Solid Waste Management

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Dispose Household Hazardous Waste
Learn how to dispose of household hazardous waste
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Dispose Residential Waste
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Recycling Services
Learn about recycling initiatives in Cabarrus County

Cabarrus County Solid Waste Management operates the landfill, recycling programs and the household hazardous waste facility.

We offer solid waste disposal systems for construction and demolition debris, yard waste, and other materials.

We remain focused on the future through our sustainability programs, which includes recycling.

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Dispose Construction/Demolition Debris and Yard Waste
Learn about the County Landfill
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Explore Cabarrus County's sustainability initiatives

Public drop boxes are available to securely and anonymously dispose of unused medications 24/7. DO NOT drop syringes.

Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office, 30 Corban Avenue SE

Concord Police Department, 41 Cabarrus Avenue W

Harrisburg Hometown Pharmacy, 5006 NC-49

Kannapolis Police Department, 401 Laureate Way

Mt. Pleasant:
Moose Pharmacy, 8374 W. Franklin Street

CVS and Walgreens pharmacies offer public drop boxes at select locations. Contact local stores directly to inquire.

For confidential disposal at home using the Deterra Drug Deactivation System, call Cabarrus County EMS Community Paramedics at 704-920-2600 (option 6), seven days a week between 7 am and 7 pm.