Trash Can Dan On Tik Tok!

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Drug Takeback Day

Keep your home and family safe. Dispose of expired or unneeded prescription drugs at the annual DEA Drug Takeback Day, this Saturday, October 29th from 10am-2pm. Local police departments and other DEA-sanctioned locations will safely collect and dispose of any unwanted medications. Find a collection site near you:

Collection Event Location Change

ATTENTION: The Collection Event scheduled for Long Neck Elementary on October 22 has been moved to Love Creek Elementary, the new address is 19488 John J Williams Hwy, Lewes, De 19958.

DSWA selected as Resiliency Award Winner

DSWA is proud to have been selected as a Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) 2022 COVID-19 Resiliency Award Winner. SWANA’s COVID-19 Resiliency award was been created to recognize organization’s that have adapted to working during the pandemic DSWA was chosen for its focus on testing and vaccination. They held numerous vaccination clinics for …

Delaware Enhanced Plastic Bag Ban

Today, Delaware’s enhanced plastic carryout bag ban goes into effect. All retailers are required to discontinue the use of plastic bags at checkout. They are not required to provide any alternatives. Make sure you’re prepared by bringing reusable bags with you. If you have questions please visit

SSWMC Construction

SSWMC Scalehouse will be using a new traffic pattern during the replacement of the inbound scale October 26, 2020, through November 5, 2020 …………………………………………………………………………….. Longer wait times inbound and outbound should be expected. Alternative DSWA sites include: 5 Transfer Station- 29997 John P. Healy Dr. Harbeson, DE 19951 Milford Transfer Station- 1170 S. DuPont Blvd. …

Pine Tree Transfer Station Construction

Pine Tree Corners Transfer Station will be CLOSED for repairs September 20, 2020 through October 6, 2020*   Please use the following DSWA facilities during this time: Sandtown Landfill 1107 Willow Grove Rd, Felton 19943 Cherry Island Landfill 1706 E. 12th, Wilmington 19809   The facility will reopen for normal business hours October 7, 2020. …

Changes to NCC Recycling Centers

DSWA’s new Newark Recycling Center is slated to open in early July. This center will feature single stream recycling bins, Styrofoam recycling, 6-day a week Electronics Recycling, weekly Household Hazardous Waste Collection and monthly paper shredding. The new center is located at 470 Corporate Blvd, Newark inside of the Pencader Business Park. In 2017, DSWA …