Maine Waste-to-Energy charges disposal or “tipping” fees which vary by origin and type of waste. Member rates are discounted based on investments made by their community.
Acceptable waste generally includes municipal solid waste from residential or commercial sources with a total dimension of fewer than 3 feet. Any liquid, hazardous, or special/large waste materials that are not explicitly listed below will not be accepted, including fluorescent bulbs.
Acceptable Waste & Rates
Household and Commercial Trash (3 feet maximum size limit)
Gate Rate – $92.86/ton
Commercial Haulers – $88.93/ton
Commercial Waste from Member Municipalities – $66.60/ton
Non-Member Municipal contracts – Negotiated prices
Additional Types of Waste
Bulky, Construction Waste, Brush – $99.00/ton
Oily Waste (Non-liquid rags and absorbents) – $310.78/ton