Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycling Center - Special Collection Dates for 2023

All events are open to residents of our seven member towns: Boylston, Holden, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, Sterling and West Boylston.

Please show your ID at Check In.

Please check wachusettearthday.org/special-collections/ for details on these special collections.

  • Document Shredding Saturdays, May 20th, August 19th and October 21st, 9 am to noon – Document shredding with a document shredding truck on site. The first two boxes are free; additional boxes are $2 each. To reduce your cost and quantity, please recycle non-sensitive materials with your curbside pickup or in our paper recycling dumpster.
  • Latex Paint Collection Saturdays, June 3rd and July 1, 9 am to noon– Latex Paint Collection. All containers must have the original, readable label. Water based paint will have “latex,” “water-based,” or “acrylic” on the label. Do not consolidate paints or bring oil based paint or any paint with Alkyd added. Water-based paint cleans up with just soap and water. Please check the website for pricing. Fall dates TBD.
  • Household Hazardous Products Collection ONLY Saturdays: July 22nd and November 11th , 2023 9am to 1pm. These extra Saturdays have been added just for disposal of hazardous products. The rest of the site will be closed.
  • Please check the website for pricing. Check www.wachusettearthday.org or Town websites for updates. Directions to the Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycling Center: I-190, Exit 9, north one block on Route 140 to light, left on Legg Road and travel 0.8 mile to the entrance on the right. Or Laurel Street, West Boylston or Manning Street, Holden to Raymond Huntington Highway (parallel with I-190 at Holden/West Boylston town line), and travel 0.9 mile to the entrance on the left.