Integrated Solid Waste

Household Hazardous Waste Day

Household Hazardous Waste Day is held at the Lopp Road Landfill on the first Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Linwood Recycling Center

Due to a gas line construction this will necessitate in the closure of the Linwood Recycle Center on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The Southmont Recycle Center will be open and those affected by this change please dispose of your items at the Southmont location (Hwy 8 South, Lexington NC 27292). We apologize in advance for any inconveniences this may cause.


The Solid Waste Management program provides waste collection and disposal options for the residents of Davidson County. In addition we promote recycling opportunities, and conduct research to provide options for future solid waste management needs. We also perform the following functions:

  • Environmental Education
  • Innovative Environmental Management for the 21st Century
  • Recyclable Collection
  • Residential Drop-off Convenience Centers
  • Solid Waste Disposal

Mission Statement

Our mission is to ensure management of solid waste that prevents adverse impacts on the environment and public health. We strive to be the environmental leader through continual operational improvements, technical development and resource efficiency. Through this commitment we can strengthen our operations and nurture environmental improvements in the communities of Davidson County.