Start recycling and composting today with Schenectady County. A yearly permit card is required to use the Compost and Recycling Facility. Permit Cards are available to Schenectady County and Out-of-County residents and businesses.
*Limited to twelve visits or twelve yards per permit card. Additional permit cards may be purchased.
*Commercial yard waste is subject to an additional tipping fee. Schenectady County businesses pay $10.00/cu.yd. Out-of-County businesses pay $14.00/cu.yd.
All Compost & Recycling Permit Cards are valid for one calendar year (January 1 - December 31). Additional permit cards may be purchased to extend yard waste access.
Permit Cards are not replaceable. You may purchase a new Permit Card at the Compost and Recycling Facility.