What's Accepted

This is a list of frequently asked about trash, recycling, and compost materials. These materials are accepted at all of our locations unless otherwise noted.

*There are special instructions for the disposal of these items. Please call the Customer Care Department at (800) 375-8375.

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A

Aerosol Cans (empty)
Aggregattes (debris-free) — TDS Landfill only
Air Conditioner (freon removed)
Appliances (freon removed)
Asbestos (friable)* — TDS Landfill only (24 hour notice, manifest and proper packaging required)
Asbestos (non-friable)* — TDS Landfill only (24 hour notice, manifest and proper packaging required)
Aseptic Containers

B

Bamboo
Batteries (household)
Beer
Boats* — TDS Landfill only
Bones
Boxes (clean cardboard/boxboard)
Boxes (soiled cardboard/boxboard)
Boxboard (clean)
Boxboard (solied)
Branches
Brush (untreated)
Bulk Liquids (compostable) — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Bulk Liquids (non-compostable) — Unacceptable

C

Cardboard
Car* — TDS Landfill only
Car Batteries (no cracks or leaks)
Carpet
Catalogs
CDs
Cereal Boxes
Chemicals — Unacceptable
Clean Paper
Clothing
Coat Hangers (plastic)
Coat Hangers (wire)
Coffee Grounds
Computers
Computer Monitors
Computer Parts
Computer Towers
Concrete (debris-free) — TDS Landfill only
Construction Debris
Cookie Boxes
Cooler (plastic)

D

Dairy Food
Dairy Liquids — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Dead Animals — TDS Landfill only
Dirt (clean/debris-free) — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Dry Wall (debris-free)
DVDs

E

Electronics
Envelope

F

File Folders
Fluorescent Light Bulbs — Unacceptable
Flowers
Foam Padding
Foil (debris-free)
Foil (soiled)
Food Boxes
Freezer (freon removed)

G

Gable Top Containers — TDS Landfill only
Garden Hoses
Gas Grill* — TDS Landfill only
Glass
Glass Bottles
Go Cart* — TDS Landfill only
Green Waste

H

Helium Tank* — TDS Landfill only

I

Industrial Waste (class II & III) — TDS Landfill only
Insulation

J

K

Kegs

L

Lawn Material
Lawn Mower 
Leaves
Light Bulbs (fluorescent) — Unacceptable
Light Bulbs (non fluorescent)
Liquids — TDS Landfill & Evans Road only

M

Magazines
Mattresses
Metal
Motors
Motor Oil — Unacceptable
Motor Oil Bottles (empty)

N

Napkins (soiled)
Newspaper

O

Oil — Unacceptable
Oil Filters — Georgetown only

P

Paint — Unacceptable
Palm Trees
Paper (clean)
Paper Cartons (soiled)
Paper Cups (soiled)
Paper Towels (soiled)
Pet Food Bags
Pet Waste
Pizza Box
Plants
Plastic Bags — TDS Landfill only (Learn about Bag-the-Bag here)
Propane Tank* — TDS Landfill only
PVC (polyvinyl chloride)
PVC Pipe (polyvinyl chloride)

Q

R

Railroad Ties* — TDS Landfill only
Refridgerators (freon removed)
Remodeling Debris
Rocks (debris-free)
Roofing Materials

S

Sand (clean/debris-free) — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Scrap Metal
Sedimentary Rock (debris-free) — TDS Landfill only
Shells
Shingles
Shipping Boxes
Sludge* — TDS Landfill only (must be approved)
Soda Cans
Soft Drinks — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Soiled Paper
Soup Cans
Stepping Stones (debris-free) — TDS Landfill only
Sticky Notes
Stove
Stumps
Styrofoam (debris-free) — TDS Landfill only

T

Tea Bags
TVs
Tile (debris-free)
Tires
Toilets
Tuna Cans

U

Used Oil — Unacceptable

V

Vehicle Batteries (no cracks or leaks)

W

Water — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Water Bottles
Water Heater (no water inside)
Wine — TDS Landfill and Evans Road only
Wood (treated)
Wood (untreated)
Wooden Skewers

X

Y

Yard Waste Materials
Yogurt Containers

Z