Transfer Station

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 each
Recycle building electronics room
AntifreezeNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Batteries  (car batteries, rechargeable batteries, button batteries)
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
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 each
Recycle building electronics room
Cell phones
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Clothing
No chargeBaystate Textiles or Salvation Army boxes
Computers & Accessories
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Electronic Equipment (stereos, DVD players, radios) 
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Fluorescent Bulbs
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Food scraps (for composting)
No chargeLeaf compost pile
Grass Clippings
No chargeLeaf compost pile
Grocery Bags
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Leaves
No chargeLeaf compost pile
Mattresses
No chargeMattress shipping container
Microwaves
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Oil
No chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Oil filtersNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Paint
No 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 yard
Scrap metal roll off container
Shredded paperNo chargeShredded paper roll off container
Strings of lights
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Stumps$30.00 / cubic yard
Brush pile behind recycle building
Styrofoam peanuts
No 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 each
Tire shipping container
Large truck tires (off rims)
$8.00 each
Tire shipping container
Large truck tires (on rims)
$20.00 each
Tire shipping container
Large off-road tires
$35.00 each
Tire shipping container
VCRs
No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Vegetable Oil
No chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Wires & cordsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Wood chips
$10.00 per scoop
Chip pile behind recycle building