Alternative Options for Disposal of Items
Certain waste items are not accepted by residential trash collection; however, options for disposal are available. These items are not accepted by residential trash collection, but can be taken to the Elmont Solid Waste Service Convenience Center, located at 11045 Lewistown Road (Route 783) in Elmont. The center is open daily from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm:
- Appliances containing Freon
- Motor oil, anti-freeze, and hazardous wastes
- Tires (up to 4 per day)
These items are not accepted by residential trash collection, but can be taken to the U.S. Route 301 Solid Waste Service Transfer Station, located at 7301 Courtland Farm Road (Route 820) in Hanover. This is the Hanover County landfill and is open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm daily (closed Sunday).
Please call Hanover County Public Works at (804) 365-6181 to ensure that your particular item is accepted and to find out what fees may be applicable:
- Construction waste (such as lumber, wire, sheetrock, concrete, etc.) generated during construction, remodeling or repair of pavements, house or other structure