & other textiles

Curbside through Simple Recycling “Pink Bag” Program

Curbside through Simple Recycling “Pink Bag” Program

Electronics

E-Waste -Computers,TV's, Video Players, Cameras, Cell Phones, etc. Free disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Household Hazardous Waste

Special Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Days organized through BRRFOC. Residents must deliver in their own vehicle. No Charge

Special Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Days organized through BRRFOC, Collection Event may be in another BRRFOC Community, bu tis open to NB Residents. .

Call Public Works 860-826-3350

Car Parts

Car parts are not to be placed on the curb. Residents are responsible for disposal.

Feigenbaum & Nair, South St, New Britain accepts car parts -860 223-5046

Boats & Canoes

Small with no hardware

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Garage Doors

With hardware

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Grass

No Bagging! Clippings are not collected by hauler or accepted at the recycling center -It's the Law!

Compost in backyard cut & leave on lawn

Books

We encourage you to recycle them!

Curbside, Community Organizations, Swap Shack at City Recycling center

Paint

Free Disposal

New Britain Residential Recycling Center

Freon Appliances

Air conditioners, refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifiers
$20

New Britain Residential Recycling Center - (See On-call collector)

Christmas Trees

On the curbside for Public Works Collection January

Curbside collection dates Jan 11-22, 2021 or New Britain Residential Recycling Center