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Zero-Sort® Recycling Program
(Acceptable Materials List)

Zero-Sort® Recycling
(No separation or sorting of materials needed – it all goes into the same recycling container located at the Transfer Station – please make sure containers are rinsed and free of food.)

Acceptable Materials –
Newspapers, Magazines, Catalogs, Telephone/Soft/Hard Cover Books, Direct Mail/Envelopes (all types), Paper (all colors, staples/paperclips are ok), Paperboard (cereal/shoeboxes), All Corrugated Cardboard/Brown Paper Bags, Milk/Juice Cartons, Plastic Bottles and containers Numbered 1-7 Soda/Juice/Water Bottles (glass or plastic), Milk Jugs, Bleach/Detergent, Shampoo Bottles, Food Containers (cottage cheese/margarine/yogurt), Glass Bottles/Jars (any color), Aluminum (pie plates/trays/foil), Metal Cans (tin/steel/aluminum), empty Aerosol containers.

Acceptable Rigid Plastics –
1 and 5 gallon buckets WITH handle attached, Milk/Soda crates, Laundry Baskets, Small Plastic Trash Bins (up to 5 gallon), Plastic Toys, Landscape Trays, Plastic Plant Pots, Kitty Litter Buckets, Children’s size Rigid Pools.

Please note: Any and all rigid plastics must have a little bit of give to the plastic when attempting to bend.

The following items are not acceptable as recyclables, but are acceptable as waste and can be put into the designated waste container(s) located at the Transfer Station.

No plastic bags/film, plastic grocery bags, stretch wrap, Styrofoam.

No foam packaging, ceramics, window glass, mirrors, light bulbs, dishes, Hard, brittle plastic is not acceptable (i.e. monitor, keyboards, some children’s toys).

For more information on Zero-Sort Recycling, please see an Attendant at the Transfer Station, or contact a Customer Service Representative at Pine Tree Waste (toll free) at 1-888-857-0800

Absentee Ballots are Available

 Absentee Ballots for the June 12, 2018
State Primary and Referendum Election, School Budget Validation Vote, and Town Referendum
are available at the
Town Office.
An absentee ballot request must be received by the
Clerk by the close of
business (4:45 pm)
on Thursday, June 7, 2018;

Completed ballots can be returned to the clerk up until 8:00 pm on June 12th
at the Town Hall
(23 South Effingham Road)

Contact the Newfield Town Office at (207) 793-4348 to obtain an absentee ballot
Or request your absentee ballot online at:
http://www.maine.gov
/cgi-bin/online/
AbsenteeBallot/index.pl

The Polls will be open
8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Newfield Town Hall
23 South Effingham Road 

Road Closure

South Effingham Road from 245 South Effingham Road (Goodfield, Map 24 Lot 4.3.1) to Lewis Hill Road is CLOSED until further notice

Our location is…

637 Water St.
Newfield, ME 04095
(207)793-4348

Fax # (207)793-2162

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