Coventry, VT Landfill (NEWSVT)


Drop-off Hours:

Mon - Fri: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Sat: 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Landfill Hours:
Mon - Fri: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Items accepted at this location:

Please familiarize yourself with all acceptable and unacceptable materials listed below prior to visiting this location.

(such as household waste)
Construction & Demolition Debris
(such as drywall, metal, shingles, clean wood, and concrete)
(such as cardboard, paper, plastics, metal cans, and glass) - fee applies
Food Scraps
(such as fruits, vegetables, meats, dairy, oils, coffee, and prepared foods) - fee applies
Scrap Metal
(such as ferrous and nonferrous scrap, lead, and acid batteries)
Universal Waste
(such as batteries, ballasts, and light bulbs)

Items NOT accepted at this location:

If you have a material that is not accepted at this location please find another location, or for more information, contact your local municipality.

Electronic Waste
(such as TVs, monitors, computers, printers, stereos)
Hazardous Waste
(such as chemicals, paint, and cleaning fluids)
Landfill entrance
Landfill entrance
Coventry Landfill Open House
Local residents at open house to learn about landfill operations
State of the art double lined landfill
State of the art double lined landfill protects the environment
aerial photo of coventry landfill
Aerial photo of landfill footprint
Solar array Coventry landfill
Adjacent solar array powers local homes
Community garden at Coventry landfill
Community garden provides social benefit for NEKers
Blueberry farm Coventry landfill
Landfill energy could be utilized to develop greenhouses
Landfill gas-to-energy engine
One of three landfill gas-to-energy engines

Coventry Landfill

A state of the art 51-acre development essential for satisfying the long-term waste disposal needs of Vermonters.


The only current operating disposal facility in Vermont. The Coventry landfill is a well-run facility with highly engineered systems and an excellent compliance record in accordance with all local, State and federal regulations. As one of the highest regulated facilities in the State, the Coventry landfill successfully operates at an optimal level as evidenced by thousands of air and water quality tests and numerous inspections passed each year. Additionally, the site serves as a renewable energy park by creating enough electricity to power 8,500 Vermont homes using both landfill gas-to-energy and solar power.



Coventry, VT Landfill (NEWSVT)

2024 Holiday Schedule


Continued employment for 55 honest, hardworking Vermonters in the Northeast Kingdom.

Renewable Energy

Electricity derived from landfill gas to energy and solar power provides power to 8,500 Vermont homes.

Social Benefit 

Accepting over 80% of the State's solid waste, this facility provides safe and secure disposal for over 500,000 Vermonters.

Economic & Tax Benefits 

$10,000,000 in total annual economic benefit to the Northeast Kingdom.

Open House

Saturday, September 14

Household Hazardous Collection Days

Saturday, May 11, 2024

Saturday, October 5, 2024

Collection days will be held at the; New England Waste Services of Vermont, Inc. landfill on Airport Road in Coventry and if FREE and open to the residents of Newport City, Coventry, Barton, & Lowell. Proof of residency will be required.

Customer Care
  • Phone: (888) 852-2151
  • Mon - Fri: 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Phone: (802) 438-2151
  • Mon - Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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