This year we will only be doing one household hazardous waste event in the fall. The Fall Event will be held Saturday,September 30, 2023 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm, rain or shine. Residents are asked to schedule an appointment to bring their materials to the Department of Public Works (DPW) yard. The Recycling Department will begin accepting appointments beginning September 4, 2023. Please call (978) 325-5600 to schedule your appointment. Gloucester residents are allowed to bring up to 25 pound or gallons of material at no cost. If you exceed 25 pounds or gallons, an additional fee will be accessed and payable to Clean Harbors (payable by check only, cash is not accepted). Please understand that we can only accept hazardous materials when Clean Harbors is on site, early drop offs will not be allowed.