Solid Waste Management District

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

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Hancock County Landfill will continue to be open for Commercial and Residential dumping. Hours of operation (effective 3/25/2020): 
Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:00pm
Saturday 7:00am-11:30am
Closed Sunday

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, but   may not accept infectious or hazardous waste materials.


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

*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. Cost per ton for municipal trash is $37.75. This facility is CASH OR CHECK ONLY, unless you're using a commercial charge account. Credit/Debit cards are not accepted.

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 4:30pm   Saturday: 7:00am - 11:30am