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...
Questions? firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-313-6444
Feed the Green Bin!
Good news! This October, we will expand green bin collection into more areas of Columbia! Visit FeedTheGreenBig.org for details about what's accepted and to see if you're in the collection area. Residents in the new area will also receive sign-up postcards in their mail.
Howard County residents can bring up to 3 bags or boxes of paper to be shredded on-site at Meadowbrook Park & Ride (exit 1A off of Route 100). The event is Saturday, October 18th from 9am to 1pm and will be held rain or shine. Really!? These things have been found in paper shredding! Learn more on our Paper Shredding website.
Compost, Mulch, Topsoil Available at ARL
Apartment & Condo Recycling
The State of Maryland has mandated that recycling services be provided at all apartment and condominium properties with 10 or more units. Learn more...
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