Location & Hours

Rhode Island Resource Recovery
65 Shun Pike
Johnston RI, 02919

401-942-1430
 

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30-4:00 PM, if you’re visiting our Administrative Offices (e.g. to meet with staff)
 

Operating Hours

Monday-Friday: 6 AM to 3:45 PM, and Saturdays, 6 AM - 12 PM, if you are bringing materials for recycling, composting, or disposal. Household hazardous waste and documents for shredding are only accepted on certain Saturdays, by appointment. Please review our accepted materials, pricing, and accepted forms of payment before arrival.
 

Holiday Schedule

Download the current year's holiday schedule below.
 

Driving Directions

From Providence:

  • Take Rte. 6 West to Rte. 295 South. Take Exit 5 (our name is on the exit), bear right, and follow for 0.5 miles. Our entrance will be on your right. Follow the signs to your destination or stop at the guard shack for assistance.

From Points North:

  • From north of Johnston to the MA border: Take Rte. 95 South to Rte. 37 West. Take exit 1B to Rte. 295 North. Take Exit 5 (our name is on the exit), bear right, and follow for 0.5 miles. Our entrance will be on your right. Follow the signs to your destination or stop at the guard shack for assistance.
     
  • MA and North: Take Rte. 95 South to Rte. 295 South. Take Exit 5 (our name is on the exit), bear right, and follow for 0.5 miles. Our entrance will be on your right. Follow the signs to your destination or stop at the guard shack for assistance.

From Points South:

  • From south of Johnston to Warwick: Take Rte. 95 North to Rte. 37 West. Take exit 1B to Rte. 295 North. Take Exit 5 (our name is on the exit), bear right, and follow for 0.5 miles. Our entrance will be on your right. Follow the signs to your destination or stop at the guard shack for assistance.
     
  • From south of Warwick: Take Rte. 95 North to Rte. 295 North. Take Exit 5 (our name is on the exit), bear right, and follow for 0.5 miles. Our entrance will be on your right. Follow the signs to your destination or stop at the guard shack for assistance.