CHaRM

Center for Hard to Recycle Material : Every-other-Monthly Drop-Off Event
- Sat. July 8th -Closed -
Sat. May 6th -Closed - Sat. Nov. 18th -Closed
- Sat. Sept. 9th  -Closed -

2018 schedule will be posted when available

Department of Public Works 1365 Middlesex St Lowell, MA 01851 8 AM - Noon 

​​Free Items
​25# & 1 Lb (camping) Propane tanks & helium tanks
​Compact & Linear Florescent Lamps (CFLs)
​Medical Sharps (in puncture proof bottle)
​Rechargeable Batteries (NiCad, etc.)
​Thermometers / Thermostats [& elemental Hg]
​Waste Motor Oil (limited to pints and quarts)
​Fire Extinguishers

Do NOT bring Meds, Ammo, Fireworks, Asbestos and NO Styrofoam!

NO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE!

CHaRM Fee Items

CHaRM FEE Items
Automotive
​Antifreeze
​Auto Battery

​$2/gal
​$5 ea
Appliances
​With Freon
​Without Freon

​Sm $20 / Lg $22
​Sm $15 / Lg $17
Electronic Waste
​DVD, VCR, CD, DVR, VHS
​TV / Monitor / CPU
​Microwave Oven

​$10 ea
​Sm $20 / Lg $25
​$15 ea
Bulky Item
​Mattress / Box Spring

​$15.00 ea

Download the free Smartphone App, called "LowellRecycle"; enter your address, to receive alerts/updates regarding the fee items! ​ ​
​Call the Solid Waste and Recycling Hotline 978-674-4309 with any questions.