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Items Not For Landfill

 

The State of North Carolina has recently passed legislation banning many items from landfills throughout the State.  These items MUST be recycled or disposed properly by state law.  

 

Materials Banned from the Rowan County Landfill and Effective Dates: 

Motor Oil Filters:  10-1-09

ALL Plastic Bottles:  10-1-09

Wooden Pallets:  10-1-09

Television:  1-1-11

Computer Equipment:  1-1-12

 

Current Disposal Rates:  

  • In County: $32 per ton plus $2 per ton Solid Waste Disposal Tax
  • Out of County:  $37 per ton plus $2 per ton Solid Waste Disposal Tax

If you have any questions, please contact the Department of Environmental Management at 704-216-8589