Waste Management

Town of Bennington Transfer Station Garbage Disposal and Recycling Information

Transfer Station:

Garbage disposal for the items listed below is available at the Transfer Station located at 904 Houghton Lane, Bennington, VT 05201.

Open to local residents. The transfer station is operated by Casella Waste Management.

Drop-off Hours:
904 Houghton Lane, Bennington, VT 05201
Mon – Fri: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sat: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Items accepted at this location:

  • Bulky Items (such as furniture, appliances, mattresses, carpet, and tires)
  • Electronic Waste (such as TVs, monitors, computers, printers, stereos)
  • Recycling (such as cardboard, paper, plastics, metal cans, and glass)
  • Trash (such as household waste)
  • Universal Waste (such as batteries, ballasts, and light bulbs)
  • Yard Waste (such as brush, leaves, and lawn clippings)
  • Food Scraps (such as fruits, vegetables, meats, dairy, oils, coffee, and prepared foods)

Items NOT accepted at this location:

  • Hazardous Waste (such as chemicals, paint, and cleaning fluids)

For information on properly disposing of hazardous waste, please see the link below to recycling information.

Recycling & Hazardous Waste Information:

Bennington is part of the Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance. Information about recycling, hazardous waste, composting, and more can all be found at https://www.bcswavt.org.