Our Solid Waste Program provides waste collection, recycling, and disposal options for Guilford County residents. Staff investigate and address illegal burning and illegal dumping, oversee cleanup, perform landfill inspections, promote recycling education and opportunities, as well as research and provide options for future solid waste needs.



View the Guilford County Solid Waste Ordinance Here

Our Scrap Tire and White Goods Facility at 2138 Bishop Road in Greensboro will be open on Saturday May 18, 2019.

The next Guilford County recycling event will be September 14, 2019 from 8 to 2 at Laughlin Professional Development Center, 7911 Summerfield Road, Summerfield.  Items Accepted: Paper for shredding, tires, electronics, and appliances.

The City of Greensboro will hold their spring Recycling Rodeo on April 27, 2019 from 8 am to 2 pm at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church parking lot, 2716 Horse Pen Creek Rd. Greensboro, NC 27410.  Items Accepted: Shredded Paper, Household Hazardous Chemicals, and Electronics.  Call (336) 373-2489 for more information.

The City of High Point will take part in the Great American Cleanup, April 27, 2019 from 9 am to 1 pm, to remove litter from across the community.  Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to local food banks.  Each item donated counts as one entry to win a $100 gift card!  For more information, call (336) 883-3520. 

Our guide to community solid waste services is being updated. To view or print the current informative guide Click Here.  Come back soon for the new version.