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COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates and Guidance

The County is taking a number of actions to keep residents safe and minimize the spread of COVID-19. Find status information for County operations and services.

Recyclable Commodities

Baltimore County operates a single-stream materials recovery facility (MRF) at 10275 Beaver Dam Road, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030. The facility processes:

  • Aluminum
  • Cardboard
  • Paper
  • Plastic variants
  • Steel cans

The County markets recovered recyclable material on a monthly basis. We accept bids for the next month’s materials approximately 10 working days prior to the end of the current month. Bids are due four days prior to the last working day before the end of the month (the schedule may change for holidays). The County will email pricing requests to vendors who have purchased or expressed interest in purchasing recyclable commodities. Pricing requests will also be posted on this page.

Email to add your company to our monthly solicitation emails.

Quality Tests

At this time, we do not know if a quality test will be performed in June. If the quality test occurs, it will take place on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 10 a.m. If you are interested in observing, please email to coordinate a visit. The next bid period is scheduled to start on Thursday, June 18, 2020, with bids due on Friday, June 26, 2020 at noon Eastern Time.

Revised May 22, 2020         


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