Ashe County – Department of Environmental Services
Scott Hurley, Director
Ashe County Landfill Disposition of Materials
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Saturday
Closed Sunday and Holidays
7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday
Ashe County landfill accepts all types of materials except the following:
- Liquid waste, including paint and insecticides
- Hazardous Waste
- Toxic Waste
Disposal Tax – $150.00 per household per year, $62.00 per ton commercial, $52.00 per ton industrial
LCID $42.00 per ton commercial/industrial
Materials brought to the landfill must be sorted according to where they are to be placed. The categories and what can go in each are:
Solid Waste – All household, commercial, and industrial waste must be placed in subtitle D landfill.
LCID (Clean wood, dirt, brick, concrete, brush limbs, etc.)
White Goods/Metal no charge (Scrap metal, sheet metal, lawn mowers (must be free of gas and oil)
Major appliances – washers, dryers, refrigerators, water heaters, dish washers, freezers, bicycles)
- Dead Stock/carcasses $15.00 per stock (Accepts all animals, including cows, goats, horses, etc.)
- Tires – no charge
Tires can be accepted with the rims in them; they must be neatly stacked in the trailer provided for their disposal.
North Carolina State law requires that you tarp your load while in transport to Disposal Facility.
Disposing of recyclable materials co-mingled with contents that amount to 25% or more by weight or volume will be charged according to the following schedule.
- First offence: written warning
- Second offence: Tipping fee of twice the current rate
- Subsequent offenses: Three times the current tipping fee.