Solid Waste News
The FNSB Landfill is open
        7 days a week.
  The transfer sites are for Borough residents living outside the City of Fairbanks.
  Dispose commercial waste
at the Landfill.
 Prescription medications -
simple steps to safeguard lives & protect the environment:
  • Pour into a sealable plastic bag. If medication is solid, crush it or add water to dissolve.
  • Add kitty litter, sawdust, or coffee grounds to the plastic bag.
  • Seal the plastic bag and dispose in the trash.
  • For more information, consult your pharmacist or visit http://www.smarxtdisposal.net.
  • FY10 Fee Schedules
    July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010
    SOLID WASTE      View Fees 

    Household - Free of Charge
    Commercial - See Fee Schedule

    Residential: Loads from a “residence in a passenger vehicle, pick-up truck, or a trailer with two wheels and a single axle will be considered minor loads if the vehicle is not registered in the name of a company or business or used for commercial purposes.”

    (Ordinance 8.12.055A)

    HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE                View Fees
    Household - Free of Charge
    Commercial - See Fee Schedule

    Household Hazardous Waste News                     View
    Types of waste accepted through the HHW facility.

    Appointments are required prior to materials being dropped off for disposal.

    This Page Last Updated: 11/20/09.
    Website questions can be directed to:  Katrina Sharp, ksharp@fnsb.us


    Automobiles
    Junk automobiles are accepted at
        the Landfill.
    Demolition Projects
    Tearing down a building? Remodeling project? Unusual waste? Read this first to avoid unnecessary delays or added costs.
    How can I help?
    Simple steps to improve our
         community.
    Links to recycling options are listed
         below.
     
    Northern Alaska Environmental
                  Center's brochure: 
    Reusing & Recycling in Fairbanks

    redirect 
    Interior Green Star's brochure:  
    Recycling Options in Fairbanks
    Transfer Sites
    Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
    Cooking Oil & Grease
    Need to dispose of cooking oil & grease? Recycling options available in your community.
    Trivia...Do you know?
    Find interesting information and statistics here.
    Accounts Receivable Questions
    Questions regarding your charge account? Questions on opening an account?
    Call 459-1482 for assistance.
    Hours of Operation

    Monday-FRIDAY 
           8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    SATURDAY
           9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Sunday  
           12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.

    HOLIDAY HOURS

    OPEN:
      Day after Thanksgiving (11/27)
      Christmas Eve Day (12/24)
      New Year's Eve Day (12/31)

    CLOSED:
      Thanksgiving Day (11/26/09)
      Christmas Day (12/25/09)
      New Year's Day (01/01/2010)

    Recycling and Waste-to-Energy opportunities at the Landfill and
    3-year statistics.

    SWPPP

    Review the Solid Waste Landfill’s Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan. (329 pages)

    FY09 Annual Report
    Year-end tonnages & statistics for solid waste, household hazardous waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, gravel, leachate disposal, etc.
    (23 pages)

    HOW TO FIND US: 

    directions to the Landfill facility