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​Construction and Demolition Debris Landfills

Construction and Demolition Debris

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Acceptable Materials
  • C & D materials
  • Untreated and treated wood  (see note below)    
  • Shingles
  • Sheetrock (gypsum/drywall)
  • Plant-mixed asphalt
  • PVC piping
  • Plastic buckets (open)  
  • Brick
  • Concrete  (see note below)

    Note:  Untreated, unpainted and unstained wood is often referred to as "clean wood".  Separated loads of  "clean wood" are accepted at the Foxhole Landfill for recycling.  A lower tip fee is available for these loads.

    Please look for additional recycling information under C&D Recycling Vendors.

Unacceptable Materials
  •  Asbestos products 
  •  Metal
  • Tires 
  •  Liquids 
  •  Cardboard and paper  
  •  Garbage 
  •  Hazardous Waste 
  •  Furniture/appliances 
  •  Household garbage 
  •  Dead animals
Disposal of Acceptable Materials
Foxhole Landfill  
17131 Lancaster Highway - Take 485 East to Johnston Rd. Exit; go south on Johnston Rd. (US 521) almost to the SC border. The landfill is the last left before you get to the border.

Phone: 704-752-5827
Hours: M-F, 7:00 am-4:00 pm
Fees:  C&D $39 per ton (1 ton minimum)
Clean Wood Waste $16.50 per ton
Clean Concrete/Brick/Block:  $5 per ton
Hwy. 49 C&D Landfill & Recycling Center
2105 Speedrail Court
Harrisburg, NC 28025
From Charlotte, North on Hwy. 49, facility is off Hwy. 49 on Speedrail Court just north of Harrisburg.
Phone:  704-455-1561
Hours:  M-F, 7:00 am-5:00 pm / Sat. 7:00am-Noon
Lake Norman C&D Landfill
7099 Quarry Lane
Stanley, NC 28164
From Charlotte, take Hwy 16 West 17.6 miles, left onto Quarry Lane .3 miles.
Phone:  704-822-3033
Hours:  M-F, 7:00 am-5:00 pm / Sat. 7:00am-Noon

North Mecklenburg Landfill, Inc.
15300 Holbrooks Rd.,
Huntersville, NC
Directions: From downtown, take I-77 to exit 18 (Reames Rd.). Go East on Reames Rd.; pass Hwy 21 (Statesville Rd.). Take a left on Hwy 15 (Old Statesville Rd.). Holbrooks Road is on the right after "The Oaks Hospital".

Phone: 704-875-3367
Hours: M-F 7:00am- 5:00pm & Sat. 7:00am-Noon
Residents May Deliver Small Loads of C&D Waste to the sites listed below (Click on the link for details):
North Mecklenburg Recycling Center
12300 N. Statesville Rd.
phone: 704-875-1563
Hickory Grove Recycling Center
8007 Pence Road
phone: 704-535-3781
Compost Central and Recycling Center​
140 Valledale Road
Charlotte, NC 28214
Foxhole Recycling Center
17131 Lancaster Highway
phone: 704-341-4962
Residents of the incorporated municipalities of Mecklenburg County may wish to contact their city/town solid waste officials for information on possible pick up of materials generated by "homeowner repair".
Please send your questions or comments to Michael Talbert.
Why Recycle?

Construction Resource Guide



Where can I take Construction Materials to Recycle?


Questions about the Foxhole Landfill?​



Office Location:

2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208


Hours: Disposal Site Hours Mon-Sat 7 a.m - 4 p.m.


General Inquiries
311 or 980-314-3867