Battle Creek Landfill

Free Household Clean Up Day


A free household clean up day has been scheduled for Saturday, June 11, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Battle Creek Landfill.  The limit is 2 pickup loads per household.  A voucher is required to take advantage of the free cleanup.  You must obtain a voucher from the Landfill before June 8, 2016, with proof of residency and photo ID.  Vouchers can be obtained at the Battle Creek Landfill, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Citizens may also call 540-743-3854.  For telephone requested vouchers, a signature, proof of residency and photo ID from voucher holder will be required at the time of disposal.  Loads must be household bulky waste only.  Loads that consist of construction debris or mixed loads are not considered household bulky waste.  No dump trucks.  Hazardous waste and tires are not eligible.
Household/Residential Bagged Waste
Page County residents are allowed to dispose of household/residential bagged waste at Battle Creek Landfill free of charge. Non-residents, commercial customers and items that do not qualify as household/residential bagged waste are assessed a fee for disposal. Household/residential waste is classified as refuse typical from a household and being generated by private citizens from their homes. This waste includes household residential bagged trash, brush and tree limbs. Tires, construction debris and rough materials do not classify as household/residential waste.

Please take items that are in good condition to one of the local Page One facilities located in Luray and Shenandoah.

All loads must be covered when transported on roadways.

Fee Schedule
Item Rate
Commercial bagged waste
$45 per ton
Sludge/Rough material
$60 per ton
Construction/Demolition/Rock and concrete debris
$60 per ton
Bulky/Rough residential waste
$60 per ton
Light material (foam/rubber)
$5 per cubic yard

Disposal Fee for Tires
Item
Rate
Passenger/Light truck tires
$1.50 each
Truck tires
$4.00 each
Tractor/Oversize*
$2.00 per quarter
Tires on rims/wheels additional
$1.00 each
Bulk/Business rate
$155.00 per ton

*Tractor/Oversize tires must be quartered before being brought to the landfill. If the quantity cannot be counted by the Scale Operator upon entry, the bulk rate will apply.

Unacceptable Waste
The Landfill is unable to accept the following types of waste:
  • Radioactive/Volatile wastes
  • Infectious/Biomedical wastes
  • Substances determined to be toxic
  • Hazardous material, including contaminated soil
  • Industrial wastes not meeting criteria
  • Oil and gas wastes
  • Manufacturing or mining wastes or by-products
  • Automobiles
  • Automobile fluff or other fluff materials
  • Commercial chemical products
  • Free liquids including petroleum, solvents, printing inks, dyes, and pesticides
  • Ignitable, flammable or explosive substances
  • Agricultural wastes
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
  • Lead
  • Solid waste, residues or soils containing Dioxins or PCBs
  • Unstabilized sewage sludge or sludges that have not been dewatered
  • Pesticide containers that have not been triple rinsed
  • Drums that are not empty, properly cleaned, opened and crushed
  • Asbestos containing material, or friable asbestos material
Recycling
The following items are accepted at the Landfill for recycling:
  • Plastics #1: soda/water bottles
  • Plastics #2: milk jugs/laundry detergent bottles
  • Electronics
  • Cardboard and mixed paper
  • Scrap metal
  • Appliances
  • Refrigeration units
  • Glass/Ceramics (all colors)
  • Aluminum cans
  • Tires (See fee schedule)
  • Rock/Concrete (see fee schedule)
  • Yard waste/brush