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The Waste Management Program is responsible for solid and hazardous waste recycling and disposal, as well as:

  • Reviewing permit applications for razings (building demolition), interior alterations and open burnings
  • Regulating local trash haulers, recycling facilities and landfills
  • Responding to citizen inquiries related to the handling and proper disposal of asbestos containing materials (ACM) and special wastes
  • Reviewing open burning requests to determine compliance with state regulations (COMAR

Contact Information

Jerry Siewierski, Program Manager
Phone: 410-887-3745


Learn more about the following:

  • Asbestos Containing Materials—View a list of contractors licensed by the Maryland Department of the Environment to test and remove ACM.
  • Disposal of Special Waste Materials—Obtain an application for the disposal of special waste materials (petroleum contaminated soils, asbestos containing materials and commercial food products).
  • Household Hazardous Waste—Review information regarding the proper handling and disposal of unwanted batteries, paints, medicines and household chemical wastes. Note: This program is managed by the Department of Public Works and Transportation and Transportation, Bureau of Solid Waste.
  • Open Burning Requests—Obtain an application form to submit open burning requests on properties in Baltimore County.

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Contact Us

Ground Water Management

County Office Building
111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Room 305
Towson, Maryland 21204


Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.





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