Town of Dalton, MA
Berkshire County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of Dalton. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Noncriminal disposition — See Ch. 1, Art. II.
Solid waste — See Ch. 604.
No person, firm or corporation shall discharge, deposit, inject, dump, spill, leak, incinerate or place any type of waste, garbage, offal or other offensive substances which have been collected outside the Town of Dalton in any disposal site located within said Town.
Whoever, himself or by his agent or servant, or as the agent or servant of any other person, firm or corporation, violates this bylaw, shall be punished by a fine of not more than $300 for each offense or be subject to noncriminal disposition of the offense pursuant to Chapter 1 and shall also be ordered to remove the substance so deposited. Each day of violation shall constitute a separate offense.
Residents in every household shall separate waste materials into the following categories before depositing same for disposal:
A. 
Glass bottles, cans and other recyclable plastics and containers.
B. 
Newsprint, corrugated cardboard and recyclable paper.
C. 
Other waste.
Whoever violates this bylaw shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined not more than $300 for each offense or be subject to noncriminal disposition of the offense pursuant to Chapter 1.