Transfer Station

Paper Shredding rescheduled from April 18, 2020 to August 29, 2020 - click for details


The transfer station will be closed on Saturday, July 4, 2020.


Beginning March 30, 2020 all transactions at the transfer station will be cashless. Debit and credit cards will be accepted.


Open: Tuesdays and Saturdays 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Thursdays 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Phone: (860) 429-7189 (on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays only)

Location: 221 Warrenville Road (Route 89), Mansfield Center, approximately one mile from the intersection of Route 89 & Route 195 (Click here for a map & driving directions).

Use the transfer station in place of collection service or to supplement it. Not all waste (such as sofas and demolition debris) and recyclables (such as large metal items and electronics) are collected curbside. Transfer Station Use Study (June 1, 2006)

Bring some form of identification with you that shows you are a Mansfield resident. A license or utility bill is fine. Small bills are appreciated when paying by cash. Credit and debit cards are accepted.

Fee waivers are available for income eligible transfer station users.

Refuse

ItemCost
Garbage - 35 gallon garbage bags$3.50 each
Garbage - 35 gallon garbage can$7.00 each
Garbage - 55 gallon drum$9.00 each
Garbage - 55 gallon drum (less than 1/2 full)$4.50 each
Garbage - Compact pickup (1 cubic yard)$35.00
Garbage - Flat loaded pickup (2 cubic yard)$70.00
Garbage - High loaded pickup (4 cubic yard)$140.00
All other garbage (measured on site)$35.00 / cubic yard
Bulky Waste$30.00 / cubic yard


Transfer Station Recycling

The transfer station accepts all the recyclable items collected curbside, plus many more. The attendant will show you where to place each item. We do not charge for several of the items we recycle.

Recyclables

ItemCostPlacement
Single-stream recyclablesNo chargeSingle-stream roll off container
Appliances with Freon (refrigerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, freezers)$12.00 eachRecycle building electronics room
AntifreezeNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Batteries  (car batteries, rechargeable batteries, button batteries)No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Books (textbooks, hard and soft cover)No chargeDiscover Books box or swap shop
Brake fluidNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Brush$10.00 per pick up loadBrush pile behind recycle building
Box SpringsNo chargeMattress shipping container
Capacitors or ballasts$3.00 eachRecycle building electronics room
Cell phonesNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
ClothingNo chargeBaystate Textiles or Salvation Army boxes
Computers & AccessoriesNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Electronic Equipment (stereos, DVD players, radios) No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Fluorescent BulbsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Food scraps (for composting)No chargeLeaf compost pile
Grass ClippingsNo chargeLeaf compost pile
Grocery BagsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
LeavesNo chargeLeaf compost pile
MattressesNo chargeMattress shipping container
MicrowavesNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
OilNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Oil filtersNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
PaintNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Plastic film (bread bags, case & paper product wraps, dry cleaner bags, newspaper bags, air pillows)No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Propane tanksNo chargeMetal storage container
Scrap metal$3.00 / cubic yardScrap metal roll off container
Shredded paperNo chargeShredded paper roll off container
Strings of lightsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Stumps$30.00 / cubic yardBrush pile behind recycle building
Styrofoam peanutsNo chargeRecycle building swap shop area
TelevisionsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Textiles (curtains, tablecloths, rags, pillows, stuffed toys, bed linens, anything cloth, shoes)No chargeBaystate Textiles or Salvation Army boxes
Passenger car tires (up to 16 1/2")$2.00 eachTire shipping container
Large truck tires (off rims)$8.00 eachTire shipping container
Large truck tires (on rims)$20.00 eachTire shipping container
Large off-road tires$35.00 eachTire shipping container
VCRsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Vegetable OilNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Wires & cordsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Wood chips$10.00 per scoopChip pile behind recycle building