Transfer Station

Open: Tuesdays and Saturdays 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Thursdays 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Phone: (860) 429-7189 

Location: 221 Warrenville Road (Route 89), Mansfield Center, approximately one mile from the intersection of Route 89 & Route 195 (Click here for a map & driving directions).

Use the transfer station in place of collection service or to supplement it. Not all waste (such as sofas and demolition debris) and recyclables (such as large metal items and electronics) are collected curbside. Transfer Station Use Study (June 1, 2006)

Bring some form of identification with you that shows you are a Mansfield resident. A license or utility bill is fine.

Transactions are cashless. Credit cards, debit cards and checks are accepted.  

Fee waivers are available for income eligible transfer station users.

Call to action! Mansfield's residential waste has increased. In fiscal year 2019 the amount of waste made that year per person was 468 pounds. In fiscal year 2021 it rose to 502 pounds per person per year. Preventing wasted food, recycling and composting can trim your waste footprint. 


Garbage - 35 gallon garbage bags$4.00 each
Garbage - 35 gallon garbage can$8.00 each
Bulky Waste$30.00/cubic yard

Transfer Station Recycling

The transfer station accepts all the recyclable items collected curbside, plus many more. The attendant will show you where to place each item. We do not charge for several of the items we recycle.


Single-stream recyclablesNo chargeSingle-stream roll off container
Appliances with Freon (refrigerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, freezers)$12.00 eachRecycle building electronics room
Antifreeze$1.50/gallonOil and antifreeze shed
Batteries  (car batteries, rechargeable batteries, button batteries)No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Books (textbooks, hard and soft cover)No chargeDiscover Books box or swap shop
Brake fluidNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Brush$10.00 per pick up loadBrush pile behind recycle building
Box SpringsNo chargeMattress shipping container
Capacitors or ballasts$3.00 eachRecycle building electronics room
Cell phonesNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
ClothingNo chargeBaystate Textiles or Salvation Army boxes
Computers & AccessoriesNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Electronic Equipment (stereos, DVD players, radios) No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Fluorescent BulbsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Food scraps (for composting)No chargeLeaf compost pile
Grass ClippingsNo chargeLeaf compost pile
Grocery BagsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
LeavesNo chargeLeaf compost pile
MattressesNo chargeMattress shipping container
Mercury ThermostatsNo chargeGive to attendant
MicrowavesNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Motor Oil  (bring in containers no larger than 5 gallons)$1.00/gallon over 2 gallonsOil and antifreeze shed
PaintNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Plastic film (bread bags, case & paper product wraps, dry cleaner bags, newspaper bags, air pillows)No chargeRecycle building electronics room
Propane tanksNo chargeMetal storage container
Scrap metal$3.00 / cubic yardScrap metal roll off container
Shredded paperNo chargeShredded paper roll off container
Strings of lightsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Stumps$30.00 / cubic yardBrush pile behind recycle building
Styrofoam peanutsNo chargeRecycle building swap shop area
TelevisionsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Textiles (curtains, tablecloths, rags, pillows, stuffed toys, bed linens, anything cloth, shoes)No chargeBaystate Textiles or Salvation Army boxes
Passenger car tires (up to 16 1/2")$3.00 eachTire shipping container
Large truck tires (off rims)$8.00 eachTire shipping container
Large truck tires (on rims)$20.00 eachTire shipping container
Tractor/construction tires < 300 lbs$100.00 eachTire shipping container
Tractor/construction tires > 300 lbs
$300.00 each
Tire shipping container
VCRsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Vegetable OilNo chargeOil and antifreeze shed
Wires & cordsNo chargeRecycle building electronics room
Wood chips$10.00 per scoopChip pile behind recycle building