Unacceptable Materials

Not Accepted at Convenience Sites

Materials not accepted at convenience sites include:
  • Agricultural Waste
  • Industrial Waste
  • Institutional Waste
  • Liquid & Hazardous Waste
  • Municipal Waste
  • Radioactive Waste

Convenience Center Disposal Rules

Residents using the county solid waste convenience centers must comply with the following rules for disposal of household waste:
  • Household garbage must be bagged
  • Burning or smoldering materials may not be disposed of at these sites
  • No tires may be accepted at any convenience center other than Stoney Hill, Site #1, Middlesex and the Nash County Landfill
  • No bricks, large stumps, logs, concrete, shingles, animal carcasses, animal waste or auto parts are accepted at the convenience centers
  • Plastic bottles, wooden pallets, and oil filters must be recycled, not disposed of in the trash
  • If more than 10 wooden pallets are being recycled, they should be brought to the landfill