Northwest Solid Waste District

Northwestern Vermont's Solid Waste Resource

Search the A-Z Guide to learn how to dispose of hundreds of items.

Learn what goes in your blue bin and what items need special recycling.

Find out what to do with your food scraps and how to compost.

Discover more about hazardous waste and book a hazardous waste appointment.

Who We Are

Northwest Vermont Solid Waste Management District (NWSWD) is a legislatively chartered Municipal Corporation charged with planning, implementing, and regulating waste management strategies for our 19 member communities: Alburgh, Bakersfield, Berkshire,  Enosburg, Fairfield, Fletcher, Franklin, Georgia, Grand Isle, Highgate, Isle La Motte, Montgomery, North Hero, Richford, Sheldon, South Hero, St. Albans City, St. Albans Town, Swanton

Upcoming Events

Check our calendar for holiday closures, household hazardous waste collections, upcoming board meetings, seminars, and more!

Hours & Locations

Find all NWSWD site locations, hours, and accepted materials here.

Rates & Fees

Check out the 2023 fee schedule to find out the pricing of all materials.


Look out for news updates here!

Stay Connected with NWSWD

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