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

The next Community Recycling Event will take place on November 2, 2019 from 8 to 2 at Oak Ridge Elementary School, 2050 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge.

New Customer Bill of Rights - Effective June 1, 2019 Republic Services has been approved to increase its maximum charges.  Effective July 1, 2019 Waste Industries has been approved to increase its maximum charges.  See more information, and the Customer Bill of Rights here.

Updated Guilford County Solid Waste Services Guide!  Not sure what services are available in your area? This guide will help you figure it all out.