Notes: Collection events are held in the spring and fall. Please check back in the spring for future event dates.
Sharps must be in a red biohazard container. Proof of residency required.
New Bedford residents may pick up one quart-sized red biohazard container at the Health Department, 1213 Purchase St, 1st Floor. The hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm.
It is against the law in the state of Massachusetts to dispose of sharps in the household trash.