Hanover

Programs and Resources in Hanover

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CVWMA Programs

What can I recycle in Hanover County?

Curbside Recycling 

Drop-Off Recycling

Batteries

Electronics Recycling

Clothing and Shoes (Textiles)

Goodwill Donations – boxes at most sites for small items; trailer for larger donations located at Mechanicsville Convenience Center and donation area at Elmont Convenience Center. Hanover Goodwill sites do not accept gas grills, combustible engine equipment (lawn mowers, weed cutters). Here is a complete list of other accepted items per Goodwill.

Propane Tanks

 

County/City Programs

What can I recycle in Hanover County? For more information on these Hanover County programs provided please call the Department of Public Works at 804-365-6181

Batteries

Books and Magazines

Corrugated Cardboard

Habitat for Humanity (aluminum can collection) and donations to ReStore

Tires

Yard Waste (some sites)

Curbside Recycling

Curbside Recycling is offered on a limited basis to county residents through pre-approved subdivisions. There  is a process for residents to follow to be eligible for curbside recycling collection. There is a fee. Click here to see eligiblity criteria set up by the County.

If you are part of a Hanover County pre-approved subdivision and would like to participate in the program, purchase a container, or request stickers for containers of your own, please visit www.cvwma.com or contact the CVWMA at (804)340-0900.

Recycle Right with CVWMA!

ACCEPTED ITEMS: Cardboard, mixed paper, aluminum and steel cans, plastic bottles, tubs and containers (Empty, rinse and replace plastic cap to recycle), food and beverage cartons (empty, rinse, replace plastic cap to recycle) and glass bottles and jars (no metal lids, please).

Avoid the Oops!  NOT ACCEPTED: Leave these out of your recycling container: Plastic bags, plastic bagged recyclables, any Styrofoam (carryout or packing materials), food contaminated such as pizza boxes, no sheets or balls of aluminum foil, no shredded paper, no tanglers, hoses, cords, big items such as wood, plastic, furniture or metal.

Recycle plastic bags at local grocery/retail stores.

Download 2019 CVWMA Recycling Collection Schedule 

Drop Off Recycling Collection Sites

Drop-off Recycling containers are located at all six solid waste service convenience centers and the Transfer Station allow residents to recycle. Instructional decals show what items are accepted and items that cannot be recycled.

Hanover County CoMix FEL Slant Top Recycling Containers

 

ACCEPTED ITEMS: Cardboard, mixed paper, aluminum and steel cans, plastic bottles, tubs and containers (Empty, rinse and replace plastic cap to recycle), food and beverage cartons (empty, rinse, replace plastic cap to recycle) and glass bottles and jars (no metal lids, please).

Avoid the Oops!  NOT ACCEPTED: Leave these out of drop-off  recycling containers: Plastic bags, plastic bagged recyclables, any Styrofoam (carryout or packing materials), food contaminated such as pizza boxes, no sheets or balls of aluminum foil, no shredded paper, no tanglers, hoses, cords, big items such as wood, plastic, furniture or metal.

Recycle plastic bags at local grocery/retail stores.

No fee is charged to Hanover residents for waste disposal or drop-off recycling. To use a center at no charge you have to have a Hanover County, Ashland or Public Works vehicle decal or special permit. Public Works decals are available at any center with proper proof of residency.

What can I recycle in Hanover County?

Beaverdam Solid Waste Convenience Center, 18400 Beaverdam Rd (Rt 715)
Click here for Hours Of Operation of convenience center.

Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.

Doswell Rd. Solid Waste Convenience Center, 11224 Doswell Rd (Rt. 688)
Click here for Hours Of Operation of convenience center.
Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.

Elmont Solid Waste Convenience Center,11045 Lewistonw Rd (Rt.783)
Click here for Hours Of Operation of convenience center.
Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.

Mechanicsville Solid Waste Convenience Center, 7426 Verdi Lane (Rt 710)
Click here for Hours Of Operation of convenience center.
Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.


Montpelier Solid Waste Convenience Center,15188 Clazemont Rd (Rt. 715)
Click here for Hours Of Operation of convenience center.
Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.

U.S. Rt. 301/Courthouse Solid Waste Convenience Center,7301 Courtland Farm Rd (Rt. 820)
Click here for Hours Of Operation of convenience center.
Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.


U.S. Rt. 301 Solid Waste Transfer Station
Electronics
Click here for Hours Of Operation of this Transfer Station.
Contact your locality directly for holiday hours of operation.

Solid Waste Collection Sites

Residential Trash Collection

  • Check with local government staff, neighbors, or online- phone book listings of private trash collection service providers.

Residential Trash Collection Sites