Owls Head, South Thomaston and Thomaston Cooperative Waste Transfer Station

34 Buttermilk Lane, Thomaston Maine
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday 8AM to 4PM
Call 207-594-0748 for questions or winter storm closings

For more information regarding minute minutes and agendas, please visit the Board & Committee OHSTT Waste Committee

Owls Head South Thomason Thomaston Solid Waste Corp.

2022 Fee Schedule

Sticker Two year $20.00

House clean out $250.00

Commercial Hauler Annual $800.00


Grills $5.00

Mircowave $5.00

Stoves $10.00

Washers $10.00

Dryers $10.00

Water Heaters $10.00

Dishwashers $10.00


Freezers $15.00

Refrigerators $15.00

Dehumidifiers $15.00

Air Conditioners $15.00
Car $5.00

Truck (1 ton) $5.00

Commercial trucks Do not take
Farm/tractor Do not take

Snowmobile tracks $25.00

Car batteries $5.00


Computer towers $10.00

Monitors $15.00

Laptops $15.00


Up to 12″ $10.00

12″ to 31″ $15.00

32″ to 40″ $20.00

40″+ $25.00

Console/projector $30.00

Plasma $40.00
Please see attendant prior to dumping. All items go in specific identified areas.

Adopted 4/8/22 In effect as of 5/1/22

PAINT, STAINS, or OTHER LIQUIDS in case: open cans with dried up paint go into the hopper. Wet paint cans must be mixed with sawdust, kitty litter, sand or other absorbent and left to harden then throw into the hopper.

USED MOTOR OIL: Area garages take straight used oil. Ask attendant for facility in your town.


Fluorescent tubes: (all lengths, shapes and sizes) and CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Lamps) See attendant in operators building. Do not break and put in a plastic bag. Broken bulbs require special handling. Call Maine DEP in Augusta or go to their website for instructions.

Items with mercury: We are licensed to take household items that contain mercury or pcbs. See Attendant.

All plastics with recyclable symbols 1 thru 7 embossed on the bottom: We cannot take plastic bags, food wrapping, bubble wrap or any other light weight “floating” plastic material. Please return to stores or put in plastic barrels outside of the single stream roll off containers.

All colors of glass bottles but NO glass bulbs, cooking pans, fishing bowls, drinking glasses, outside light covers etc. These cannot-yet be recycled.

Redeemable glass bottles and cans: (must show embossing or labels that says ME 5 cents-15 cents) Please put these in plastic barrels outside of the single stream roll off containers. All of these go to the Knox County Humane Society.

PLEASE NOTE: The Coop cannot take any liquids into the hoppers. Please drain rainwater out at home.

All clean cardboard: Please collapse boxes and place in one of the 3 cardboard dumpsters.

Free Disposal of Unusable Pesticides: Information Here

Waste Oil may be disposed of at Spruce Head Marine, Mr. Tire, and Creek Hill.

Paint may be disposed of at E.L. Spear for a fee or at Sherwin Williams for free.

Single Stream Recycling

Ecomaine Recyclopedia