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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Calvert County Solid Waste Division Announces Change to Pressurized Gas Cylinder Recycling Locations

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Effective immediately, the Calvert County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division, will not accept certain cylinders at county convenience centers for safety reasons. 

Propane cylinders and non-flammable small cylinders up to 20 pounds are accepted at all convenience centers and the Appeal landfill. All other flammable and oxygen gas cylinders and those larger than 24 inches must be brought to Appeal Landfill for proper and safe disposal.

When recycling pressurized gas cylinders at convenience centers or the landfill, please set the cylinders in the designated gas cylinder area and do not place items in roll-off containers. For a full list of accepted recycling materials, visit online at the link provided below. 

For more information call the Calvert County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division, at 410-326-0210 or visit www.calvertcountymd.gov/recycle.

Click here for a full list of accepted materials.

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