Items Accepted at Landfill


For a complete list of fees for items accepted at the Newton Sanitary Landfill, please refer to the Newton Sanitary Landfill Fee Schedule.

 Items Accepted at Newton Sanitary Landfill

  • Construction debris
  • Matresses & furniture
  • Carpet
  • Burn barrel waste (as long as it's completely cooled)
  • Household items (including trash)
  • Televisions
  • Clothing
  • Dead animals

Asbestos Guidelines

  • The ACM hauler shall notify the Newton Sanitary Landfill 48 hours in advance
  • The Newton Sanitary Landfill will accept the ACM on Friday's only.
  • All paperwork shall be provided to the landfill at the time of delivery.

Other Items Accepted at Newton Sanitary Landfill (But Not Landfilled)

  • Brush & trees ($15.00/ton, $5.00 minimum)
  • Wood chips (Free of charge)

 Recycled Items Accepted

For a full list of residential recycled items accepted, please refer to the Resident Trash & Recycling Collection Quick Reference Guide.

Household Hazardous Waste

Accepted materials include but not limited to…

  • Aerosols
  • Gasoline, oil filters, antifreeze, windshield washer fluid
  • Mercury Thermometers and thermostats
  • Compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) and fluorescent light bulbs/ballasts
  • Glues and petroleum-based adhesives
  • Oil-Based paint, paint thinner and remover
  • Pesticides, poison, fertilizers
  • Solvent-based cleaners, drain cleaners, ammonia-based cleaners, floor care products, oven cleaner polish remover 

Household hazardous waste may be taken to the Newton Sanitary Landfill from April through November.

Call the Newton Sanitary Landfill at 792-3866 for more information about household hazardous waste.