Recycling & Disposal Facility (RDF)

New RDF App and Widget!

Wondering if an item can be recycled at the RDF and where it should go? Planning for the next Shredding Day or facility closure?  Use the new RDF widget below or download the App to your smart device and StepUp! your recycling efforts.  Click here to learn more.

Important RDF Announcements 

  • Sunday Hours - The RDF is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
  • Paint Collection - For information and 2022 schedule, click here
  • Reusables Area - Click here for hours. For a list of acceptable items and a listing of other organizations to donate to please see the Reduce and Reuse page of our website.
  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection - Check back for when the next HHW event will be held or download the RDF App and accept notifications for up to date reminders.    
  • Document Destruction (shredding) - The next shredding event will be Sunday October 2nd 10am to 3 pm.

Please be advised that The Town of Wellesley does not offer trash pick-up services. 

To apply for an RDF permit or waiver click here to start the online application process.

Click here for the RDF’s Recycling Guide.

The RDF Rules and Regulations may be found here.

Holiday Closures

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • President's Day
  • Patriot's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas