Allegany County businesses are encouraged to complete the Business Recycling Form in order to assist in gathering data for recycling projects.
The most effective way to reduce waste is to not create it in the first place, this is called source reduction. This Reuse Directory (PDF) can help you locate where to donate good used items that would otherwise end up in the landfill. This page will list additional information and tools on how to get started making an impact.
Get detailed information of what materials can be recycled, and how.
The Allegany County Recycling Office can provide recycling bins for free (deposit required) for your special event.
In April, 2012, the Maryland General Assembly passed House Bill No. 1, Environmental - Recycling - Apartment Buildings and Condominiums, requiring recycling in all apartment buildings and condominiums that contain 10 or more dwelling units.