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What makes this Special Materials?

American Flags that have reached the end of their life may be retired during ceremonies conducted by one of the organizations listed below.

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How Can I get Rid of It?

What you need to know:

  • Some United States government organizations offer services to conduct the ceremony to properly dispose of flags for no charge, upon request. The American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Boy and Girl Scouts of America and the US Military may provide this service.

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Special Materials Education

  • All of these items are banned from the landfill and must not be placed in the trash.

    Items Banned From Landfills

    Information about how the Banned Materials Fee is assessed, and more on the proper disposal or recycling for each banned...

Did You Know?

We grind clean wood for composting.

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Good for all creatures big and small.

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Proper waste disposal helps our environment.

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Learn more about how you can work with CSWD to properly dispose of waste in your home, office, or community.