Solid Waste Management
To provide our constituency (residents and businesses) with a comprehensive program for managing solid waste, which is consistent with New York State's Hierarchy for solid waste management, in an economically sound and environmentally safe manner.
Partial funding for recycling, waste reduction, household hazardous waste, and some landfill projects is provided by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
Broome County accepts a variety of of materials as part of its recycling program.
The Broome County Landfill is a state-of-the-art facility that meets the solid waste needs of County residents.
Broome County residents can utilze the hazadous waste facility year round for free. It is also open to businesses for a small fee. Visit the Hazardous Waste page for information.