Please recycle the following items:

  • Newspaper and all inserts
  • White paper and office paper
  • Steel/Tin food cans
  • All Glass food and beverage containers
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Paperboar
  • Cereal boxes, shoeboxes, pizza boxes
  • All plastics
  • Aseptic juice cartons
  • Gable-top paper cartons. Example milk cartons
  • Aluminum food and beverage containers
  • Telephone books
  • Mail
  • Magazines, catalogs and junk mail
  • Paperback and hardbound books
  • All other mixed paper including this sheet.

The landfill will accept:

Household garbage, demolition materials, brush and tree limbs, pallets, metal, white goods (which consists of refrigerators, stoves, washers, and dryers, hot water heaters, dishwashers, etc.), tires, cooking oil, motor oil, oil filters, batteries and dead animals. They will not accept other liquids, hazardous waste, insecticides, chemicals, stumps, sludges etc. The landfill also accepts used computers, TVs and asbestos.

Rutherford County Convenience Center Locations:

Rutherford County Landfill

656 Laurel Hill Dr Rutherfordton, NC 28139
MON – FRI 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
SAT 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM
CLOSED ON SUNDAY

Avondale Center

2810 Ellenboro Henrietta Rd Mooresboro, NC 28114
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Bills Creek Center

2130 Bills Creek Rd, Lake Lure, NC 28746
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Colfax Center

1676 US-74 BUS Ellenboro, NC 28040
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Danieltown Center

1381 Bethany Church Rd, Forest City, NC 28043
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Gilkey Center

2489 HWY 221 N, Gilkey, NC
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Golden Valley Center

6075 Bostic Sunshine Hwy, Bostic, NC 28018
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Green Hill Center

204 Rainbow Rapids Rd, Rutherfordton, NC 28139
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Hollis Center

448 Hollis Rd, Ellenboro, NC 28040
MON, WED & FRI – 7AM – 6PM
SAT – 8AM – 6PM

Pea Ridge Center

3892 Pea Ridge Rd Bostic, NC 28018
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED

Shiloh Center

152 Ridgeland Dr Rutherfordton, NC 28139
MON – FRI 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SAT 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SUN CLOSED