Do-it-yourself auto maintenance and repair can save you time and money, but improperly handled or discarded automotive wastes can pose serious environmental and health risks.
Concerns about asbestos, lead, and other household hazards to note when buying or selling a home.
Waste management information and guidance for businesses, consumers, institutions and municipalities.
Recycle obsolete or unwanted cell and smart phones, computers and monitors, televisions, DVD and MP3 players, pagers, tablets and other devices.
Learn how to reduce the environmental impact of your everyday activities.
Essential information on the handling and management of various hazardous household products.
Learn about mercury, its health and environmental effects, and how to safely handle and dispose of products containing it. Includes environmental monitoring data and fish consumption advisories.
Facilities approved by MassDEP to accept household hazardous wastes from residents. Some facilities also accept waste from small businesses.
Health & Safety Information on Household Products
Safe management of medicines, insect repellents, sunscreens, perfumes, soaps, fragrances and lotions.
Find recycling, composting and hazardous household product management opportunities and programs in your town or city and neighboring communities.