Composting, Recycling & Solid Waste
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- Compost Center for Wallingford Residents
Center information and hours of operation.
- Electronics Recycling Program for Wallingford Residents
Drop-off information at the Recycling Center
- Paint Drop-Off Options for Wallingford Resident
Drop-off information at local stores and HazWaste Central
- Recycling for Wallingford Residents
Curbside and drop-off information.
- Recycling for Wallingford Businesses
- Recycling Regulations
- Resident Disposal Center
Center information, hours of operation and current rates for disposal of recyclables and solid waste.
- Don't Bag Your Grass
Information on grass cycling; remember, grass clippings are not
allowed in your trash or at the Compost Center.
- Map of Wallingford Town Facilities
- AAA's Southern New England
For information on recycling used automotive batteries at any AAA Southern New England Approved Auto Repair facility during regular business hours throughout the year.
- Bottle and Can Redemption Centers
The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection provides information on the licensed bottle and can redemption centers in Wallingford and around the State.
- The Computer Recycler
Provides information on the free recycling of home and business computers and accessories.
- Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
For home or business recycling information, click on "Recycling".
Provides information about the store including location, hours of operation, and the materials accepted at the store.
- Habitat ReStore
Provides information about the store including location, hours of operation, and a description of the items that are accepted for donation.
- HazWaste Central
Open mid-May through the end of October. Provides information about Center operations, the household hazardous wastes accepted at the facility, and information on nontoxic alternatives to use for cleaning. Please download and fill out the user questionaire form prior to coming to drop off your household hazardous waste.
- Paint Recycling through PaintCare
Locations to recycle both latex and oil-based paints within CT.
Both latex and oil-based paints are accepted at HazWaste Central.
- Plastic Bag Recycling
The online resource for plastic bag and film recycling.
- The ReCONNstruction Center
Provides contact information and a description of the types of used building materials
available for sale. Also lists the materials that are accepted for donation.
- Recycling 101
A Keep America Beautiful campaign done with the Advertising Council and others.
- Take 2
Provides information about free electronic recycling and events.
- Wheels for Wishes & Wellness
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit vehicle donation program that benefits hospitals servicing Connecticut children, offering a simple alternative to selling or trading in an unwanted vehicle and providing donors with free towing and a tax deduction.