Location & Hours

Rhode Island Resource Recovery
65 Shun Pike
Johnston RI, 02919


Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30-4:00 PM (except holidays - see below), 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 (except holidays - see below), 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

We are easily accessed off of Rte. 295, Exit 7 (old exit 5). Our name is on the exit. 

  • If you are coming from the north on 295 S, bear right at the end of the exit. 
  • If you are coming from the south on 295 N, bear left at the end of the exit. 

Follow for 0.5 miles. Our entrance will be on your right. Follow the signs to your destination or stop at the guard post for assistance.