8:00 am-4:30 pm
Earth Products Yard
Give your Jack-o’-lantern new life after Halloween by dropping it off for composting. The Arlington County Solid Waste Bureau will use the organic results in parks and other landscaping endeavors. The drop-off is part of the free monthly services – including free paper shredding – at the Earth Products Recycling Yard in Shirlington.
- Remove decorations, candles, paint and other inorganic materials prior to drop-off.
- Pumpkin composting drop-off is for Arlington residents only.
- No commercial establishments.
*The Solid Waste Bureau will also accept pumpkins through food scraps drop-off during normal business hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.