Acceptable Waste

The Coffee County Landfill is permitted to receive and dispose of all non-hazardous, non-infectious, putrescible, and non-putrescible wastes including, but not limited to the following:

  • Appliances
  • Asbestos (double bagged and wet)
  • Commercial solid waste
  • Construction and demolition waste
  • Household waste
  • Industrial solid waste
  • Large dead animals or large quantities of small dead animals
  • Limbs
  • Paper
  • Stumps
  • Trees
  • Similar type materials generated within our service area


Some waste streams require approval from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) prior to acceptance for disposal at the Coffee County Landfill. These items include, but are not limited to: 

  • Baghouse dusts
  • Contaminated C&D material
  • Dry sewage and septage sludges
  • Electric generation transformers or capacitors
  • Foundry sand
  • Incinerator ash
  • Off specification or out of date commercial products
  • Paint filters and overspray
  • Petroleum contaminated soil
  • RCRA cleanup wastes
  • Sandblasting waste
  • Slag
  • Tank residues
  • Treated medical waste
  • Unclassified industrial waste

Customers wishing to dispose of these items must complete and submit the appropriate ADEM Form to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management for approval. An approval letter issued by the ADEM must be received by the landfill before the waste will be accepted for disposal.

Not Accepted

The following items are not accepted by the Coffee County Landfill: 

  • Bio-hazardous or biologically contaminated waste
  • Medical waste
  • Mercury containing fluorescent or HID bulbs
  • PCB containing materials
  • Radioactive waste
  • Tires
  • Used oil and oil filters
  • Vehicles
  • Wet cell or NiCad batteries

Please contact us with any questions regarding your waste disposal needs.

(334) 897-6773

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