Watertown Health Department Sharps Collection Events (April 11th, August 22nd and December 5th Only)


149 Main St
Watertown, MA 02472
Service Area: Watertown

617-972-6446

Notes: Collection events will be held on 4/11/20, 8/22/20 and 12/5/20 from 9am-12pm. Enter at the parking lot behind the building.

Watertown residents can bring the following items on collection days: Used needles, syringes and lancets that are stored in sturdy puncture proof containers; unused capped needles, syringes and lancets in original packaging; unused Epipens in original packaging. Non residents can dispose of sharps, after they purchase a sharps container from the Watertown Health Department prior to the event.

It is against the law in the state of Massachusetts to dispose of sharps in the household trash.

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