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Bureau ofSolid Waste Management

The Bureau is responsible for collection and disposal of solid waste; promotion of waste prevention, recycling and resource recovery; and monitoring and maintenance of disposal sites in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

Most Popular Services

Accepted Materials Directory

Search the Accepted Materials Directory to find out what type of materials are accepted at each drop-off center, including household hazardous waste. 

Submit a Request or Complaint

Submit a service request or complaint to the Bureau of Solid Waste online. We'll investigate your concern and contact you soon.

Holiday- and Weather-Related Closings

View the current operating status of Solid Waste Management facilities and collections operations.

Find out if a holiday affects your collection—consult your schedule to find out if an alternate collection is provided.

News and Publications

  • Sign up for our monthly e-newsletter or read The Resource blog
  • View or download the County's Reuse Directory.
  • View posted bid solicitations for recyclable commodities recovered at the County's sorting facility.

Contact Us

Bureau of Solid Waste Management

111 West Chesapeake Avenue
Room 211
Towson, Maryland 21204


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






Nicholas Rodricks


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