Other Trash Items
Christmas Trees Collection:
Collected separately on your regular trash day for the first two weeks in January. Trees must be free of decoration including tinsel, garland, tree stand or other non-recyclable ornamentation. Please, no plastic tree bags.
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal:
Hazardous Waste will NOT be picked up as part of your curbside Refuse/Recycling collection. You should contact Rhode Island Resource Recovery Program's Eco-Depot at 942-1430 x 241. For example: expired gas grill tanks, paints, pesticides, etc.
Must be brought to the dumpster at the Highway Department which is located at 929 Phenix Avenue between 7:00 am and 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Tires will no longer be collected with your regular trash. There is no fee for this service.
Televisions / Computer Monitors, CPU's, Laptops and Components:
Can no longer be collected with your regular trash. They are classified as hazardous waste.
Residents can deliver E-waste, TV's, computers, CPU's Laptops to Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation at 65 Shun Pike in Johnston. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 06:00 AM to 3:45 PM and Saturday from 06:00 AM to Noon. There is no fee for this service
Mattresses and Boxsprings:
They will no longer be picked up with regular trash. They will now be recycled.
You may arrange for pick up by calling Waste Management at 1-800-972-4545. There will be a fee of $25 per mattress and $25 per box spring.
Disposal of Bulky Waste (defined as any object that will not fit into a roll out cart) is the responsibility of the property owner. You may arrange for pick up by calling Waste Management at 1-800-972-4545. There will be a fee of $18 per item.
Automobile Waste Oil:
Automobile waste oil may be brought to the Oil Igloo located at the Walter Cornell Municipal Complex (Highway Garage), 929 Phenix Avenue between 7:00 am and 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday. There is no fee for this service.
The Highway garage is open from 7:00 am to 2:30 pm Monday through Friday.