June 13, 2024

Free Disposal of Pesticide Containers Offered

Pesticide Container Recycling

The Maryland Department of Agriculture will sponsor a summer collection program for empty plastic pesticide containers according to specific guidelines. The nearest location to St. Mary’s County which accepts out-of-county pesticide containers will be the Frederick County Landfill at 9031 Reich’s Ford Road in Frederick. Collection dates will be June 19, July 24, Aug. 21 and Sept. 18, 2018.

County No Longer Recycling Plastic Bags

recycling plastic bags

St. Mary’s County will no longer accept plastic bags or plastic film with the other single-stream recyclables currently collected at its six convenience centers.