Rt. 5 Transfer Station

Residents and commercial haulers can bring trash to the Rt. 5 Transfer Station rather than driving to one of DSWA’s landfills. Vehicles drive up a ramp into an enclosed building where trash is dumped onto a concrete floor. A backhoe carefully pushes the trash into a transfer trailer, which takes it to a DSWA landfill. Key features of the transfer station consist of a scale house, two scales, a transfer station building with a five-bay tipping floor, and a small load drop-off where residents can deposit waste. In addition, there are designated areas outside to receive used appliances, tires, and yard waste.

Milford Transfer Station

Residents and commercial haulers can bring trash to the Milford Transfer Station rather than driving to one of DSWA’s landfills nearest to Milford. Vehicles drive up a ramp into an enclosed building where trash is dumped onto a concrete floor. A backhoe carefully pushes the trash into a transfer trailer, which takes it to a DSWA landfill. Key features of the transfer station consist of a scale house, two scales, a transfer station building with a three-bay tipping floor, and a separate small load area where residents can deposit waste. In addition, there are designated areas outside to receive used appliances, tires, and yard waste.

A drop-off container is available for residents to drop off Styrofoam for recycling. Residents are able to drop off their clean Styrofoam, such as foam cups, foam plates, foam egg cartons, take out containers, as well as foam protective packaging typically used to protect consumer goods and electronics.

Pine Tree Corners Transfer Station

Residents and commercial haulers can bring trash to the Pine Tree Corners Transfer Station instead of driving to one of DSWA’s Landfills . Vehicles drive up a ramp into an enclosed building where trash is dumped onto a concrete floor. A backhoe carefully pushes the trash into a transfer trailer, which takes it to a DSWA landfill. Key features of the transfer station consist of a scale house, two scales, two transfer station buildings, and a trailer storage building. There is a separate transfer area for residents. In addition, Pine Tree Corners is a Recycling Drop-Off Center and there are designated areas outside to receive used appliances, tires, and yard waste during regular business hours.

Jones Crossroads Landfill

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, call 1-800-404-7080.)
  • White Goods – (Refrigerators, air conditioners and other appliances) Refrigerant is removed by DSWA licensed technician and scrap metals are recycled.
  • Tires
  • Household Yard Waste – Residents can dispose of grass, leaves, branches, and shrubs not mixed with household garbage. 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 to for our Special Waste Policy.

Small Load Collection Area

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

Recycling Drop-Off Centers

Recycling Center Open: Monday-Saturday 8:30am-3:30pm

Accepted Items

  • Single Stream Recycling
  • Cardboard
  • Used Motor Oil
  • Used Oil Filters
  • Batteries
  • Electronics
  • Styrofoam

Landfill Gas Recovery

Electronic Goods Recycling Program

The Jones Crossroads Landfill accepts electronic goods from residents Monday-Saturday 8:30am-3:30pm

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program

The Jones Crossroads Landfill accepts Household Hazardous Waste every Monday from 10am-2pm. For information on Household Hazardous Waste Collection click here.

Paper Shredding

Document Shredding is available the 1st Monday of each month from 10am-2pm.

Residents may bring 2 file boxes per person.

Sandtown Landfill

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

Cherry Island Landfill

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.