Solid Waste & Recycling

Waste & Removal

White County Community and Economic Planning is proud to feature two convenient methods for citizens to dispose of their waste. The White County Transfer Station is currently operated by Advanced Disposal and accepts household garbage along with small construction debris. The second facility is the White County Convenience and Recycling Center which accepts most recyclables household bagged garbage.

Transfer Station

The White County Transfer Station accepts bagged and loose household garbage along with minor construction debris. The following waste types are not accepted here:

  • Tree Limbs
  • Boats
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Oils
  • Other Hazardous Materials

Fee Schedule

  • Up to 6 bags - $3.00
  • Per ton rate - $47.75
  • Less than a ton will be prorated starting at $47.75 per ton with a $3.00 minimum.

Convenience and Recycling Center

The White County Convenience and Recycling Center accepts bagged household garbage (33 gallon bag max). The center also accepts common recyclables such as:

  • Newspaper
  • Magazines
  • Flattened Corrugated Paper
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Metal Cans
  • HDPE & PETE Plastics

Fee Schedule

  • One through six bags - $3.00
  • For each bag over 6, add $0.50

Determining Recyclable Plastics

The White County Convenience and Recycling Center accepts PETE (polyethylene terephthalate) and HDPE (high density polyethylene) plastics. To determine if a plastic container is recyclable follow this simple guide.

PETE Plastics

PETE plastics are see through but not always clear in color. Common examples include soda bottles, peanut butter jars, and hand soap containers. PETE plastics also contain a 1 on the bottom of the container.

HDPE Plastics
HDPE plastics are usually dyed a different color and are opaque. Common examples include milk jugs and laundry detergent containers. HDPE plastics also contain a 2 on the bottom of the container.

Contact Us

Harry Barton
Solid Waste Director

Physical Address:

1241 Helen Hwy
Suite 220
Cleveland, GA 30528

Phone:
706-865-6496

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Locations:

Transfer Station

Physical Address:

670 Industrial Blvd
Cleveland, GA 30528

Phone:
706-865-3716

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Convenience Center

Physical Address

519 Hulsey Rd
Cleveland, GA 30528

Phone:
706-865-7655

Hours of Operation
Monday & Wednesday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.