Trash & Refuse

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Garbage & Recycling must be placed by 6:00a.m. on your scheduled day.

Each week you are allowed to place only:

  • 4 Items of Refuse
  • Your “Green Recycle Bin”
  • 1 Large Bulk Item

Containers shall not weigh more than 70 lbs. when filled or are not to exceed 30 gallon capacity.

Large bulk items include, but are not limited to:

  • Furniture
  • Mattresses
  • Box Springs
  • Carpets Cut into
  • Appliances

Items not Picked Up

  • Pesticides
  • Yard Waste
  • Oil Solvents
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Explosives
  • Gas Tanks
  • Lawn Mowers
  • Gas Grills
  • Animal Carcasses
  • Fecal Matter
  • Industrial Wastes
  • Other Regulated Hazardous Waste – Or – or any Commercially Produced Construction Materials
  • Sharps Containers cannot be picked up. Any Sharps Containers may be taken to any hospital for disposal.

All windows and doors must have glass removed and contained

Holiday Schedule:

If your collection day is on or follows any of these holidays during the week , then your collection day will be one day later –

  • New Year’s
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas

Any garbage questions call:

Waste Management – (716) 496-5000
Town of Colden – (716) 941-5012