A – Z List

Click on the individual items below for details, guidance on proper disposal, and prices.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Air freshenersHHW collection event
Aluminum cans, pie plates, and foilBlue bin recycling – All sites
Aluminum cleanerHHW collection event
AmmoniaHHW collection event
AntifreezeHHW collection event
AppliancesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
AsbestosMust be handled by a licensed asbestos removal contractor. Click for details.
Asphalt driveway sealerHHW collection event
Asphalt shinglesYear-round drop-off – Johnson

B

BallastsYear-round drop-off – All sites
BatteriesYear-round drop-off – All sites
BleachHHW collection event
BooksYear-round drop-off – Softcover – All sites; Hardcover – Johnson and Stowe;
Box springsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester
Brake fluidHHW collection event

C

Carbon monoxide detectorsHousehold trash
CardboardBlue bin recycling
Cassette tapesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe
Cell phonesYear-round drop-off – All sites
CDs/DVDsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
Christmas treesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe
Clothes dryersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
Clothing/textilesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold. Must be clean, dry, and odor-free. See here for a list of accepted items.
Coffee podsHousehold trash
Compact fluorescent lights (CFLs)Year-round drop-off – All sites
ComputersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D)Year-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester
Containers (empty and previously contained “Poisonous” “Corrosive” “Reactive” or “Flammable” materials)Household trash

D

DiapersHousehold trash
DishwashersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
DisinfectantsHHW collection event
Drain openersHHW collection event
DrywallYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester
DVD playersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold

E

ElectronicsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
EpoxyHHW collection event
ExplosivesContact the VT State Police at 802.635.7036 for proper disposal

F

Facial tissuesHousehold trash
Fax machinesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
Film plasticsYear-round drop-off – All sites
Fire extinguishersContact your local fire department or call us 802.888.7317 for disposal options
FireworksContact the VT State Police at 802.635.7036 for proper disposal
Floor waxHHW collection event
Fluorescent light bulbs, lamps and tubesYear-round drop-off – All sites
FoilBlue bin recycling – All sites
Food scrapsYear-round drop-off – All sites
Food for donationClick for details
FreezersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
FuelsHHW collection event
FungicidesHHW collection event
FurnitureYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester
Furniture polishHHW collection event

G

Game consolesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
GasolineHHW collection event
Glass bottles and jarsBlue bin recycling
GluesHHW collection event
Grinding compoundsHHW collection event

H

HerbicidesHHW collection event
Holiday lightsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
Household Hazardous Waste (any household product labelled “caution, toxic, danger, hazard, warning, poisonous, reactive, corrosive, or flammable”)Click for details

I

Ink cartridgesYear-round drop-off – All sites

J

Junk mailBlue bin recycling (or opt out entirely – click to learn how)

K

KeyboardsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold

L

Lead-acid automotive batteriesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
Leaf and yard debrisLeave in place or compost (best options) OR Year-round drop off – Johnson
Light bulbs (halogen, incandescent, LED)*
*NOT fluorescent bulbs, which contain mercury, a hazardous material. See here for fluorescent lights
Household trash

M

Maple tubingYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe
MattressesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester
Medical wasteClick for details
MedicationsPrescription Drug Disposal Program OR click for home disposal details
Mercury-containing devicesClick for details
Metal cansBlue bin recycling
Microwave ovensYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
MP3 playersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold

N

NapkinsHousehold trash
NeedlesClick for details

O

Oil and oil filtersHHW collection event OR Click for year-round disposal options
Oil containersHousehold trash
Oral hygiene productsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe OR Household trash

P

Paint, paint cans & coatingsHHW collection event OR Click for year-round disposal options
Pane glass (mirrors, picture frames, windows, etc)Household trash
Paper (mixed)Blue bin recycling
Paper towelsHousehold trash
PesticidesHHW collection event
PharmaceuticalsPrescription Drug Disposal Program OR click for home disposal details
PhonesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
Photo paper and filmHousehold trash
PlasticClick for details
Plastic bagsYear-round drop-off – All sites
Pool chemicalsHHW collection event
PrintersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
Propane tanks (up to 20 lbs)Year-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester

Q

R

RecyclablesClick for details
RefrigeratorsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester

S

Sanitary napkinsHousehold trash
Scrap metalYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
Shoe polishHHW collection event
Smoke detectorsHousehold trash
SofaYear-round drop off – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester
Sporting equipmentHousehold trash if it can’t be donated or resold
Steel cansYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
Stereos
Sterno and canned gel fuelHHW collection event
StovesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
StyrofoamHousehold trash
Syringes, needles and sharps Click for details

T

TelevisionsYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold
TextilesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe if it can’t be donated or resold. Must be clean, dry, and odor-free. See here for a list of accepted items.
Thermostats (mercury containing)Click for details
TiresYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester

U

V

VCRs
VHSYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe
Vinyl recordsHousehold trash if it can’ be donated or resold
Vinyl sidingConstruction & Demo – Johnson, Stowe, Worcester

W

Washing machinesYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
Water heatersYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Morrisville, Stowe, Worcester
WipesHousehold trash
Wood – cleanYear-round drop-off – Johnson, Stowe
Wood preservativeHHW collection event

X

Y

Yard wasteLeave in place or compost (best options) OR Year-round drop off – Johnson

Z