Ayer Transfer Station

61 Groton-Harvard Road, Ayer, MA 01432, USA

Some recyclables incur fees. Check http://www.ayer.ma.us/transfer-station/pages/transfer-station-bulk-item-list for more information.


  • Empty, flatten and put caps back on bottles/jars
  • Include lids with containers
  • Rinse or wipe clean all food or other residue from bottles & containers
  • No Bags, Wrap or Film Plastic
  • No Black Plastic
  • No Blister Pack (clear formed plastic packaging around products like toys, hardware and electronics)
  • No Containers that held Hazardous Products
  • No Electronics/Appliances
  • No Foam
  • No Foam Blocks/Shapes
  • No Foam Food Service: cups, plates, take-out containers
  • No Foam Peanuts
  • No Food Contaminated Containers
  • No Frozen Food Bags
  • No Motor Oil Bottles/Containers
  • No Other Film
  • No Pouches (stand up bags or squeeze pouches for items such as: ground coffee, juice, dried fruit, yogurt, laundry, oil)
  • No Products that Contain Bio- or Oxi- Degradable Additives
  • No Straws
  • No Thin Foamed Sheets/Wrap (used around products like electronics)
  • No Toys with Metal or Electronic Components
  • No take-out, produce, deli/bakery clamshells/Trays


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