Recycling, Waste, and Compost

Waste Disposal Information
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Recycling and Trash Collection Alert

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Due to the weather and road conditions trash and recycling collection for today may be delayed or collected tomorrow. Please be sure to have your containers out no later than 6:30a.m. (6a.m. for Downtown). Collection may not be at it's usual time.

Streets that did not have collection today will be posted here later today.

​We are sorry for this inconvenience.

​If your collection was missed please call G. Mello at 978-352-8581.

​Thank you.

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Television Recycling

Please call Best Buy in Portsmouth 603-431-1269 or Salem, NH 603-890-9002 to confirm cost and any special arrangements before go. Most charge $25 per TV and no more than 2 accepted at one time.

While specific details vary by location and state, most stores accept tube televisions with screen sizes of 32 inches or less, projectors, LCD televisions with screen sizes of less than 60 inchyes and portable televisions for reycling. The program typically does not accept front-or-rear projection televisions, any device with exposed cathode ray tubes, or tube televisions with screen sizes larger than 32 inches.

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MISSED PICK-UP

Please have trash and recycling out at the curb by 6:30 a.m. the day of collection. Drivers, weather and schedules are subject to change. For recycling please check the schedule and make sure you have the correct week.  

(See "Links" to the left and click on 2016-2017 RECYCLING and WASTE INFORMATION GUIDE for A and B recycling weeks, page 4 & 5)

For assistance please call G. Mello at 978-352-8581.  

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Click on the link below to view a video about what happens to the recycling collected in Amesbury!

https://vimeo.com/122131106

Casella Zero-Waste Facility 

(Thank you to Casella for sharing this video.)

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Laurie Pierce Administrative Assistant (978) 388-8116
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