Items may be placed in normal trash, but we encourage you to consider donating any usable items to charity or consider recycling items during the city's periodic electronic recycling drop-off events. Event information will be posted on the Public Works webpage as drop-off events are scheduled.
Public Works Department
For computer monitors, TVs, water coolers, dehumidifiers, refrigerators or air conditioners, you must request a special item pickup online or by calling the Mayor's Hotline at 617-635-4500.
Request Special Item Pickup
Please visit the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection for additional resources related to electronics recycling.