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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Don't Trash Your Pumpkin, Compost It!

photo of a rotten pumpkin with a carved jack-o-lantern face

The candy has been eaten, and the kids’ costumes have been put away, but what about that rotten pumpkin out front? 

Pumpkins can easily be composted in a backyard compost bin. They can also be taken to the Lebanon Solid Waste Facility an...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: November 7, 2023

Upcoming Changes to Solid Waste Facility Hours: Effective January 1, 2024

Business Hours Changing

The City of Lebanon announces important updates regarding the operational hours at the Lebanon Solid Waste and Recycling Facility, effective January 1, 2024.

Current Hours:

  • Monday through Friday: 8:30am to 5:00pm
  • Scales close at 4:00pm

New Hours (Eff...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: October 26, 2023

Credit Cards Now Accepted at the Landfill

Credit Cards Now Accepted

Here's what you need to know:

  • Credit cards are now accepted for all non-bagged waste disposal transactions at the Solid Waste Facility. These transactions include disposal of all itemized and/or scale-weighed bulky waste.  Bagged waste mu...
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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: September 28, 2023

New Online System for Solid Waste Permits is Available Now

Online Permit Portal

The new online solid waste permitting platform is live on the Solid Waste Permits website and ready to use. Residential users in all communities are required to have an updated permit by December 31, 2023 in order to maintain access to the Solid Waste Fac...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: August 9, 2023

Streamlined Waste Management: Pre-Paid Trash Bags

Purple Trash Bag

The Lebanon Solid Waste Facility introduces a new pre-paid trash bag system that simplifies the way you handle your waste. As of Monday, August 7, 2023, you can purchase these pre-paid trash bags at both Price Chopper locations, as well as the Lebanon and...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: July 27, 2023

New Recycling Opportunity: Plastic Film and Bags Now Accepted

Photo of the new signage for the plastic bags bin at the recycling center

The Lebanon Solid Waste and Recycling Facility is excited to announce a significant step towards a greener and more sustainable future for our community. Plastic film and bag recycling is now being accepted next to the cardboard and brown paper bags recyc...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: July 6, 2023

Landfill Pay-As-You-Throw Program Updates

Purple Trash Bag Rolls

Exciting updates are on the horizon for our city's Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) Program at the Solid Waste Facility beginning this August. New features include City PAYT trash bags and the ability to pay for non-bagged bulky waste with credit cards. T...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News
Posted on: October 25, 2018

Leaves, Brush and Yard Waste, Oh My!

photo of red autumn leaves on a branch. Photo submitted by Patricia McGovern.

Fall is in full swing and that means raking the yard.

In New Hampshire, leaves and yard waste are banned from being disposed in landfills. This means you can’t “throw them away” in your trash. 

Leaf and yard waste can be managed in a home leaf pile...

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Lebanon Solid Waste News