Howard County Recycling Services

​Information contained here is general recycling information gathered by MDE. More detailed recycling information is available on the County Recycling Fact Sheets.​​

Recycling Coordinator

Mr. Alan Wilcom
(410) 313-6444
Fax: (410) 313-6490

Email   Website


  • Listing of Dropoff Facilities​

  • Curbside pick up by County
    Materials Collected: Metal food & beverage cans, glass bottles & jars, plastic bottles (no motor oil), mixed paper, cardboard, yard trimmings

  • Yard Trimmings: Dropoff and Curbside Available
    Services: Compost Facility, Grasscycling

  • Special Materials
    Materials Collected: HHW, white goods, scrap metal, automobile batteries, oil, antifreeze, tires, propane tanks, latex paint, building materials, textiles, asphalt roof shingles, christmas trees, polyurethane foam, electronics​​

Additional Information:

Dedicated Commercial Staff: No
County Building Recycling: Yes
School Recycling: Yes
Per ton Disposal fee: $80
Program Financing: County General Fund​