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Welcome to the online home of the Addison County Solid Waste Management District. Here you will find details about our programs and services, District news and publications, and practical information to help you properly recycle or dispose of household and business wastes.

A to Z Guide

Search and browse the A to Z Guide to learn what to do with hundreds of items.

Recycle right!

Do you know what should go in your blue bin and what items need special recycling elsewhere?

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This fall: free composting workshops

Learn how easy it is to turn your household food waste into rich compost at home.

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Special Recycling

Beginners Guide: Recycling Plastic Bags & Films Workshop

Curious about the buzz surrounding plastic bag and film recycling? Find out how to be a part of this interactive workshop.
News

Board of Supervisors' Updates and Reminders

The Board of Supervisors meeting on August 15th has been canceled. In September, the Board will meet at Fire & Ice for a retreat.
Special Recycling

We've got mulch!

Wood chip mulch is now available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. It's is free if you load it yourself, or it is $5 per…
Food Scraps & Composting

Become a Compost Ambassador

Love composting? ACSWMD's new Compost Ambassadors spread information and enthusiasm for composting in the community. Join us!

Got HazWaste?

The District HazWaste Center accepts household hazardous waste for free six days a week, year-round. 

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Special recycling for plastic bags

The District Transfer Station now accepts polyethylene bags and film for special recycling. 

Learn what's accepted