- Public Works
- Solid Waste Department
Solid Waste Department
According to the NC Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ), businesses and industries create almost half of the waste disposed of in North Carolina.
Learn more about recycling in Gaston County.
Drug Disposal - Operation Medicine Cabinet
In partnership with the Police Department, we are providing year-round drug disposal.
Electronics & Recycling
Electronics recycling can reduce costs and save resources, increasing your bottom line while protecting the environment, natural resources and preserving landfill space.
Garbage disposal in Gaston County is financed through a Pay as You Throw program.
List of Garbcard vendors in Gaston County.
Household Hazardous Waste
If these items are not disposed of properly, they may end up contaminating lakes, streams, or soil, which in turn may pose a threat to the environment or public health.
By recycling you can avoid paying for garbage disposal!
Locate recycling centers in Gaston County.
Residential yard waste is accepted at all Gaston County Recycling Centers except for Farmers Market