Portsmouth Recycling Center

Recycling Center Information

The Recycling Center is located behind the Public Works facility at 680 Peverly Hill Road.

Portsmouth residents may obtain a vehicle sticker for easier access to the Recycling Center. Residents may apply for the stickers - free of charge - at the Recycling Center on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 7:45 to 3:15 p.m. by filling out an application and providing their vehicle registration as proof of residency. Stickers will be issued on an annual basis and are to be placed on the driver's side windshield. Resident stickers are also available at the Department of Public Works.

Residents may also pick up a free recycling bin(s) at the Department of Public Works, 680 Peverly Hill Rd, Portsmouth, M-F 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Beginning July 1st, 2023 Recycle Bins will be a $10.00 fee paid upon pickup.

 

Rec Cntr imgONLINE PAYMENT PORTAL

 https://pay.eb2gov.com/PortsmouthNH

 

A fee is charged for these items to cover extra handling and processing for proper disposal.
NO CASH ACCEPTED.
Payment must be made by check at the facility or can be prepaid online before drop-off, bring printed receipt with item. (use the link above)

Fee Schedule

ITEM FEE PER ITEM
Box Springs $5.00
Clothes Dryer $5.00
Clothes Washer $5.00
Dishwasher $5.00
Mattress $5.00
Propane Tank (20 lb. or larger) $5.00
Tire $5.00
Upholstered Furniture $5.00
Cooking Range $10.00
Electronics $10.00
Refrigerator $20.00
Items containing Freon (CFC removal) $20.00

Specialty Items Portsmouth Residents Can Bring to the Center at no cost: 

  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries
  • Clothing 
  • Cooking oil
  • Eyeglasses
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Food waste
  • Oil & oil filters
  • Propane tanks (empty)
  • Vegetable oil

Public Works retains the right to discontinue providing this service to any resident or contractor abusing the services or in violation of the City Solid Waste Ordinances. 

For questions or comments , please call (603) 427-1530. Thank you for your cooperation.