Christmas Tree Recycling Information

Each year, approximately 40 million Christmas trees are sold in the United States.  Do your part for Maryland's environment by recycling your Christmas tree this year. Recycled Christmas trees can be used for mulch, soil erosion barriers and many other environmentally-friendly uses.Child pulling a Christmas tree in the snow. Click on the links below to find out how your county recycles Christmas trees.

By County (updated 12/30/21) **

  • Garrett –  https://www.garrettcounty.org/solid-waste-recycling/christmas-tree-recycling-in-2022


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