Residential yard waste is accepted at all Gaston County Recycling Centers except for Farmers Market and Duke Street. The charge for yard waste disposal is $4 for a small pick-up truckload and $8 for a large truck. A Garbcard is required for the disposal of yard waste.
Yard waste is also accepted at the Gaston County Yard Waste Facility.
Commercial loads of yard waste must be brought to the Gaston County Landfill. The charge for commercial yard waste disposal is $20 per ton.
Periodically yard waste is ground into mulch and sold to Gaston County Residents for $2 per scoop. Sale days are Saturdays. For more information about mulch availability contact the Gaston County Landfill at 704-922-0267.