In 2018, Frederick County recycled 9,340,538 pounds of material. Your efforts make a difference - 4,670 tons of difference! The region's 2017 recycling rate as reported to the state is 56.6 percent, far exceeding the mandated goal of 25 percent. The figure includes recycling efforts by residents, special programs such as electronics recycling and recycling efforts by local businesses. The state recycling rate is 42.8 percent for 2017.
We look forward to another successful year of protecting our environment in 2019. View our monthly totals below to track along with us!