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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.

On Tuesday, July 16th from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. the District Transfer Station will be unable to process credit and debit card transactions during a system update. Please plan accordingly and bring cash or check. Thank you for your understanding!

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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Got HazWaste?

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

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Latest News

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!
Publication

Reports & Studies from VT Agency of Natural Resources

Several recent studies and reports are now available that illustrate the state of solid waste and recycling in Vermont: Status Report to the…
About & Support

Salisbury votes to join the District

On Town Meeting Day, Salisbury residents voted 149 to 30 in support of becoming the 21st Town to join Addison County Solid Waste Management District.

Save the food!

Next summer, all food scraps will be banned from the landfill in Vermont. Luckily, Addison County residents have several options for keeping scraps out of the trash.

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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