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Free Tree Recycling in Sterling Dec. 26 to Jan 20 (and Loudoun)

December 26, 2014
Christmas Tree Recycling

Christmas Tree Collection
Residents who receive curbside recycling services should contact their homeowners association, town office, or private waste collector for Christmas tree curbside recycling information. See Curbside Refuse and Recycling Collection for more information.

From December 26, 2014, through January 20, 2015, Loudoun County collects Christmas trees at several locations which are listed below.

Each year, the county processes thousands Christmas trees into mulch available for free to Loudoun residents.

Christmas Tree Recycling Locations

Leesburg
Loudoun County Landfill Recycling Dropoff Center
21101 Evergreen Mills Rd.
Leesburg, VA 20175
Open Monday through Saturday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sterling


Claude Moore Park (use Loudoun Park Lane entrance, go to ball fields)
21544 Old Vestal's Gap Rd.
Sterling, VA 20164
Open daily, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Lovettsville
Game Protective Association
16 South Berlin Pike
Lovettsville, VA 20180
Open daily
South Riding
Town Hall (rear parking lot next to tennis court)
43055 Center St.
South Riding, VA 20152
Open daily

Purcellville
Franklin Park
17501 Franklin Park Dr.
Purcellville, VA 20132
Open daily, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm


Christmas Tree Recycling Do's & Don'ts
Christmas trees should not be placed in bags. All decorations, light strands, tree stand, and bag should be removed before setting the trees out for recycling or taking them to any of the county's collection locations.

The Christmas tree drop-off program is for residential use only. Tree vendors are welcome to use the Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility at 21101 Evergreen Mills Road, Leesburg, VA 20175 to recycle left over Christmas trees for $62/ton.

For more information please call 703-771-5514.

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Photo Credit Mario Tama/Getty Images

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