There are restrictions for what can be loaded into the dumpster. Some items can not go in the dumpster and they include; wet paints, oil/gas/asbestos or anything hazardous. Yard waste can not be mixed with other types of debris.
A dumpster for cleaning out your house should only contain household junk, construction debris, and other trash debris. No yard waste,dirt, concrete, asphalt or bricks should go into the dumpster. There are also surcharges on MA waste ban items.