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Recycling Drop-off Trailers

Recycling Drop-off Trailers

Recycling Trailers at a Location Near You

Residents may recycle paper and food and beverage containers and cardboard at the recycling drop-off trailers located around the County.  Please be considerate of the facilities hosting our recycling trailers and help keep these sites neat.  Take plastic bags with you and do not leave any materials outside the bins.  All of these items are also accepted at the Landfill and Balls Ford Road Compost Facility.

These locations are for residential recycling and should not be used by businesses.

 Acceptable Material  

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  • Plastics bottles and jugs:  #1 and #2 containers with necks including soda, water, juice, milk and detergent containers.  Rinse out containers.  Bottle caps may be replaced after rinsing.  No bottles that previously contained hazardous materials (such as oil, flammable materials, chemicals, etc.).    
  • Aluminum and steel food and beverage cans and empty aerosol cans.   Empty and rinse out cans.
  • Newspapers, magazines, catalogs, junk mail, office paper and paperboard boxes, such as cereal, cookie, cracker and tissue boxes.
  • Flattened cardboard (please cut down to sizes up to 2 ft. X 2 ft. in size to fit in trailers.  Please note: large boxes may be taken to the County Landfill or Balls Ford Road Compost Facility. Do not include cardboard with food residue or plastic liners.  Also please discard packing materials such as Styrofoam, air pillows and bubble wrap. 

Recycling Trailers Do Not Accept:

  • Scrap metal (we do not accept car bodies)
  • Car batteries
  • Used oil filters 
  • Motor oil or antifreeze - store separately in clean container. Other fluids or solvents may be accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste program.
  • Yard waste: grass, leaves, brush, branches and prunings. Food waste is not accepted from residents for composting/recycling.

Trailer Locations

Woodbridge Area:

  • Cokesbury Methodist Church at 14806 Blackburn Road (near the intersection with Reddy Road) in Woodbridge -(Please note that the church sponsors a separate container for aluminum cans used as a fund raising activity.)

Dale City Area:

Dumfries Area:

Lake Ridge/Occoquan Area:

Manassas Area:

Mid-County Area:

Western Area:

In addition to the acceptable materials listed above, the following materials are accepted at both the Landfill and Balls Ford Road facilities for recycling:

  • Scrap metal (we do not accept car bodies)
  • Car batteries
  • Used oil filters 
  • Motor oil or antifreeze - store separately in clean container. Other fluids or solvents may be accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste program.
  • Yard waste: grass, leaves, brush, branches and prunings. Food waste is not accepted from residents for composting/recycling.

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