Harwinton’s Hometown Hauler

Recycle

TOWN SPONSORED RECYCLING:

  • ANTIFREEZE, USED MOTOR OIL, LEAD ACID BATTERIES, RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES, and COMPACT FLUORESCENT LIGHT BULBS: bring to Town Garage first Saturday each month 9-11am (except May and Oct. is same day as Scrap Metal Collection. )
  • BAGGED LEAVES, GRASS CLIPPINGS: bring across the street from town garage any time. USE BIO-DEGRADEABLE BAGS PLEASE! NO MANURE OR ANIMAL CARCASSES! NO PLASTIC BAGS PLEASE! Violators will be fined.
  • BULKY WASTE (construction waste, furniture, etc.): contact your hauler or recycling coordinator.
  • CARS WITH TITLES: call National Kidney Foundation at 1-800-488-CARS or Disabled American Veterans in Rocky Hill at 1-860-529-1759.
  • CELL PHONES: Drop into collection bin located at Harwinton Post Office. Deactivate service.
  • CHRISTMAS TREES: bring to town recreation area second weekend of January. Leave in first right hand corner of parking lot, near basketball hoop.
  • ELECTRONICS (computers,etc.): call Recycling Coordinator.
  • EYEGLASSES: Lions Club collection boxes year round at Harwinton Post Office, Thomaston Savings Bank, or Senior Center.
  • GREETING CARDS: All cards accepted at monthly paper recycling at Harwinton Consolidated School. (See below for details).
  • HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS: pre-registration required. At Falls Village in the Spring and at Torrington in the Fall. Detailed information will be mailed town wide.
  • LARGE AMOUNTS PAPER, BOOKS WITH COVERS REMOVED, GREETNG CARDS, AND NON METALLIC WRAPPING PAPER): First Sat. of each month, 9 AM – 11 AM. ( NO collection in October) at Harwinton Consolidated School, uphill driveway. Look for recycling sign. NO: curbside accepted paper. NO plastic, tape, stickers, colored construction paper, colored file folders. (These are trash). Home businesses are most welcomed!
  • MERCURY THERMOMETERS: Bring to Household Hazardous Waste Collections.
  • PHONE BOOKS: Mid October-mid November only- bin in Harwinton Library parking lot. Remainder of year drop in the permanent bin located in front of the old telephone co. store on Prospect Street in Torrington.
  • PLASTIC PEANUTS / BUBBLE WRAP: Call Packaging Depot at 482-2539.
  • PROPANE TANKS: Call Harwinton True Value ( fee charged) or bring to HHW Collection Day in October (no fee). DO NOT DISCARD IN TRASH!!
  • REDEEMABLE BEVERAGE CANS/BOTTLES: save and donate to Bronc Callahan Community Fund. Drop off cleaned and bagged in Thierry’s garage (Bentley Drive) each April and Oct.
  • SCRAP METAL: Every May and Oct. at Town Garage. Detailed information will be mailed town wide at appropriate times.
  • TEXTILES: (clean clothing, linens, shoes, toys). Salvation Army (1-800-958-78250, Goodwill(489-8670) or drop into white metal containers located at Landing Zone on Rt.4, Birge Park Plaza on Rt.4, or corner of Rt. 118 & South Main Street (package store parking lot).
  • TREES, STUMPS, BRUSH: Supreme Forest Industries, Bogue Rd. (485-0343 for fee info). Resident drop off M-F 7am-4pm. Also Sat. am. ALL WOOD MUST BE FREE OF METAL/CHEMICALS.
  • Collection cancellations will be broadcast on WZBG, or call 485-9647 for a pre-recorded message.
  • New recycling schedules are mailed to all Harwinton residents in December of each year.
  • Detailed information about Hazardous Waste Days, Electronic and Scrap Metal Collections will be mailed to all Harwinton residents in a timely manner.

BUY CAREFULLY – SHARE IT – USE IT UP – RECYCLE IT …..FOR EARTH SAKE!
THE MORE WE RECYCLE - THE MORE WE SAVE
WE SAVE OUR NATURAL RESOURCES - WE SAVE TAX DOLLARS
QUESTIONS? CALL 485-9051 (Tues.12:30-2:30/Thurs 8:30-3:30) OR 485-9647 (Mon-Fri 8-8)

residential recycling services

Contact Information

Tidy Services

600 George Washington Turnpike
Burlington, CT 06013

P.O. Box 2036
Burlington, CT 06013

Phone:
860-485-9991
860-485-4960
Fax: 860-485-9999
Email: tidysvcsllc@snet.net

Business Hours:
Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m.-noon.

We accept Visa. We accept MasterCard. We accept American Express.
We accept Discover. We accept Cash. We accept Check.