Where to Recycle
Botetourt County partners with Recycling & Disposal Solutions to provide recycling for our community.
Some Botetourt County Public School locations serve as Recycling Centers for the community (to recycle paper, plastic, aluminum, and tin cans).
- Eagle Rock
- Lord Botetourt
Curbside Recycling Collection
Curbside recycling is available to residents who are customers of Kelley's Garbage Collection Service, Kessler Garbage Service, and County Waste. Residents who live in these two service areas who would like to use the curbside recycling service can do so by calling the hauler for their area to be added to the recycling route.
Botetourt County thanks Kelley's Garbage Collection Service, Kessler Garbage Service, and County Waste for their commitment to our community by providing curbside recycling collection.
Note that companies have different collection schedules:
- County Waste
- Kelley *Recycling is collected on the day of your trash collection by a separate truck*
- County Waste Phone: 540-992-6000
- Kelley's Garbage Collection Service Phone: 540-992-1374
- Kessler Phone: 540-992-3035
Clear Plastic Bags
The following stores carry the clear plastic bags (garbage or leaf) required to participate in the recycling program:
- Food Lion
- Northwest Hardware
The County thanks local merchants for carrying clear plastic bags.
The following items are accepted at the Convenience Center during regular business hours:
- Computers (remove all personal information)
- Fax Machines
- Hard drives
- Power Backups
- Circuit Boards
- Telephone Equipment
- Sealed Batteries(Dry cell only)
- Transformers(Without oil or liquids)
- Table Top Copiers
- Cell Phones
- Stereo Equipment
- All associated peripherals
- DVD players and VCRs
- MP3s and DVRs
- Fluorescent Bulbs and compact bulbs
In addition, computers (in any condition), hardware, and related equipment that are gently used in good working condition can be dropped off at the Goodwill donation site in the Botetourt Commons Plaza (Kroger Plaza), Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 9 pm and Sunday 12 to 6 pm.
Household Hazardous Materials
View information regarding disposal of Household Hazardous Waste
Items accepted from Botetourt County residents at the Convenience Center during regular hours::
- Used motor oil
- Fluorescent tubes/bulbs
- Propane barbecue tanks
- Car batteries
- Household batteries
- No containers larger than five gallons
Botetourt Goes Green
Botetourt County local government offices are working to conserve our environment with Go-Green actions.
It starts with Botetourt County's Comprehensive Plan, which promotes and encourages a high standard of environmental protection and maintenance. Our policies encourage conservation easements and development that minimizes negative environmental impacts.
Commercial Recycling Data Reporting: please use this form to report either monthly or annual data for your company.