January 6, 2021: Remote Recycling Centers Temporarily Closed Due to COVID-19

Effective February 14, 2020, scheduled witness shredding of documents will no longer be available to residents and businesses.  Drop-off of up to 4 “banker boxes” per customer per day at the Convenience Center will continue at no charge.

Alamance County Landfill

2701 Austin Quarter Road, Graham, NC  27253
Phone:  (336) 376-8902
Fax:       (336) 376-1302
Solid Waste Director:  Richard Hill


Landfill / Scales

Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 4:30 pm; Saturday, 7:00 am – 12:00 pm; Sunday-Closed

Recycling / Convenience Center

Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 6:00 pm; Saturday, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm; Sunday, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

(Except Holidays – refer to Holiday Operation Schedule)

The Landfill / Scales is for commercial/industrial garbage, large loads of residential trash, construction and demolition debris, brush/yard waste, metal, tires, so material can be weighed to determine charge.  These type of materials are only accepted during scale operational hours.

The Recycling / Convenience Center is for residents to dispose of their bagged household garbage and recyclables.


From Interstate 40, take exit 148 (Hwy 54), head east on Hwy 54 approximately 8 miles, turn right onto Mineral Springs Road and follow to the end approximately 2.5 miles, turn right at stop sign onto Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Road, take immediate left onto Austin Quarter Road.  The Landfill gate is approximately 1 mile on the right.

The MSW landfill, C&D landfill, Convenience Center and Recycling Centers of Alamance County may be used only for the disposal of solid waste generated in Alamance County.