Recycling Center

Aerial View of the Franklin Recycling Center

This information is specific to the Beaver Street Recycling Center, located at 445 Beaver Street.

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday: Noon-3 (April thru November only)
Friday & Saturday: 8-3
Sunday: 9-1
Please remember that cash is not accepted at the recycling center; payments may be made by check, credit/debit card (Visa, Mastercard and Discover). 
Household Hazardous Waste Information - See Below Attachment
For additional information, please visit our Additional Resources page.
Bulk Items NOT accepted at the Recycling Center include: indoor furniture, tables, chairs, sofas, carpeting--these items can be picked up alongside your curbside service. Call Waste Management @ (800) 972-4545 to schedule a pick-up.

Waste Management will no longer be collecting mattresses through the curbside program. Mattresses can be brought to the Recycling Center (a pass is required). Broken/soiled or foam mattresses will not be accepted.

Please visit for more information on the State of Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection's new waste bans policy.