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Recycling/trash collection - normal schedule.
Transfer Station recycling/trash drop-offs - normal hours.
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ALERT: Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) drop-off at the Shady Grove Transfer Station - All materials, including batteries and fluorescent tubes, must be placed on the table for site personnel to handle and process. View our household hazardous waste guide for more information.
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You may order up to 2
bins per year.
These 22-gallon bins are for single-family and townhouse residents who receive Montgomery County-provided recycling service. Check whether your recycling service is County-provided.
If you live in a municipality, contact your local officials to request a recycling bin.
You may order up to
2 bins per year.
If you receive recycling collection service from Montgomery County, Maryland, we provide and deliver these bins free of charge.
We will place your new bin near your door or garage. You do not need to be home to receive it.
Blue bin deliveries are made by County staff, not by your recycling collection crew. They may happen any weekday, and not necessarily on your recycling day.
Collect your recyclables in a small cardboard box. If we haven't delivered your new bin by your recycling day, set the cardboard box out at the curb, just as you would do with your bin.
Yes. In fact, we recycle the broken bins we collect. Request pickup of your old blue bin.