What is accepted for recycling at the landfill:

  • Aluminum and Tin Cans
  • Cardboard (this needs to be broken down)
  • Newspapers and Magazines
  • Plastic - Bottles and Jugs only  (please remove the lids)

We do not accept plastic bags of any type for recycling. Locally, Food Lion has a plastic bag recycling box at the front of their store.

The Town of Hillsville Maintenance Shop on North Main Street accepts used motor oil.

Battery Mart of Woodlawn accepts used batteries. 

The Solid Waste Authority landfill is the only location within Carroll County with recycling boxes.

Recycling Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
                              Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 pm

For further information contact Trish Hash, Recycling Coordinator at