Recycling and Solid Waste

Recycling and Solid Waste Collections

The Woodlands Township contracts with Waste Management to provide efficient, cost effective solid waste service. Targeting waste reduction, the plan includes:

Recycling and Waste Collection
Simple Recycling Service Cancelled -web

Residents of Montgomery County - Precinct 3 Recycling Facility is now open to collect household hazardous waste. Call 281-367-7283 for more information.

Residents of Harris County - 

Harris County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal is closed temporarily. Please hold onto these items until the facility reopens.

Curbside Guidelines

  • Items must be placed at the curb no later than 7 a.m. on your service day. 
  • Trucks must have clear access to your street and carts to provide service.
  • NO household hazardous waste or construction debris. 
Trash and Recycle Carts
  • Must use wheeled carts provided by Waste Management. 
  • Place carts at curb with handles facing the house. 
  • 4 feet between the cart and other items is needed for the automated arm to operate. 
  • Container lid must close completely. 
  • The weight limit for each cart is 200 pounds. 
Extra Trash
  • Excess trash must be bagged and tagged with pink tags available at The Woodlands Township offices, The Woodlands Township Town Hall 
    and at Kroger Customer Service counters in The Woodlands for $1.75 each. 
  • Each bag of excess trash may not exceed 40 pounds. 

Collection Schedule, Missed Pickup or Unresolved Service Issue