Waste Management Division

A division of the Department of the Environment, the mission of the Waste Management Division is to manage the collection, recycling, reduction and disposal of municipal solid waste in an efficient, cost-effective and safe manner, while complying with all Federal, State and local regulatory requirements. 

The Waste Management Division works to improve our environment by providing recycling and the effective management of trash, yard waste, household hazardous waste and bulky materials. The County is fulfilling its goals of protecting our natural resources while promoting a better quality of life for our community by ensuring cleaner water and air quality.

  
 
 
  
 

NEW SAME DAY, ONCE-A-WEEK TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION STARTS 

 

TUESDAY, MAY 3 

 

Please refer to your color-coded door hanger or click the below link to obtain your new collection day.

 

Link to online lookup address tool

 
 

NEW YARD WASTE/TRIM COLLECTION DAY STARTS MONDAY MAY 2, 2016


For more information about the new trash and recycling overhaul, click here.

 
 
The following services and facilities provided by the Department of the Environment will be closed or suspended on Monday, May 30, 2016:
 
Animal Services Facility
(3750 Brown Station Road)
Closed
Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill
Closed
Brown Station Road Public
Convenience Center
Closed
Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site
(Located at the Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill)
Closed
Household Hazardous Waste Acceptance Site
(Located at the Brown Station Road Sanitary
Landfill)
Closed
Missouri Avenue Solid Waste Acceptance
and Recycling Center
Closed
Prince George’s County Yard Waste Composting Facility
Closed
Prince George’s County Materials Recycling Facility
(1000 Ritchie Road)
Closed
Bulky Trash Collection
(By appointment only)
No Collection
(Collection will resume on Tuesday, May 31)
Trash Collection in County-Contracted Areas
No Collection
(Once-a-week collections will resume on Tuesday, May 31 and continue through Friday, June 3)
Curbside Recycling Collection
No Collection
(Once-a-week collections will resume on Tuesday, May 31 and continue through Friday, June 3)
County Yard Waste Collection
No Collection (Collections will resume on Monday, June 6)

 

 

 

 

 
 
 



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