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Wednesday, November 26, 2014: Normal recycling and trash collection schedule. No changes due to weather.

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - Thanksgiving Day: No County-provided recycling or trash collections on November 27;
Thursday and Friday pickups slide one day. Transfer Station closes at 5 p.m. on November 26; closed on November 27.
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OPERATING STATUS: Recycling/trash collection - normal schedule ∣ Transfer Station recycling/trash drop-offs - normal hours


Food Scrap Recycling Programs for Businesses - Montgomery County Business Recycling Seminar

Montgomery County, Maryland has a goal to reduce waste and recycle 70 percent of all waste generated by 2020.  Recycling is also the law in Montgomery County and all businesses, regardless of type of business or size, are required to recycle.  Based on the most recent waste composition study completed by the Division of Solid Waste Services, food scraps account for nearly 25 percent of the commercial waste stream.

Why Attend?

Your business is invited to attend this business recycling seminar to:

This event is a unique opportunity to network with other local business owners, managers, and employees and learn more about the benefits of recycling food scraps and other items, and waste reduction, as well as the services provided by the Montgomery County SORRT Program.

Date and Location

Monday, June 30, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
(Doors open at 8:30 a.m.)
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Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce
51 Monroe Street, Suite 1800
Rockville, Maryland 20850
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$10.00 per participant (registration includes continental breakfast and materials)

Pay by cash or check only; credit cards are not accepted.
If paying by check, please make check payable to "Montgomery County Division of Solid Waste Services".


Registration for this seminar has closed.

Sign language interpreter or other auxiliary aids or services will be provided upon request with notice as far in advance as possible, but please, no less than 72 hours prior to the event. If you need this or other services or aids to participate in the event, please contact Loretta Jurnak at 301-897-7481 or Taking these steps will help us have sufficient time to best meet your needs.