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.
Specialty Items Portsmouth Residents Can Bring to the Center:
- Cooking oil
- Fluorescent light bulbs
- Food waste
- Oil & oil filters
- Propane tanks (empty)
- Vegetable oil
A fee is charged for these items to cover extra handling and processing for proper disposal.
- $5.00 per 20 lb. or larger propane tank
- $5.00 per tire
- $10.00 per electronic unit
- $20.00 per freon containing unit (i.e. refrigerators, air conditioners)
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.