Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

COVID-19 Minuteman Household Hazardous Waste Instructions

Due to the Covid-18 pandemic the following rules are required.  Pre-registration with Concord Public Works is required prior to the event. Call 978-318-3240 to register and obtain your pass.

In addition to their name and address residents are now required to provide a contact phone number for COVID-19 tracing purposes. 

  • Clean Harbors will not be allowed to accept any material handed to them. and will not retrieve any material from the front or back passenger seats. Hazardous material will be retrieved from the trunk, back of SUV’s, or pickup truck in order to maintain six feet of social distancing.
  • Clean Harbors will not be allowed to return any containers/baskets/bins/cans or jugs.
  • Do not exit vehicle-residents who exit their vehicle will be asked to leave.
  • Face masks/face covering are mandatory.
  • Do not roll down vehicle windows
  • Have license and/or registration form in hand and ready to hold up to inside of vehicle window for Clean Harbor’s registrar to read.

We ask for your patience during the events as the lines and wait time may be extended.

Non-Member communities will not be admitted until further notice, only Member Communities (Arlington, Bedford, Belmont, Concord, Lexington, Lincoln, Waltham, and Watertown) will be permitted to enter.

Updated 6/26/2- 7:30AM

To Attend an Event


Subscribers to Municipal Curbside Collection Program - hazardous waste disposal is included in the cost of the annual subscription fee. Subscribers may attend one hazardous waste collection event (in Concord or Lexington) per year at no additional cost. To obtain a free pass for up to 25 gallons or pounds of hazardous waste contact Concord Public Works at 978-318-3240 prior to the day of the event. Residents that attend the event without a pass will be charged.

IN ADDITION TO THE EIGHT HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENTS IN LEXINGTON THIS YEAR THERE WILL BE A CONCORD COLLECTION EVENT ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 AT 133 KEYES ROAD FROM 4 PM to 6:30 PM.



Schedule of Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events at 60 Hartwell Avenue in Lexington, Mass. in 2020 (9 AM - 2 PM)


 SATURDAYS:

  • April 18  (CANCELED)

  • May 16 (CANCELED)

  • June 13 (CANCELED)

  • July 18

  • August 15

  • October 17

  • November 7

SUNDAY:

  • September 20


Other Residents (Not available at the July Event - Check back for August)


Residents that do not subscribe to the municipal curbside collection program may use the Minuteman facility. Typically the fees range from $46 for up to 10 gallons or pounds and $85 for up to 25 pounds or gallons. Payment by check is required at the event (cash and credit cards are not accepted). The Minuteman Regional Household Hazardous Waste Facility hours at 60 Hartwell Ave. in Lexington, Mass. are 9 a.m. to 2 P.M.


Businesses (Not available at the July Event - Check back for August)

Businesses may use the Minuteman facility for a fee. Please contact Clean Harbors directly at 781-380-7121 to pre-register.

If you have any questions please contact Concord Public Works at 978-318-3240