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 …

Delaware Solid Waste Authority Receives Leader in Sustainability Award

The Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) is a proud recipient of the Call2Recycle 2019 Leader in Sustainability Award. This award recognizes the top performing Call2Recycle program participants for their commitment to battery recycling. More than 7.5 million pounds of batteries were collected in the Call2Recycle program in 2019, a feat that was made possible by …

Delaware Solid Waste Authority John P. “Pat” Healy Scholarship

DSWA offers an annual scholarship to qualified students entering Environmental Engineering or Environmental Science majors at a Delaware College or University. This scholarship has been named in honor of John P. “Pat” Healy. This scholarship is awarded to Delaware residents based on financial need, academic performance, community and school involvement, and leadership ability. Two college …

CHANGES COMING TO DSWA WEEKLY COLLECTION EVENTS IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY

Beginning January 1, 2020, the Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) will be moving it’s weekly collection of Household Hazardous Waste at the Delaware Recycling Center in New Castle from every Wednesday to every Saturday. With this move DSWA will be able to extend the hours of collection to 8:30am-2pm each Saturday.  The 1st Saturday of …

DSWA expands recycling services at Jones Crossroads Landfill

The Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) is excited to announce new expanded recycling services available at the Jones Crossroads Landfill  Beginning November, 2017 the staffed recycling center will be open Monday-Saturday 8:30am-3:30pm .  The facility will expand its services to offer electronics recycling 6 days a week and will continue to accept; single-stream recycling, cardboard …

DSWA expands services at Delaware Recycling Center

The Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) is excited to announce new expanded services available at the Delaware Recycling Center in New Castle.  Beginning June 1, 2017 the staffed recycling center will be open Monday-Friday 8:30am-3:30pm and Saturday 8:30am-2:00pm.  The facility will expand its services to offer electronics recycling 6 days a week and will continue …