Division of Environmental Management
SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT - RECYCLING

DROP OFF LOCATIONS (Green Boxes) - HOUSEHOLD RECYCLABLES ONLY (No Businesses)

WASHINGTON COUNTY RESIDENTIAL DROP OFF LOCATIONS
Washington County Solid Waste Department
SITE
ADDRESS
HOURS OF OPERATION
FORTY WEST LANDFILL 12630 Earth Care Road,
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Monday -Saturday 7:00am - 3:30pm
Dargan Convenience Center 2201 Dargan School Road,
Sharpsburg MD 21782
Tuesday -Saturday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Greensburg Convenience Center 13125 Bikle Road,
Smithsburg MD 21783
Tuesday -Saturday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Hancock Convenience Center 6502 Hess Road,
Hancock MD 21750
Tuesday -Saturday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Kaetzel Convenience Center 2926 Kaetzel Road,
Knoxville MD 21758
Tuesday -Saturday 7:30am - 3:30pm

1) Please call the Washington County Solid Waste Department 240-313-2790 or the Recycling Office 240-313-2796 if you have questions.
2) This program is for Washington County residents only.
3) A permit is now required to use Washington County Residential Drop Off boxes.
4) 40 West Landfill In-Bound Scales Close at 3:00 p.m. Out-Bound Scales Close at 3:15p.m. Non-Permit Customers MUST be at the scales no later than 3:00 p.m. Permit holders may dump trash until 3:30 p.m.


Where To Recycle Other Materials

  • Corrugated Cardboard:  Maryland Paper
  • Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs: Lowes; Home Depot
  • Oily Wastes:  Spirit Services; SafetyKleen; Clean Venture
  • Websites to help locate recycling alternatives: 
    Recycling Maryland www.mdrecycles.org
    National Recycling Coalition www.nrc-recycle.org
    Maryland Department of the Environment  www.mde.state.md.us
    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency www.epa.gov

Washington County Residents and Businesses may contact the recycling office for additional recycling information. Call 240-313-2796 or