Recycling Office

  1. 46+ TONS of Electronics Recycled

    Allegany County Government’s first ever week long, 7 site county-wide, residential electronics recycling event was a hit. Five tractor trailers were needed to legally and safely dispose of the unwanted items. Additional Info...
  2. Yard Waste & Mulch Site: Fall Schedule Starts 11/6

    The yard waste and mulch site’s fall schedule starts on Sunday, November 6, 2016. Read on...
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  1. Announcements

    View the latest announcements and news from the Recycling Office.

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  2. Maryland Recycling Rate (MRA)

    The Maryland Recycling Act requires Allegany County to divert at least 20% of its solid waste to recycling programs.

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  3. Trash Sticker - Residential Program

    Learn more about Allegany County's residential refuse disposal tag system.

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  4. Mountainview Landfill

    Learn more about Mountainview Landfill and how to obtain refuse tags.

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  5. Yard Waste & Mulch Site

    Allegany County Government operates a supervised compost site for Allegany County residents and businesses. Learn more about utilizing this service.

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  6. Recyclable Materials

    Find out what types of materials are accepted for recycling, where to recycle them, and how to recycle them.

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  7. Reuse Directory

    Even if you can't recycle a certain item, you may be able to find an agency that can reuse it. Find different options for reuse in our reuse directory.

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  8. Rethink: Sustainable Materials

    Visit the Environmental Protection Agency's website for more information on sustainable materials.

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  9. Plans

    View Solid Waste Plan documents online.

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  10. Solid Waste Management Board

    Find information on the Solid Waste Management Board's meeting times, members, and minutes.

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  11. Apartment Building Recycling

    In April, 2012, the Maryland General Assembly passed House Bill 1, Environmental-Recycling - Apartment Buildings and Condominiums, requiring recycling in all apartment buildings and condominiums that contain 10 or more dwelling units.

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  12. Special Events Recycling

    Environment Article, §9-1712, Annotated Code of Maryland, requires special events organizers to provide for recycling at special events that meet certain criteria.

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  13. Educational Program

    Allegany County Government’s Recycling Coordinator is pleased to speak with and make presentations to schools and community organizations.

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