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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Christmas and New Year's Schedule
There will be NO curbside collection of recycling, trash or yard trim on Christmas Day, Thurs, Dec 25 or New Year's Day, Thurs, Jan 1, 2015. For both weeks, Thursday collections will slide to Friday and Friday collections will slide to Saturday. There are ONLY 6 HOLIDAYS that may affect your curbside collection. Visit our Holiday Schedule website for a list.
The Alpha Ridge Landfill will CLOSE at 2pm on Christmas Eve and will be CLOSED on Christmas Day. The Landfill will also be closed on New Year's Day.
Holiday Light Recycling
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, Jan 3; 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.
Feed the Green Bin!
Good news! We recently expanded green bin collection to more areas of Columbia! Visit FeedTheGreenBin.org for details about what's accepted and to see if you're in the collection area. Residents in the new area have received sign-up postcards in their mail.
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