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Recycled Items

Sidebar 200Here are the items that can be recycled in the blue bin:

  • All glass food and beverage containers
  • All Plastic food and laundry product containers #1 thru #7, and #10
  • All Metal food and beverage containers
  • Clean aluminum foils, pans, and containers
  • Milk & juice cartons, single serve juice boxes and other aseptic containers
  • Junk mail and envelopes
  • All Food & Beverage containers made of plastics #1 through #7
  • Paper bags, paper egg cartons, paper towel tubes
  • Newspapers and advertising inserts
  • Office paper, white & colored, sticky notes
  • File folders, note cards, card stock, manila envelopes
  • Magazines, catalogs
  • Shredded paper in a paper grocery bag

Place your cart at the curb before 6:00am on your collection day. Place carts at least two feet apart from each other with the lid opening facing the street. Also, make sure the barrels aren’t left at the curb for longer than 24 hours.

Phone Books

Phone books may be recycled in your blue bin anytime or at the Transfer Station (only during May or April).

Electronics Recycling

The State of Connecticut mandated recycling of electronics known as “Covered Electronic Devices.” Televisions, computers (desktop or laptop), monitors, keyboards, printers, etc., must be recycled. You may take your old electronics to our Transfer Station located on Old Forge Road.

Recycling Schedule

Recycling is collected curbside every other week on an A or B schedule. Refer to the Recycling Collection Schedule to view your recycling collection day. Collection is delayed by one day the rest of the week for the following holidays observed: Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Need More Information?

Check the Recycling FAQ

Contact Information:

logo6       Town of Rocky Hill
    761 Old Main St.
    Rocky Hill, CT

Jim Sollmi, PELS Director of Community Development and Public Works

Joe Lentini, Field Operations and Highway Superintendent

PHONE:   860-258-7709   
FAX:    860-258-2703  
HOURS:   Monday - Friday
    6:30am - 2:30pm

Transfer Station

LOCATION: 59 Old Forge Road


January & February – Saturday only from 7:00am – 1:00pm


March 1st thru December 31st – Thursday & Friday 7:00am – 2:00pm, Saturday 7:00am – 1:00pm


*Transfer Station is closed during inclement weather*

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