Facilities

  1. Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill

    The Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill is owned and operated by the Prince George's County Government. This site accepts material from county citizens, residents and local businesses only. Proof of residency is required. Businesses must prove in county generation of waste. The landfill is permitted by the Maryland Department of the Environment and accepts only municipal solid waste.

  2. Public Convenience Centers

    County citizens and residents, who wish to dispose of trash and/or recycle, may use one of the county-owned and operated drop-off facilities.

  3. Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site

    Learn about the items accepted at the county's Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site.

  4. Household Hazardous Waste Acceptance Site

    Know where to bring your Household Hazardous Waste.

  5. Materials Recycling Facility

    The Prince George's County Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) opened in October of 1993 and is a 65,000-foot facility. Renovations to convert the MRF into a process facility for single-stream collection was completed September 2007.

  6. Organics Composting Facility

    Prince George's County manages the Prince George's County Yard Trim Composting Facility and contracts with the Maryland Environmental Service (MES) to operate the facility.

 

**NOTICE**

As of June 13, 2023, the Missouri Avenue Convenience Center location cannot accept motor oil due to scheduled maintenance. Please dispose of these items at the Brown Station Road Convenience Center or the Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Acceptance Site, located at the Landfill, during location operating hours. 


 

Electronics Recycling & Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Disposal 

Non-commercial items collected at our Acceptance Sites can be dropped off by County residents during this disposal event. 

Acceptable Electronics: Acceptable HHW:
Any individual PC CPU component parts     
Cable     
CD Players     
Cell Phones     
Circuit Boards 
Computer Monitors     
Computer Speakers     
Copiers     
CPUs     
Fax Machines     
Ink Jet and Toner Cartridges (from printers and fax machines)     
Keyboards     
Laptop Computers     
Main Frames     
Mice     
Pagers     
Printers     
Radios/Stereos     
Scanners     
Surge Protectors     
Telephone System  
Televisions (flat and console/tube/CRT)    
VCRs     
Wire    

Acid Car Batteries         
Automotive Fluids and Fuels         
Cleaning Agents         
Cooking Oil         
Driveway Sealers         
Fire Extinguishers          
Fluorescent Light Bulbs 
Kerosene (up to 5 gallons) 
Gas, Grill, Propane Tanks 
Helium Balloon Tanks 
Household Batteries 
Insecticides, Herbicides, and Fertilizers 
Mercury and Other Hazardous Materials 
Oil-Based Paints* 
Photographic Chemicals 
Poisons 
Smoke Detectors 
Solvents, Varnishes, and Stains 
Swimming Pool Chemicals

 

*Latex paint is NOT hazardous waste. Please allow paint to dry completely before bagging and placing in your trash cart. More tips on our HHW Acceptance Site page.  
 

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