Next plastics collection set for March 18


Next plastics collection set for March 18

WESTBOROUGH — The next Trex Film Plastics collection drive will take place on Saturday, March 18, at Kohl’s Northborough, 7102 Shops Way (back entrance), from 8 to 9 a.m.

Those wishing to volunteer may sign up at

Collections will also take place on April 1, 15 and 29; May 15 and 27; and June 10 and 24.

If you are bringing recyclables to Kohl’s, please use 13-, 33- or 55-gallon trash bags.

Can’t get to Kohl’s? Trex collection bins are available at the following locations – Central One Federal Credit Union, 40 South St., Westborough (accessible from back parking lot); YMCA, 4 Valente Drive (near climbing wall); Westborough High School (near the cafeteria and upper lot).

More collection bin locations will be announced.

The following items will be accepted – grocery bags; cereal bags; dry-cleaning bags; bubble wrap; Zip-Loc bags; plastic shipping envelopes; bread bags.

The following items will not be accepted – potato chip bags with metallic liners; brown mailers with bubble wrap inside; hard plastics; plastics with food residue.

During the drive on Saturday, March 4, nearly 71 pounds of plastics were collected.

The collection drive is sponsored by the Westborough Rotary Club.

For information, email [email protected].


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