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Solid Waste Disposal and Recycling

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he Department of Solid Waste oversees the management of solid waste in Deschutes County. For waste disposal, the facility provides five transfer stations. Knott Landfill Recycling & Transfer Facility, the only operating landfill in the County, is currently estimated to remain open until 2029. The Department of Solid Waste provides free disposal for residentially-generated household hazardous waste (HHW). The HHW collection facility, located at the Knott

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Landfill Recycling & Transfer facility, is open on the second and fourth Friday and Saturday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. To dispose of business-generated hazardous waste, contact the Solid Waste office (541-317-3163 or ). Deschutes Recycling, LLC and all five transfer stations provide full recycling services. Other recycling depots in Deschutes County provide basic commingled and glass recycling service.

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