Community Paper Shreds 2015
May 9, 9 a.m. to 1 pm.
October 31, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Two Locations: Prince William County Landfill and Balls Ford Road Yard Waste Compost Facility.
See guidelines and restrictions.
American Flag Collection Center Open at the Landfill
The American Flag Collection Center is a joint effort between the Boy Scouts of America Occoquan and Bull Run Districts, Keep Prince William Beautiful and Prince William County Solid Waste Division.
This service is available to citizens and businesses.
Check out the valuable resources residents, businesses and apartment complexes put into the trash and ultimately the Prince William County landfill.
Fact: 70% of landfill waste is actually recyclable resources.
County Recycling Rate 40.5%
County Continues to Exceed
Prince William County achieved a recycle rate of 40.5% in 2013. The Prince William County Public Works, Solid Waste Division Recycling Office received confirmation from Virginia Department of Environment Quality (DEQ) of the County’s Recycling Rate in June. This is a decline from the 2012 recycling rate of 41.3%.
The Commonwealth of Virginia requires each city, county, town or region to maintain a minimum recycling rate. Based upon the criteria established by the Commonwealth of Virginia, Prince William County exceeded its mandated 25% recycling rate again in 2013. Read More...