Upcoming Recycling Events

Here's a quick look at upcoming recycling related events for 2016. Remember to click here to make your Eco-Depot appointment. If your community, business, or non-profit organization is hosting a free, open to the public recycling related event, and would like to see it listed here, please let us know.

May

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

Recycling Events (Hosted by Other Groups - Not RIRRC):

  • 5/2: 9 AM – 11 AM; Walgreens, 533 Elmwood Avenue, Providence; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/2: 12 PM – 2 PM; Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/3: 9 AM – 11 AM; Westerly Senior Center, 39 State Street, Westerly; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/3: 1 PM – 3:00 PM; North Kingstown Town Beach Parking Lot, 10 Beach Street, North Kingstown; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/4: 9:00 AM – 11 AM; Johnston Senior Center, 1291 Hartford Avenue, Johnston; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/4: 12 PM – 2 PM; Cranston Senior Center, 1070 Cranston Street, Cranston; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/5: 9 AM – 11 AM; Walgreens, 1 Eddie Dowling Highway, North Smithfield; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/5: 1 PM – 3 PM; Middletown Police Department, 123 Valley Road, Middletown; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/6: 9 AM – 11 AM; East Providence Senior Center, 610 Waterman Avenue, East Providence; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/6: 12 PM – 2 PM; Pilgrim Senior Center, 27 Pilgrim Parkway, Warwick; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/7: 9 AM – 11 AM; Pawtucket City Hall Parking Lot, 137 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket; free document shredding for up to two boxes or paper shopping bags of documents; part of the RI Attorney General’s Shred-A-Thon
  • 5/7: 8 AM – 12 PM; Woonsocket Recycle Facility, 943 River St., Woonsocket. Free document for Woonsocket residents only; click here for details.
  • 5/7: 9 AM – 12 Noon; Portsmouth High School, 120 Education Lane, Portsmouth, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 5/7: 10 AM – 2 PM; Baystate Financial, 401 Wampanoag Trail, Suite 100, East Providence, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 5/11: 2:30 – 5:30 PM; Providence Public Library, 150 Empire Street (rear parking lot), Providence, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 5/14: 9 AM – 1 PM, URI East Farm Spring Festival, Rte. 108, 1 East Farm Road, Kingston, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 5/14: 11 AM - 2:30 PM, hosted by the Town of Coventry at Coventry Town Hall Annex, 1675 Flat River Rd. Coventry; Spring Compost Fest, a family-centric event to launch the Town of Coventry's Backyard Composting program. The Town of Coventry departments will be there and RIRRC will hold free workshops. Topics include Food: Too Good To Waste, Backyard Composting and a general family-friendly presentation with MaxMan, RI's recycling superhero! Town of Coventry residents are eligible to purchase compost bins at a reduced rate, with attendance to a free workshop. Call the Town of Coventry's Recycling Coordinator at (401) 822-6244 or visit their Facebook page for more details.
  • 5/21 9 AM – 12 Noon; Kent County YMCA, 900 Centerville Road, Warwick, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 5/21: 12 PM – 4 PM; Hope Street Spring Fest, Corner of Hope & 5th Streets, Providence, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.

June

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

Recycling Events (Hosted by Other Groups - Not RIRRC):

  • 6/4: 9 AM  - 12 PM; Charlestown Mini-Super, 4071 Old Post Rd, Charlestown, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 6/11: 9 AM – 1 PM;  Aquidneck Growers Farmers Market, Newport Vineyards & Winery 909 East Main Rd, Middletown, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 6/18: 9 AM – 12:30 PM; Richmond Farmers Market, 320 Kingstown Rd - Rte. 138, Richmond, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.
  • 6/25: 9AM – 1 PM; Mount Hope Summer Farmers Market, 250 Metacom Ave., Bristol, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, fees apply to some items, see what they take here.

July

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

Recycling Events (Hosted by Other Groups - Not RIRRC):

  • 7/16: 9 AM - 12 PM; Burrillville Recycling Facility, 350 Whipple Ave.; In Conjunction with the Eco-Depot household hazardous waste collection, the Town of Burrillville will offer free shredding of sensitive documents. Visit their website for details.

August

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

September

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

October

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

November

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):

December

Eco-Depot Collection Events for Household Hazardous Waste (RIRRC):