Hazardous Waste


HRMC announces regional HHW Events including the annual HRMC HHW Collection on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 9 a.m. until noon.. For details click here.

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"COMPOSTING IS EASY AND HELPS REDUCE GREENHOUSE GASES - Earth Machine Compost Bin Purchase Incentive available to HRMC member-Towns" clickhere...


Compost Bin Displays Appearing at Three Local Libraries

Displays of the Earth Machine compost bin can be seen at the Chesterfield Library and the Meekins Library in Williamsburg on Saturday, March 10th and at the Westhampton Library on Saturday, March 17th. On those days, Kathleen Casey, HRMC Administrator, will be on site at the Chesterfield Library from 10:30 – noon; at the Meekins Library from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.; and, at the Westhampton Library from 10:30 – noon to provide composting information and take spring orders.

Our Mission

The Hilltown Resource Management Cooperative (HRMC) is a unique, regional municipally-funded organization that was created in 1989 by a group of concerned residents. Since its inception, the HRMC has assisted its member Towns with the following efforts: local and regional recycling programs, cost efficient solid waste management programs, promoting waste reduction programs, promoting sustainability outreach programs, and supporting sustainability projects in the Hilltown communities of Western Massachusetts.

What is The Hilltown Resource Management Cooperative

The Hilltown Resource Management Cooperative (HRMC) is comprised of ten member Towns in western Massachusetts. The HRMC is governed by a Board consisting of two representatives from each of its member Towns. The HRMC is managed by a contract Administrator that reports to the Board. Each member Town pays an annual assessment that covers the operating expenses of the HRMC. ...more