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Unaccepted Waste

These types of solid waste are not accepted at the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill:
  • Appliances with Freon
  • Asbestos
  • Chemotherapeutic waste
  • Drums, barrels, buckets and other containers unless lids have been removed and interiors are cleaned and free of residue in accordance with The Authority's "Empty Container Policy"
  • Explosive and ordnance materials
  • Gas cylinders, unless empty and delivered separate from other solid waste
  • Hazardous waste
  • Infectious/pathological or biological waste. For more information regarding the Authority's "Medical Waste Disposal Policy" call 614-871-5100.
  • Liquid waste, including motor oil and water-based paint*
  • Lead acid batteries
  • Motor vehicles and major motor vehicle parts such as:
    • Agricultural and farm machinery and equipment
    • Frames
    • Large equipment or machinery
    • Marine vessels and major parts thereof
    • Rear ends
    • Springs and fenders
    • Transmissions
  • Petroleum contaminated soils, (May be accepted with approval of Executive Director)
  • Radioactive materials
  • TVs, Computers and other Electronic Waste
  • Whole or shredded tires
  • Yard waste (leaves, grass, shrubs, trees)
* Water-based paints must be dried out before being disposed of in the landfill.
  1. Solid Waste Authority of Central OH Homepage

Contact Us

  1. Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio

    4239 London Groveport Road
    Grove City, OH 43123
    Phone: 614-871-5100
    Email: [email protected]


  1. Landfill Hours: 

    Monday - Friday - 5 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Saturday - 6 a.m. - Noon

    Administrative Hours:

    Monday - Friday - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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