Recycling and Trash

Clean Communities

Recycling and environmentally-responsible trash disposal keeps Fairfax County clean, healthy, and sustainable. Find information for residents, collection customers, businesses, collection industry, teachers, students, and environmentalists. Help preserve the county’s high quality of life and protect natural resources by following trash and recycling laws and guidance.

NOTICE: Mulch will be UNAVAILABLE at the I-95 Landfill Complex until mid-March 2019. A project to repair a concrete pad starts December 12, 2018.

Educators, Students & Ambassadors

Find out how to take a tour of the I-66 transfer station, arrange for a guest speaker, and watch great videos.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Find out about recycling and other ways to reduce and reuse materials.