Proper disposal

This table is designed to outline the procedure for the proper disposal of the various types of solid waste. Follow the embedded links for additional details.

Type of Waste

Curbside Pick up 

Drop off Facilities


Batteries

C, D, AA, AAA and 9-volt batteries go with regular trash. (No nickel-cadmium batteries)

Batteries from cars, computers, cordless tools, and phones contain hazardous waste.

Lakes Region Hazardous Products Facility

or

Residents only (no businesses) HHWC Day

Bring proof of residency (such as a car registration or a utility bill).

Brush

Small amounts can go with regular trash

Hilliard Road Brush Dump

Bulky Items (metal)

NOTHING WITH FREON SHOULD BE LEFT CURBSIDE.

Purchase a “Bulky item” sticker per item. Call the DPW (528-6379) for a collection date. Attach sticker and leave curbside with regular trash

Laconia Transfer Station

(Dump Sticker or Day Pass Required).

Bulky Items (non-metal)

Purchase a “Bulky item” sticker per item. Attach and leave curbside with regular trash

Laconia Transfer Station

(Dump Sticker or Day Pass Required).

Construction/Demolition waste

Not Available

Laconia Transfer Station

(Dump Sticker or Day Pass Required).

Christmas Trees

Not Available

Laconia Transfer Station

or

Hilliard Road Brush Dump

or

The designated area of the parking lot next to the intersection of Memorial Park Drive and West Street.

Electronics

Not Available

Laconia Transfer Station

(Dump Sticker or Day Pass Required)

Hazardous Waste

Not Available

Lakes Region Hazardous Products Facility

or

Residents only (no businesses) HHWC Day

Bring proof of residency (such as a car registration or a utility bill).

Leaves

Special collection days in spring and fall

Laconia Transfer Station

Paint

Latex paint only.

After the paint cans have been left open until the paint inside is thoroughly dried, they may be discarded as trash.

Oil Based paint only.

Lakes Region Hazardous Products Facility

or

Residents only (no businesses) HHWC Day

Bring proof of residency (such as a car registration or a utility bill).

Recyclables

  • No Glass
  • No Plastic Bags
  • No Plastic #6-7

Picked up every other week. See the Pick Up Schedule and Collection Map for scheduling information.

Laconia Transfer Station

Tires

Not Available

Laconia Transfer Station

(Dump Sticker or Day Pass Required).

Trash

  • Chip Bags
  • Fabrics
  • Food Waste
  • Food Wrappers
  • Glass
  • Juice Pouches
  • Napkins
  • Paper Towels
  • Pillows
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Plastic Bags
  • Plastic Silverware
  • Plastic Films, Shrink Wrap 
  • Plastic Toys
  • Plastic Caps, Lids
  • Rags
  • Stryrofoam
  • Tarps
  • Tissues
  • Wax Coated Containers (such as milk cartons)
  • Wrapping Paper

Picked up weekly. See the Pick up Schedule and Collection Map for scheduling information.

Laconia Transfer Station

(Dump Sticker or Day Pass Required).