Trash/Recycling & Simple Recycling Program Information

For curbside trash collection please follow our Pay As You Throw Program (PAYT). 

All household recycling must be in a green E.L. Harvey toter. Toters have been delivered to residents at no cost for the first toter. Additional toters can be purchased through E.L. Harvey. Toters must remain with the property.

Disposal of bulk items (i.e. matresses, white goods, televisions, etc.) is permitted. Contact E.L.Harvey at 1-800-321-3002 to schedule a pick-up.

Be sure to have your trash/recycling curbside by 7:00am

E.L. Harvey will be operating on their regular collection schedule for commercial and residential services the week of Monday, July 5th through Friday, July 9th. There will be no delay of service during this week.

To report a missed pick-up, or if you have questions regarding the trash/recycling program or bulk pick-ups contact E.L. Harvey's Customer Service Department at 800-321-3002 or online at

Calendar & Recycling Information

2019 - 2021 Collection Calendar & Recycling Information


Trash Collection Information (Pay As You Throw/PAYT)

Recycling Center (useful for residents living in condos and apartments who don't have curbside recycling) 

On May 1, 2021 the recycling center will be moving from the old Highway Garage at 27 Upton Street to the new DPW facility located at 64 Old Westboro Road. All visitors must wear masks and practice social distancing. If you have questions about what can and cannot be recycled contact the Department of Public Works at 508-839-5335 x1124.  


*Simple Recycling Simple Recycling reports that the textile recycling program has resumed. Grafton residents can recycle unwanted clothing, shoes and home goods with free, curbside pick-up. Pink recycling bags should be placed curbside on the same day as your regular recycling. Acceptable items include: all types of clothing, shoes and accessories. Home goods such as kitchenware, books, toys etc. All items must be in the pink Simple Recycling bag.

If you have questions about the program, or wish to report a missed pick-up, contact Simple Recycling directly by phone at 866-835-5068, by email at or online at


*Simple Recycling is a seperate entity and NOT a part of E.L. Harvey or the Town of Grafton


Hazardous Waste Information

NEDT Household Hazardous Products Collection Center
Brush Disposal

Brush Disposal Area Schedule


Locations for Recycling or Repurposing items


Beyond the Bin