Drop-Off Recyclable Items

Acceptable Drop-Off Items
Only residents may drop-off items at the Chicopee Sanitary Landfill. Please note that a fee may apply. The following items may be dropped off:
  • All items recycled curbside (view the Curbside Recyclable Items page for a full list)
  • Christmas trees
  • Fluorescent light bulbs, rechargeable batteries, Mercury-containing items (Hg)
  • Grass, leaves, and brush (but not tree stumps or large tree butts)
  • Mattresses and box springs
  • Propane tanks and helium tanks
  • Refrigerators, Air conditioning units, and dehumidifiers
  • Scrap metal
  • Televisions, computer monitors, and electronics
  • Tires (cost of $1 off-rim or $3 with rim with Chicopee ID)
  • Vehicle batteries
  • Clothes, shoes, bed & table linens, curtains/draperies
Rigid Plastics
Rigid plastics for recycling disposal is not yet available at the landfill as of January 25, 2015. However, it is available for curbside pickup in your recycling cart. Refer to the Acceptable Rigid Plastics List (PDF) for more information. Remember, rigid plastics must fit in your recycling cart.