COVID-19 update: Opportunities for donations or recycling at businesses and municipal facilities may be limited during the pandemic. Check for restrictions and changes in the RTS operations. See details.
Rechargeable (and Button) Batteries
See Batteries section of Recyclopedia
(617) 323-8231, 1230 VFW Pkwy. West Roxbury, MA 02132
Savers will take vinyl records (LPs)
Records can also be brought to the unattended Goodwill trailer at the Needham RTS. (Attended trailer is located at 115 Rumford Avenue, Newton — open Monday through Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)
Click here to see what other items may be donated to Goodwill.
The United States Postal Service reuses rubber bands. Bundle or bag rubber bands and give to your mail carrier, drop them in any blue mailbox, or bring them to any post office.