Current Interest

Connecticut’s NEW plastic bag law
CLICK HERE for information

2019 Billboard Contest

Congratulations to this year’s Grand Prize Winners, Shruti Kelkar and Maahi Dhote from Brookfield High School.

View 2019  Regional Winners Here
View 2018 Regional Winners Here

Click Here  to visit our Facebook Page to view photos from the award ceremony.

Recycling Glass separate from your mixed recycling stream.
Click here for why and how.

Plastic Bags and film DO NOT go in your mixed recycling.
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to watch video.
Click here for what can be returned to retail.

Need to hire a hauler?
Click here to choose a registered businesses.

Food Scrap Recycling Programs

Bridgewater, Newtown, New Fairfield, Redding and Ridgefield all offer organic (food scrap) recycling at their recycling centers.

Questions about HHW?

Call: 203.775.4539

Welcome to the Housatonic Resources Recovery Authority, HRRA, a regional, governmental, waste management and recycling authority serving eleven municipalities in western Connecticut and a population of over 225,000 people.  HRRA municipalities include: Bethel, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Danbury, Kent, New Fairfield, New Milford, Newtown, Redding, Ridgefield, Sherman

Connecticut now has a universal list of what belongs in your recycling bin and what doesn’t.  All items should be empty, rinsed, clean and open.  Do not shred, box, bag or bundle material.  Print the WIWO flyer here.  For information on plastic bag recycling click here.