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Carroll County Recycling Office Email
225 N. Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157-5108
410-386-2035 - voice
410-840-8279 - fax

Contact 1Maria T. Myers
Recycling Manager
 410-386-2035 - voice
PurposeTo offer voluntary recycling opportunities for all Carroll County residents and businesses.
ServiceCarroll County requires licensed waste haulers to offer curbside recycling pickup to all county residents and businesses. County residents and businesses may self-haul their own waste (fee) and recyclables (no charge) to the Northern Landfill, located on Route 1400 Baltimore Boulevard Westminster. Operating hours are Mon-Fri 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, and Sat 7 am to 3 pm. The recycling center drop off, located at the Northern Landfill, is staffed Mon-Fri 9 am to 3 pm and Sat 8 am to 2:30 pm. Aluminum can reimbursements are available during these hours. Acceptable recyclables: all food and beverage glass containers (all colors), any plastic narrow neck bottles with a number 1 through 7 on the bottom, wide mouth containers all numbers except 6 of any type, tin and aluminum food and beverage containers, foil and disposable aluminum pans. Acceptable paper: junk mail, newspapers with inserts, magazines, telephone directories, cardboard, fax paper, paperback books, and nonmetallic wrapping paper. Acceptable textiles: general clothing, hats, belts, handbags, paired shoes/socks, towels, sheets, blankets, tablecloths, and textile articles larger than 15x15. Materials must be dry, clean, free of odor and placed in a clear plastic bag. The Recycling Center also accepts automobile batteries and electronics (no monitors or televisions), rigid plastics, clear and plastic grocery bags, DVD/CD cases and disks, white goods, and scrap metal, #6 foam. Hoods Mill Landfill, 7901 Kabik Court, Woodbine, is for residential use only and open the first and third Saturday of the month from 7 am to 3 pm. Residential waste is accepted for a fee, and acceptable single stream recyclables and yard trim is accepted for free.
SubjectsLandfills, Recycling
Last Updated22 December 2016