Solid Waste Management District

Hancock County Sanitary Landfill
3763 County Road 140, Findlay, OH  45840

*****EFFECTIVE MARCH 14, 2022*****
Landfill Hours will be:
Monday-Friday   7:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. 
Saturday    7:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.

The landfills operating permit was issued in compliance  with  Federal Subtitle “D” regulations. To  satisfy the Ohio EPA requirements, Steven C. Wilson P.E., P.S., has been contracted by the  Hancock  County Board  of Commissioners to act as sanitary engineer for the landfill.

The Hancock County Sanitary Landfill is permitted as a Municipal Solid Waste Landfill facility. This means that the facility can accept municipal and industrial solid waste 
will NOT accept AG Tires of any type, Brush, Yard Waste, Infectious or Hazardous Waste Materials.

*All loads must be covered and secured with a tarp before being brought to the landfill. Uncovered loads are subject to an uncovered load penalty.


EFFECTIVE September 1, 2021
The Penalty Fee for uncovered/unsecured loads will be $25.00.  All loads must be Covered/Secured while enroute to AND returning from the Landfill.  

Let's work together to keep our roads clean! 

*The landfill does accept televisions of all types and sizes. "Old style" projection and tube televisions can be disposed of at our facility.*

*Mattresses and box springs, couches and other household furniture are all accepted items*

*Asphalt shingles, drywall, construction debris are all accepted*

The landfill has a minimum charge of $15.00, which covers the disposal of up to 800 pounds of waste.  After 800 lbs. a charge of $1.50 per 100 lbs. will apply. 

Cost per ton for municipal trash (generated within Hancock County) is $37.75

This facility is CASH OR CHECK ONLY, unless a commercial charge account has been set up for you.

Credit/Debit cards are not accepted.


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 3:00pm   Saturday: 7:00am - 11:30am