The mountains and valleys of West Virginia. Photo taken from the observation tower at Pipestem State Park.
Great Seal of West Virginia.   
Ariel view of Meadowfill Landfill located in Harrison County. Earth Day at the WV State Capitol, 2006. Electronics collection/recycling event at Home Depot, Teays Valley, WV. The Raleigh County SWA Recycling Center.
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Solid Waste Associated Legislative Activity

Solid Waste Public Service Commission Activity

What to Do With Special Waste?

West Virginia Recycles Day Activities


Operational Solid Waste Facility Map

Non-Operational Facillity Map
SWMB March, 2015 Agenda

Employment Opportunity


Who We Are, What We Do

2015 West Virginia Solid Waste Management Plan

Click Here for the Complete Plan

Click here for the FY 2016 SWMB Grant Application


Comprehensive Program for the Handling of Covered Electronic Devices

West Virginia Mateials Exchange

Electronics Waste Management

Pending Electronics Recycling Events

SWA Administrative Guide

Who We Are, What We Do

Solid Waste Authority Uniform Chart of Accounts

Open Meetings

Freedom of Information Act

Freedom of Information Act Form

Waste Tonnage and
How It Relates to the Solid Waste Assessment Fee

Solid Waste Authority

Solid Waste Authority By-Laws

Monthly Tonnage Report



Association of West Virginia Solid Waste Authorities

Solid Waste Authority

SWA Administrative Guide

SWA Recycling Equipment Exchange Page

Mandatory Disposal

SWA Board Appointment Form, Interactive

Solid Waste Code/Rules

REAP Tire Collection Events

Legislative Presentation

Waste Projections

SWMB News, Events and Significant Dates

2015 West Virginia Solid Waste Management Plan


Click here for the complete plan


FY 2016 SWMB Grant Application


Click here for more information on the grant application.


Legislative Issues

Click here for weekly updates of current legislative activity regarding solid waste issues and other related topics.

Click here for a powerpoint presentation on monitoring legislative activity.

Click here for an in-depth look at the West Virginia Legislature


Public Service Commission Activities Related to Solid Waste

Public Service Commission: Active Cases


Electronic Waste Management

Click here for information on the proper disposal of electronic waste;

Click here for information on E-Cycling.


Notice of Landfill Ban

As of January 1, 2011, televisions, computers, or video display device a screen that is greater than four inches measured diagonally are banned from being disposed in state landfills.

Click here for information on the landfill ban, electronic waste management and e-cycling.


2014 WV Recycles Refashion Show,

 Saturday, November 22, 2014

 at the Charleston Town Center,

Macy's Court, Registration Starts at 11:00 a.m.,

the Show Starts at 1:00 p.m.


Disposing of Medication

As of October 2014, The US Department of Justice will no longer sponsor Drug Take-Back events.


 Use the following link to review current US Department of Justice policies on collecting and disposing of medication. 


US Department of Justice, Office of Diversion Control


Stop Metal Theft!

The Institute for Scrap Recylcing Industries has created a website to assist law enforcement in controling metal theft. The site contains information on metal theft which includes a summary of legislation in all 50 states and provides a tool for reporting metal theft.


State Websites: WV State Website, WV Legislature, WV Department of Environmental Protection, WV Secretary of State, WV Public Service Commission, WV State Auditor's Office.
West Virginia Solid Waste Management Board
601 57th Street, SE
Charleston, WV  25304
Phone: 304-926-0448
Toll Free: 866-568-6649
Fax: 304-926-0472