Remember to check out what can be recycled for more information about what we can recycle and what we can not take on the What Can be Recycled page!
Please note: Once an event has been scheduled, it will be posted on this page.
If you do NOT see your event listed, please contact ReFoamIt ASAP. No event will be scheduled with just a phone call! Once you know what date you are interested in, please contact us as soon as possible BEFORE you begin to advertise!!!!
The events listed below are hosted by organizations or municipalities for residents and small businesses. If you have a large amount of foam please call ReFoamIt 508-872-2323 or 508-864-8723 to discuss your recycling options. We now have our own facility and anyone is welcome to bring their foam to 25 Mohawk Dr., (Door 18 or loading dock door B), Leominster, MA. There is no charge to drop off your foam, but we ask that you make an appointment by calling 508-864-8723! When our machinery is running, we are not able to hear the phone so please call us again.
Our last two events for this year will be held on Dec. 28. ReFoamIt will be in Dedham (no
residency requirement) and in Norwood
Dec 28, Town of Dedham, MA No Residency Restriction
The Town of Dedham will hold a Styrofoam recycling event on Saturday, December 28th from 8:30 am-12:30 pm at the Dedham Middle School front parking lot located on Whiting Avenue. Styrofoam, is not recyclable through the Town’s curbside pick-up and can only be recycled through these events.
This event is free for residents with proof of residency required. Non-residents will be charged $10/car load. Acceptable items include any food related foam item with the recycling symbol 6 in the triangle and with PS underneath it. Foam from large items such as tvs do not require the recycling symbol, but must not display any other recycling symbol or bend. Packing peanuts are not accepted at this event, but can be taken back to a UPS store for re-use. For a full list of what is and is not accepted or for more information about this event, please visit http://www.dedham-ma.gov/environment
Dec 28, Town of Norwood, MA Open to Norwood Residents only (New ending time)
Norwood residents may bring their EPS Foam to the Winter Street Composting Site from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm.
Jan 4, 2014, Grace Church, Framingham, MA No Residency Restriction
This event is open to All residents and All Non-residents of Framinghamfrom 10-3. Please let us know if you are planning to bring more than onecar or small pickup truck of Foam. All labels, paper, cardboard, andtape must be removed from each piece of Foam. All food related containers and cups MUST be rinsed or washed before bringing. Please consider helping us to defray expenses with a voluntary contribution. Clean packing peanuts will be accepted and given to a local UPS Packing Store for reuse. The church will be accepting non-perishable food donations for the HOPE Worldwide NE Food Pantry, servicing the Gr. Framingham area.
Jan 11, 2014 Barnstable County No Residency Restriction
On the morning of January 11th, Cape Cod residents will be able to recycle Styrofoam at the Barnstable Transfer Station, 45 Flint St, Marstons Mills, MA. The event is being sponsored by the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. More details and instructions will be announced in the near future.
Jan 18, 2014 Lifoam Industries, Peadbody, MA No Residency Restriction
Lifoam is holding a foam recycling event from 9-1. Bring your clean EPS foam to2 Fifth Street, Peabody, MA. Lifoam is only able to accept foam during their recycling events. Please do not ask to drop items off ahead of the event or send foam through the mail. Also, please do not bring packing peanuts. For more information about this collection, please contact Oscar at 978-278-6215
Jan 25, 2014, Town of Brookline, Bookline, MA Open to Brookline Residents Only
Bring your saved Styrofoam and important documents for shredding to our once per year event on Saturday January 25, 2014 from 10am to 2pm in the town hall parking lot in front of the Public Health building.
Doc Shredding Corp who has been shredding your documents at these events for the last few years will be on hand once again and will offer a certificate of destruction to all residents that request it. The cost will be $5 per bankers box, paid to Doc Shredding on site. Any questions you can reach them at www.docshreddingcorp.com or (866) 560-4555
Feb 1, 2014 Recycling Committee of Ipswich, Ipswich, MA Open to Residents of Ipswich only
This event will be held at the Ipswich Middle School, 130 High St. from 9:00 am to 12:00. Please bring electronics for recycling.
Mar 29, 2014 Girl Scout Troop 30555 of Westborough, MA No Residency Restriction New Date
Apr 5, 2014 Sustainable Sudbury, Sudbury MA No Residency Restriction
Apr 26, 2014 Grace Congregational Church, Framingham MA No Residency Restriction
Apr 26, 2014 Framingham Earth Day Celebration No Residency Restriction
May 3, 2014 Northboro Junior Woman's Club No Residency Restriction
May 10, 2014 Arlington Public Works, Arlington, MA Open to Arlington Residents Only
May 10, 2014 City of Norwood MA Open to Residents of Norwood Only
May 17, 2014 Recycling Committee of Ipswich, Ipswich, MA Open to Residents of Ipswich only
Barbara and Dave Sherman
December 9, 2013