Recycling (home page)
Alan Wilcom, Chief
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia, MD 21046
Recycling Program Overview
Paper, cardboard, metal cans, plastics, and glass bottles & jars can be combined all together. A blue cart, bin or see-through bag is all you need. More...
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Curbside Yard Trim Collection
The last day for collection was January 16th (third week in January). Residents may recycle yard trim at the Alpha Ridge Landfill year-round. Note: Households in our food scrap collection areas will continue to receive yard trim/food scrap collection. See our yard trim collection webpage for other options.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
HHW drop-off at Alpha Ridge Landfill is closed for 2014. There will be a special drop-off day at Alpha Ridge on Sat, Feb 7 and Sat, March 7. HHW drop-off days are normally on SATURDAYS ONLY from April-November. To learn more about what is accepted for hazardous waste collection, visit our HHW website.
Holiday Light Recycling
Thanks to the Businesses!
Feed the Green Bin!
We recently expanded green bin collection of food scraps/yard trim to more areas of Columbia! Visit FeedTheGreenBin.org for details about what's accepted and to see if you're in the collection area.
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