City of Durham Residents: Please visit http://durhamnc.gov/832/Solid-Waste-Management to learn about the services offered in your area.
Holiday and Closing Information
All Convenience Sites are closed on the 1st Thursday of each month from 12:30pm-3:00pm.
Friday A service from 9/14 was moved to Wed 9/19.
Solid Waste Convenience Sites ARE OPEN, operating under regular hours.
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Durham County provides waste reduction and recycling services for the citizens of unincorporated Durham County. Click on the links below for information about our programs.
- Convenience Sites
- Roadside Recycling
- Litter Control
- Computer & Electronic Waste
- Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
- Swap Shop
Note: Durham County General Services does not sell Compost Bins.
- NEW! Recycling Schedule: A North of the Eno (July 2018 - June 2019)
- NEW! Recycling Schedule: B South of the Eno (July 2018 - June 2019)
- When is my collection day? (Alphabetical) [DOC]
- Durham County Disposal & Recycling Guide [DOC]
- Durham County’s 10 Year Solid Waste Management Plan [DOC]
- Durham County Solid Waste Ordinance [DOC]