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Trash Time Change

Due to extreme heat, trash collection throughout the county will begin at 5 am beginning Monday, July 15, 2024. Learn more at mypgc.us/ClearTheCurb.

Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site

RRD_E-Waste and HHW Sites CLOSED
Effective April 15, due to ongoing construction, the Electronic Waste and other associated lots at the Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill, 11611 White House Road in Upper Marlboro, will temporarily close to the public until further notice. Residents can temporarily take Electronics to the Brown Station Road Convenience Center, 3501 Brown Station Road, Upper Marlboro, for proper disposal. 


Residents can properly dispose of HHW/E-waste items at these upcoming mobile events:
HHW/E-Waste Mobile Collection Sites

Electronics Recycling & Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Disposal 

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

Acceptable Electronics: Acceptable HHW:
Any individual PC CPU component parts     
CD Players     
Cell Phones     
Circuit Boards 
Computer Monitors     
Computer Speakers     
Fax Machines     
Ink Jet and Toner Cartridges (from printers and fax machines)     
Laptop Computers     
Main Frames     
Surge Protectors     
Telephone System  
Televisions (flat and console/tube/CRT)    

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 
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 it in your trash cart. Our HHW Acceptance Site page has more tips.  

Non-Commercial Vehicles Only

Prince George's County opened the residential Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site in September 2000. County residents may drop off their used and unwanted electronics at this site free of charge. Businesses may dial PGC311 for more information on electronic recycling. 

Acceptable Items

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

A maximum of 5 monitors and/or televisions (non-console) per vehicle may be dropped off at the site ONLY on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Alternative Disposal

Greener Gadgets is a website on which users can enter their zip code to find a list of the nearest businesses that will accept e-waste at no cost.

Unacceptable Items

  • Software
  • Stereo Speakers
  • Boxes
  • Appliances such as toasters and microwave ovens

Collection for Senior Citizens & the Disabled

As of June 2022, at-home collection of electronic waste is no longer available. Individuals may utilize the drop-off facility, Thursdays through Saturdays.

  • 11611 White House Road
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    United States

Thur - Sat
8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Sun - Wed