August News from
Howard County Recycling
Find what you're looking for!
Have you visited our website lately? You might have noticed that we made some changes.

Whether it's information about Household Hazardous Waste drop-off, checking our holiday slide schedule, or finding out when the next shredding event will occur, we've got you covered!

Use our icons to easily navigate to the information you need.

Have a specific question about recycling or disposing of unusual items? Be sure to check out Know Before You Throw for our extensive list of items.
Alpha Ridge Landfill Updates
Alpha Ridge Landfill is OPEN with Modified Operations
Visit our website for up-to-date information.
Celebrate National Eye Exam Month
Has your prescription changed? Don't toss your old glasses! Donate glasses to someone in need.

The Lion's Club collects eyeglasses for donation from multiple drop-off locations.

Visit our website for more drop-off information.
Labor Day Reminder
Slide Schedule in Effect

There will be NO CURBSIDE COLLECTIONS on Monday, September 7th. Collections will slide and be made one day later that week. Visit our Holiday Slide Schedule page for more information.

The Alpha Ridge Landfill and County offices will be CLOSED on Monday, September 7th.
9801 Broken Land Parkway
Columbia, MD 21046
Open Mon.- Fri., 8 am to 5 pm
2350 Marriottsville Road
Marriottsville, MD 21104 
Open Mon.- Sat., 8 am to 4 pm
(410) 313-6444