CHaRM

Center for Hard to Recycle Material : Monthly Drop-Off Event

There will be nine (9) CHaRM drop-off events in 2017​..... approx. on 2nd Saturday.

​NOTE: PRE-Registration is required!

Sat. Apr. 8th -Closed Sat. July 8th Sat. Oct. 14th
Sat. May 6th -Closed Sat. Aug. 12th Sat. Nov. 18th
Sat June 17th -Closed Sat. Sept. 9th Sat. Dec. 9th

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 (PDF) (NiCad, etc.)
​Thermometers / Thermostats [& elemental Hg]
​Waste Motor Oil (limited to pints and quarts)
​Fire Extinguishers

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.