Important!! Please see below for changes to the recycling drop-off center locations and availability effective July 31, 2013!!
The Town of Leesburg maintains one recycling drop-off center for residents and businesses who do not have access to curbside recycling collection. The center is located at:
Town staff is researching alternate locations for a recycling center on the south side of Leesburg.
- Wal-Mart Parking Lot - intersection of Edwards Ferry Road and the Leesburg Bypass
***Note - there are signs regarding acceptable materials posted at the site - however, the containers themselves may NOT have the same information. CSI transfers containers to various locations so the containers at our site may change from week to week.***
Please be assured that regardless of the labeling on the actual container, the both drop-off center accepts the following materials co-mingled:
|Office/copy paper, newspaper, glossy newspaper ads, etc.|
|Junk Mail (including window envelopes), magazines, catalogs and phonebooks|
|Plastics #1-7 (regardless of shape/size of container - this includes some "Styrofoam" pieces - they MUST be labeled with a recycling triangle and a number 1-7 to be acceptable!)|
|Glass bottles and jars (lids and labels are acceptable)|
|Cardboard and paperboard (cereal boxes, pizza boxes, etc. - remove wax liners -must be broken down to fit in cardboard containers)|
|Tin and aluminum cans (crush to conserve space - labels OK)|
The drop-off center cannot accept the following:
|Household or business trash|
|Hazardous Household Waste - visit Loudoun County for disposal information|
|Yard waste and brush|
|Bulky items and construction debris|
DO NOT LEAVE HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, TIRES, CHEMICAL AND OTHER ITEMS OUTSIDE THE RECYCLING CONTAINERS - THESE ARE NOT TRASH DUMPSTERS!!!
Leaving prohibited items outside of the recycling containers is considered illegal dumping and may incur a fine or penalty.