Recycling and Trash

Clean Communities

Recycling and environmentally-responsible trash disposal keeps Fairfax County clean, healthy, and sustainable. Help preserve the county’s high quality of life and protect natural resources by following trash and recycling laws and guidance. View Recycling and Trash Notices.

Public Feedback on Solid Waste Plan - Coming Soon

Fairfax County is updating their 20-Year Solid Waste Management Plan to better reflect the County's zero waste and sustainability goals. In August, we will seek public feedback on the proposed plan strategies. Please watch this space for more information and a link to the survey.

Educators, Students & Ambassadors

Learn about Department of Public Works and Environmental Services educational resources.

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