This department's operations during the COVID-19 State of Emergency:
The Bath Landfill reopened to the general public on Monday, May 18, 2020, with certain changes in procedures to help protect the health of our staff and customers alike. Learn More
The City’s curbside collection of trash and recycling will continue as normal.
For more information, please call 207-443-8356.
The Bath Landfill provides a safe, environmentally sound, affordable, and convenient place for disposal of solid waste to the residents and businesses of Bath and several nearby communities.
Landfill Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday; 7:30 AM - 4 PM
Last commercial load in by 3:30 PM
11 Detritus Drive at the north end of High St.
The following items are accepted for burial in the landfill:
Please be aware that Bath City Ordinance prohibits the drop-off of household refuse by residential customers at the landfill. The curbside collection service should be utilized.
These items are not accepted for disposal:
Any other wastes not specifically mentioned in the Operations & Maintenance manual or otherwise deemed unacceptable by the City or MDEP
*The Environmental Depot in Lewiston and the Riverside Recycling Facility in Portland serve as collection sites for household hazardous waste from all Maine residents. Check their web sites for hours and charges. The City of Bath also occasionally holds a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day for local communities - please call the Landfill at (207) 443-8356 for more information.
These Special Wastes are accepted with conditions. Please call ahead: