South Shore Recycling Cooperative Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Scituate and Cohasset will host the last South Shore Recycling Cooperative (SSRC) household hazardous waste collection this spring. 

WHEN:   June 16 from 9 am to 1 pm 

WHERE: Scituate Highway Dept., 68 Captain Peirce Rd.​

​Residents of the host towns, as well as Duxbury, Middleboro, Norwell, Rockland,​ Weymouth and Whitman may attend at no charge, with proof of residency. 

Residents of Abington, Hanover, Hanson, Hingham, Hull, Kingston and Plymouth must obtain a signed authorization form from their town's responsible department (Abington Board of Health, Plymouth Marine and Environment Dept., all others DPW) to attend at their Town's expense.  Those Towns may limit subsidized quantities.

Residents from any town without authorization, and commercial generators, may attend with a check made out to Stericycle Environmental.

While not hazardous, USABLE latex paint and stain will be accepted for recycling at this event.

For details, including acceptable materials, please go to and click on "Hazardous Waste", go to your Town Hall for a flyer, or call 781-329-8318.