Universal Waste Shed

Minuteman Household Hazardous Products Regional Facility
at the Lexington Compost Facility
60 Hartwell Avenue
Lexington, MA 02421


The Universal Waste Shed Facility is located in the Compost Facility which is opened during regular Compost business hours

Directions to the facility:
From Rte 128 take exit 31 (Rte 4/225 heading towards Bedford).
At the first light take a right, via jug handle, onto Hartwell Ave. 
The composting facility site is ¼ mile on the left just after the bike path .


Residents can drop-off the following mercury containing devices:

  • thermostats,
  • fluorescent bulbs,
  • compact fluorescent bulbs,
  • button cell batteries, and
  • nickel cadmium rechargeable batteries;

     Absolutely no other hazardous waste products will be accepted at the 
     Universal Waste Shed.  See below dates for annual HHP collection days. 
     Proof of residency required upon request.
 
 
Minuteman Household Hazardous Products (MHHP) collection days are open in 2016 and 2017 on the following weekend days, from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm:  [*Collection dates are Saturdays except where indicated.]

Open in 2017:
April 15
May 13
June 17
July 15
August 12
Sunday, September 17*
October 14
November 4

Open in 2018:
April 14
May 12
June 16
July 14
August 11
Sunday, September 16*
October 13
November 3