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Cherry Island Landfill

1706 East 12th St., Wilmington, DE 19809

  • Types of Waste Accepted:
    • Municipal solid waste from private collection vehicles
    • Residential solid waste – Small load collection area for residents
    • Construction and demolition debris
    • Asbestos – Category I & II Non-Friable and class “A” Asbestos (Friable) (Special packaging and appointment is required.) Please call Citizens’ Response Line at 1-800-404-7080 or click here for Asbestos Policy.
    • White Goods – (Refrigerators, air conditioners, and other appliances) Refrigerant is removed by licensed technicians and scrap metals are recycled.
    • Tires
    • Household Yard Waste – Residents can dispose of grass, leaves, branches, and shrubs. Click Here for more information on  yard waste recycling
    • For other items and special wastes, call the Citizens’ Response Line at 1-800-404-7080 or click here for the Special Waste Policy.
  • Small Load Collection Area

    Cherry Island accepts household waste from residents at the small load collection area. This area is located away from the active landfill, just behind the scale house.

  • Landfill Gas Recovery
  • CITIZENS' ADVISORY BOARD

    For information on the Citizens’ Advisory Board, click here.

Hours: Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Forms of Payment: We accept cash, check, Visa and Matercard

Opening Date: October, 1985
Size: 513 acres

Sandtown Landfill

1107 Willow Grove Rd
(Rt. 10)
Felton, DE 19943

  • Types of Waste Accepted:
    • Municipal solid waste from DSWA licensed collection vehicles
    • Residential solid waste – Small load collection area for residents
    • Construction and demolition debris
    • Asbestos -Category I & II Non-Friable (Special packaging and appointment is required.)
    • White Goods – (Refrigerators, air conditioners, and other appliances) Refrigerant is removed by licensed technician and scrap metals are recycled.
    • Tires
    • Household Yard Waste – Residents can dispose of grass, leaves, branches and shrubs. Click Here for more information on yard waste recycling
    • For other and special waste, call the Citizens’ Response Line at 1-800-404-7080 or click here for the Special Waste Policy

     

  • Small Load Collection Area

    The Sandtown Landfill accepts household waste from residents at the small load collection area. This area is located away from the active landfill.

  • Recycling Drop-Off Centers

    Residents using the Sandtown Landfill are encouraged to use the Drop-Off Centers at the entrance to the facility before disposing of household waste.

  • Landfill Gas Recovery

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

Forms of Payment: We accept cash, check, VISA or Mastercard

Opening Date: October, 1980
Size: 834 acres

Jones Crossroads Landfill

28560 Landfill Lane
Georgetown, DE 19947

Hours: Mon. - Sat. 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Forms of Payment: We accept cash, check, VISA or Mastercard

Opening Date: September 17, 1984
Size: 572 acres