Solid Waste Management / Recycling
 

The County operates seven recycling centers where County residents may bring their household waste and recyclables for disposal. These centers are managed by the County's Public Works Department. The Department administers the Solid Waste Ordinance, in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality and Environmental Protection Agency regulations relating to solid waste issues. For additional information please call the Charlotte County Administrator's Office at (434) 542-5117. 



 
Recycling Center Hours:
 
Monday - Saturday    7am to 7pm
Sunday   2pm to 5pm
 




Recycling Center Locations:
Bacon / Saxe 1224 Hermon Road (434) 454-6430
Charlotte Court House 300 Dixie Youth Drive (434) 542-4839
Drakes Branch 150 Depot Street (434) 568-6703
Keysville 65 Arvin Street (434) 736-0135
Phenix 301 Chester Street (434) 542-4756
Madisonville 1758 Rolling Hill Road (434) 248-5666
Wylliesburg 2640 Jeb Stuart Hwy. (434) 735-8549
 
Recyclable Materials Accepted at Recycling Centers:

  • Newspapers
  • Shredded Paper (bag separately)
  • Glass (rinse, remove lids & caps, labels can be left on)
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Scrap Metal and Aluminum
  • Clothing and Shoes for Green Earth Recycling
  • Tires
 
Co-mingled Recycling:
Co-mingled recycling is accepted
only at the Charlotte Court House recycling center at this time.


Co-mingled recycling involves the collection of multiple types of recyclable materials in a single container, making it easier to collect and store recyclable materials in your home.  Collected co-mingled recyclables are sent to a processing plant were they are separated and prepared for resale.  For more information regarding co-mingled recycling see our program information sheet or call the County Administrator's Office at (434) 542-5117.
 
Other Recycling Opportunities:
Gently used clothing, toys and household items can be delivered to:

Tail Waggers
Thrift Store
425 Railroad Avenue
Keysville, VA 
Goodwill
1425 S Main St # A
Farmville, VA‎
(434) 392-7333‎
 
  For information about retailers that accept electronics for recycling, please visit the EPA website here.
 



Prohibited Items:
  • Hazardous materials
  • Paint
  • Oil
  • Ammunition
  • Sheet-rock, shingles and other building materials
  • Asbestos material
  • Propane tanks
 

To learn where to safely dispose of prohibited materials and to find out more about recycling, conservation, & good stewardship visit:

earth911.org
epa.gov