Recycling Bins & Overflow Bags

Trash and Recycling ReceptaclesCurbside Food Waste Composters

View information on the Curbside Food Waste Compost Program.

Recycle Bins

Purchase a recycle bin at any retailer. Any bin or barrel is acceptable to use as long as it isn't larger than 32 gallons and does not weigh more than 40 pounds when full.

Beverly is a SINGLE Stream Recycling Community

Effective November 1, 2022 Beverly became a single stream community. Any recyclables placed in plastic bags are unacceptable. What Can Be Recycled?

Overflow Trash BagsOverflow Trash Bags

  • For overflow household trash only
  • Available in the event you exceed the two barrel limit
  • Not for  yard waste, recyclables, construction debris or hazardous waste
  • Households are allowed one overflow bag per week
  • Available at many local retailers (PDF) $10 per roll of 5 bags

Trash Receptacles

Trash Receptacles are available for purchase at most hardware and home improvement stores. They are not available to purchase through the City.

The maximum size of trash receptacles is 32 gallons, and when filled may not exceed 40 pounds. This rule is rigorously enforced for safety and health reasons.