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Recycling/Landfill

Recycling:

The City offers a free recycling program to its citizens and makes participation extremely easy. Residents are initially furnished two green bags. All acceptable materials can be commingled in the same bag. No sorting is required. Cans, plastic bottles and jugs should be rinsed.

All recycling bags need to be placed out for pickup by 7:30 a.m. on garbage pickup day.

Recyclable Items Accepted:

  • Newspaper
  • Magazines
  • Cardboard
  • Postal Mailings
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steele Cans
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Jugs

Items NOT Accepted:

  • Glass
  • Plastic bags (ex. Walmart, grocery bags)
  • Styrofoam
  • Paper towels
  • Napkins
  • Diapers
  • Needles (syringes)

County residents are invited to participate in this program and can bring recyclable items to the recycling facility which is located off Sutton road in the City's Industrial Park.

Landfill:

The City of Andalusia has a landfill which is also open to the public (city, county, etc.) Its primary use is for the disposal of construction or demolished materials.

Typical landfill wastes accepted:

  • Household furnishings and appliances
  • Construction and demolition debris
  • Trees, limbs and stumps
  • Yard waste
  • Glass, plastic and similar non-putrescible materials and rubbish.

Items NOT accepted:

  • Household garbage
  • Electronics (ex. Televisions, computers)
  • Treated lumber
  • Light bulbs
  • Paint cans
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Vegetables, fruits
  • Pumpkins, watermelons

* The above items that are not accepted should be placed with regular household garbage.

Landfill Fees:

Resident homeowners of Andalusia can dispose of household items such as furniture, appliances, carpet and yard debris with charge providing they present evidence of residency

Other disposal is charged at $1.50 per 100 lbs with a $7.00 minimum fee per load.

Contact Info:

City of Andalusia Landfill
P.O. Box 429
Andalusia, Alabama 36420
phone: (334) 222-0862

Eddie Crittenden
Recycling/Landfill Manager
phone: (334) 222-0862
fax: (334) 222-5114

Location:

301 Progress Drive (Off Sutton Road in the Industrial Park)
Andalusia, Alabama 36420