Upcoming Recycling Events

Here's a quick look at upcoming recycling related events for 2017. 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.

April

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

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

  • 4/1: 9 AM -12 PM; Charlestown Mini-Super, 4071 Old Post Road, Charlestown, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/1: 9AM – 1 PM; Mount Hope Farmers Market, 250 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/1: 8 AM – 1 PM; Town of Middletown Second Beach, Sachuest Point Rd, Middletown, RI; **Middletown residents using the PAYT program ONLY** electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/2: 10 AM – 1 PM; Jewish Alliance, 401 Elmgrove Ave., Providence, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/5: 8 AM – 11 AM; Dassault Systemes, 1301 Atwood Avenue, Johnston, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/8: 10 AM - 1 PM; various Washington Trust branches; Community Shred Day; 2 box maximum per person. Visit their website for a list of locations.
  • 4/8: 8 AM - 12 PM; Easton's Beach / Newport, 175 Memorial Blvd. Newport's Spring Recycling Day. Recycling of: Paper shredding, scrap metal, rigid plastics, clothing and usable household items, books, cooking oil, cardboard and electronics. Please visit their website (events tab) for a detailed list of items accepted and restrictions. The second portion of the event is open to Newport Residents ONLY – Bulky Waste Amnesty Day (by appt only) & compost bin sale. Visit their website for details.
  • 4/8: 8 AM - 1 PM, Coventry Town Hall Annex, 1675 Flat River Rd.; in conjunction with the Eco-Depot will offer other services. For Coventry residents only: sensitive document shredding and discounted compost bin sale after attendance to composting workshops at 11am and 12pm (must call to preregister at 822-6244). Open to all: unused/unwanted medication dropoff and textile recycling. Full event information can be found here.
  • 4/8: 8 AM -12 PM; City of Newport’s Easton’s Beach, 175 Memorial Blvd., Newport, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/8: 10 AM – 1 PM; Weaver Public Library, 41 Grove Ave., East Providence, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/15: 8 AM – 1 PM; Monastery, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/22: 9 AM - 12 PM; East Providence Public Works Complex/City Garage, 60 Commercial Way. Community Paper Shredding event open to East Providence residents ONLY (no businesses), up to two file boxes or two paper bags per vehicle. The city will also accept electronic waste during the event (but you must unload yourself). Call 435-7701 for details or visit their website.
  • 4/22: 8 AM - 1 PM; 181 Howard Hill Road, Foster, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/22: 9 AM – 12 PM; Town Hall, 180 High St.., Wakefield, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/26: 2 PM - 5 PM; Providence Public Library, 150 Empire Street, Providence; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/29: 9 AM – 1 PM; Four Corners Chapel – Fund Raiser, 200 Angel Road, Cumberland, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 4/30: 12 PM – 4 PM; Wickford Village Daffodil Days; Brown Street Parking Lot Wickford, RI; electronic collection event hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here

May

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

  • 5/6: Narragansett Beach, North Pavilion, 77 Boston Neck Rd. 8 AM - 1 PM; no appointed needed. 
  • 5/13: Johnston, RIRRC; 8 AM - Noon; make an appointment
  • 5/13: Charlestown, RIDOT, 4782 Post Rd.; 8 AM - 1 PM; make an appointment
  • 5/20: Woonsocket, Recycling Facility, 1117 River St.; 8 AM - 1 PM; make an appointment

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

  • 5/20: 8 AM - 1 PM; Woonsocket, Recycling Facility, 1117 River St.; in conjunction with the Eco-Depot will be holding a free shredding event for Woonsocket residents ONLY (must show ID); first come, first served until truck is filled. Also at the event, electronic waste will be collected by Indie Cycle, LLC, there is a charge for some items, see what they take here
  • 5/20: 9 AM - 12 PM; Whipple Ave. Recycling & Compost Facility; Spring E-waste & Shred Event, accepting computers, TVs, monitors, laptops and tablets only. Limit of one box of paper to be shredded per person. Normal use of the Whipple Ave. Facility will be available to Burrillville residents during the event. For more information, call 568-4440 x12 or visit their website.
  • 5/27: 9 AM - 12 PM; Westerly Transfer Station Public Works Parking Lot, 35 Harry Hirsch Lane, Westerly. Community Shred-it Day for Westerly residents only; No official limit but residents should be mindful in the amount they bring. Optional items accepted: canned goods for the Warm Shelter & Johnnycake Center. Call 348-2539 for more info.