Hours of Operation
|Tuesday - Friday
||7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
||8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(please allow sufficient time to unload before closing time)
From Charlottesville take I-64 West toward Waynesboro. Take the Ivy Exit to Route 637 South. The Material Utilization Center is approximately 3.3 miles down Route 637 (Dick Woods Road) on the right-hand side.
Phone: (434) 295-3306
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Commercial Hazardous Waste
The next special commercial hazardous waste collection day is Friday, September 27, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. This special collection is only open to qualifying businesses and commercial establishments and not households. Qualifications are defined by federal law to include businesses that (1) generate no more than 100 kilograms (220 pounds) hazardous waste in a month, (2) generate no more than 1 kilogram (2.2 pounds) acutely hazardous waste in a month, and (3) store not more than 1,000 kilograms (2,200 pounds) hazardous waste. To participate in this event, businesses must pre-register with CARE Environmental Corp. via email with John Doffinger or Jim McKenna and there is a fee associated with disposal.
Household Hazardous Waste
The next Household Hazardous Waste Special Collection event will be held on Friday, September 27, 2013 from 2pm - 6pm and Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 9am - 2pm. For information on what items are accepted for this event, click here.
Amnesty Days at Ivy Material Utilization Center
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
The next special collection will be held at the Ivy Material Utilization Center on the following dates:
||October 5, 2013
||October 12, 2013
||October 19, 2013
During Amnesty Days, the specific Amnesty Item listed will be accepted from residents of Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville at no charge, as the County and City will finance the disposal fee. This is limited only to household items from the County or City. Contact the Ivy Material Utilization Center at 434-295-3306 with questions.
The Facility is closed on Sundays, Mondays, New Year’s Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
The Material Utilization Center at Ivy, located on State Route 637, serves residents of the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County. The Center includes: transfer station for municipal solid waste and small loads of construction and demolition debris material, vegetative waste mulching operation, household hazardous waste collection, collection centers for white goods, pallets, and tires, and an Encore Shop for collection and sale of reusable items.
Disposal Charge Minimum:
The minimum charge per transaction for all solid waste materials that cross the scales is as follows:
Albemarle County residents and businesses -
$6.00 plus $1.00 service fee
Non-Albemarle County residents and busineses -
$6.00 plus $10.00 service fee
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