Prince George Clean Community Day
Saturday, April 15, 2017
8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Sponsored by Prince George County
and Prince George Extension Office

Locations: Police Department Parking Lot
6600 Courthouse Road
Prince George, VA  23875

  Prince George Convenience Center
3100 Union Branch Road
South Prince George, VA  23805

The Prince George Clean Community Day is held for Prince George County residents to dispose of hazardous waste, tires, and certain unwanted items without charge. Adopt-A-Highway volunteers will be out on many local roads picking up litter. Keep in mind: improper disposal of hazardous materials and trash is harmful to our environment.

For more information:
Call the Department of General Services at 722-0775
or the Extension Office at 733-2686

The following items can be disposed of at the Police Department Parking Lot Location ONLY.

Tires Accepted

  • Car and light truck tires
  • Truck tires (20 inch rim or larger)
  • Farm tractor and Implement tires

Industrial tires used on logging and construction equipment will NOT be accepted.

Hazardous Materials

  • Oil-based paints
  • All Pesticides (insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, rodent baits, including weed & feed fertilizers)
  • Paint thinners and solvents
  • Unwanted fuels (gasoline, kerosene)
  • Unwanted household cleaners (oven, drain, floor)
  • Chemistry sets
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Brake fluid

Please bring materials in their original containers.

Certain materials WILL NOT be accepted such as dioxins, kepone, radioactive material, explosives, or shock sensitive materials.  NOTE:  Latex paints can be allowed to dry/harden and then be placed in household trash.

Paper Shredding

|Bring your old personal documents and papers to shred!

Shredding will be on-site to assist you with a secure way to destroy those old personal files and documents.  Paper clips and staples may be left in the papers.  NO cardboard, binders, or computer-related materials.

Thank you to our local sponsors.

 Container First Services Logo  Heatons Lawn Maintenance logo adopt a highway logo 

The program will be conducted RAIN or SHINE.  No waste will be accepted before 8:30 AM or after 1:00 PM.

The following items may be taken to the CFS/Prince George Convenience Center at NO CHARGE ONLY on April 15, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM:

  • White Goods:  appliances, air conditioners, freezers
  • Yard Debris:  limbs and branches less than 3 inches in diameter
  • Household Goods:  mattresses, bed springs, etc.

Prince George Convenience Center logo
The following materials are accepted at the Union Branch Convenience Center ANY time of the year:

  • Electronics ($ Fee for larger units)
  • Freon containing items ($15 each)
  • Fluorescent bulbs
  • NiCad batteries
  • Automotive batteries
  • Used oil
  • Used antifreeze
  • Propane tanks ($3 fee)
  • Textiles (clothes/shoes)
  • Glass
  • Newspaper
  • Mixed paper
  • Metal cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Plastic bottles (with a 1 or 2 on the bottom)
Materials may be dropped off at any time during normal operating hours at the Convenience Center.

Recyclable materials are accepted at the Courthouse Complex Containers any time of the year:

  • Glass
  • Newspaper
  • Mixed paper
  • Metal cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Textiles
  • Plastic bottles (with a 1 or 2 on the bottom)

For more information about the Convenience Center, click here.

For a copy of the flyer for this event, please click here.