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Loudoun County Landfill

Admission Fee

$6 Minimum Fee for Waste Disposal (per Vehicle)


  1. FastTrash Program
  2. Free Mulch Depot
  3. Loudoun County Businesses
  4. Loudoun County Residents
  5. No Tractor Trailer Loads
  6. Only Waste from Loudoun County Accepted
  7. Recycling Drop-off Center
  8. Waste Disposal

Holidays Observed

 Holiday  Date Observed (Facility Closed)
 New Year's Day 2019  Tuesday, January 1, 2019
 Memorial Day  Monday, May 27, 2019
 Independence Day  Thursday, July 4, 2019
 Labor Day  Monday, September 2, 2019
 Thanksgiving Day  Thursday, November 28, 2019
 Christmas Day  Wednesday, December 25, 2019
 New Year's Day 2020  Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Accepted Materials

Disposal Fees

 Waste Type Fee 
 Waste Disposal
  • Municipal Solid Waste (household waste)
  • Commercial Waste
  • Construction and Demolition Waste
  • Vegetative Waste (less than 3-foot diameter by 8-foot length)
 $62 per ton
(includes $2 per ton recycling surcharge)

Minimum per Vehicle: $6
  • Cash only
  • Up to ten 33-gallon bags or equivalent (Equivalency will be determined by scalehouse operators on duty.)
  • Household waste only
  • No yard or construction waste
  • No scrap metal or propane cylinders
  • No rubble or bulky items (i.e., couches, large furniture)
  • No surcharged items (i.e., refrigerated appliances or tires)
Per Vehicle (flat rate): $6 
 Additional Recycling Surcharges Fee per Item 
 Improper Disposal of tires, batteries, or appliances $35 
 Refrigerant-containing Appliances $25 
 Tires on Rims $26 
 Car Tire (without rim) $2.50 
 Truck Tire (without rim) $4 
 Small Tractor Tire (without rim) $25 
 Large Tractor Tire (without rim) $35 
 Propane Tanks $2 

Free Mulch Depot

  • Free mulch is available to residents on a first-come, first served basis year-round.
  • The mulch loading area is located in the Loudoun County Recycling Drop-off Center next to the pavilion that contain the used motor oil and antifreeze tanks.
  • The mulch weighs 0.29 tons per cubic yard (580 pounds per cubic yard).
  • Residents must load their own mulch and need to bring tools such as pitchforks.
  • No motorized equipment is allowed.

Landfill Tours

The Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility is a popular site for scout groups, schools, and others. Visit us and learn how garbage is disposed in a landfill, watch 40-ton tractors smash trash, and get quizzed on recycling.

The Department of General Services, Waste Management Division offers group tours once a week Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., from March through November.

Arrange a Tour
Call 703-771-5514 to arrange a tour.

Photo Gallery
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Reclamation Project

For information on the Loudoun County Landfill Reclamation Project, visit www.loudoun.gov/landfillreclamation.