Yard Waste Recycling with American Disposal Systems in Maryland

*Yard Waste currently not available in Carroll County.

Recycling Pickup for your Yard Waste in Frederick County, Maryland

Call for Yard Waste Recycling and Pickup in MD

We here at American Disposal Systems are proud to offer yard waste recycling pickup two times per month in most of our service areas in Maryland during the warm seasons.  For schedules, service area and pricing, please call us at 301-695-0080.

Yard Waste Recycling Pickup from ADS Trash:

Grass clippings, leaves and loose yard debris must be placed in paper bags for yard waste recycling pickup. Please do not close bags with duct tape or plastic tape or staples as the whole bag is placed into the compost pile.

Branches must be bundled in manageable bunches. Bundles should not exceed 18 inches in diameter and 4 feet in length. Please use binder twine or cotton string since the whole bundle is placed into the compost pile. Nylon rope or string will not decompose.

For a detailed list of what is acceptable yard waste material for the county’s compost site, please click on the following link to Frederick County, Maryland.

Thank you for considering American Disposal Systems for your yard waste pickup needs!

Yard Waste Pickup Fees & 2022 Dates:

$20.00 Per Month (One-time charge of $160.00)
2 Pick-ups per month

Up to 10 bags per pick up (Additional bags $2.00 each)

Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of Month:
April 13th & 27th
May 11th & 25th
June 8th & 22nd
July 13th & 27th
August 10th & 24th
September 14th & 28th
October 12th & 26th
November 9th & 23rd


Please use this form to sign up:

Yard Waste/Christmas Tree Recycling
Address *
Christmas Tree Pick-up
By checking the box, you acknowledge the tree is free of debris and accept the $15 charge (per tree). *We currently do not offer Christmas Tree pick-ups for Caroll County.

Christmas Tree pickup dates: TBD

Christmas Tree pickup dates have not been decided yet. Please check the website in late December for the dates selected.
Reminder: Trees are shredded and composted, all decorations need to be removed from tree in order for us to pick up. Please remove any ornaments, tinsel or plastic bags before scheduled pick up date. If there is any debris left on the tree, we will leave it and you will still be charged.