Gastonia provides collection for appliances on a call-in basis for a fee of $25.00 per appliance. Please place the appliance at the curb prior to contacting the customer service center.
If you would like to recycle the appliance you may search the internet or yellow pages for local recycling centers and service companies to dispose of the appliance for free. Some companies will come to your residence to collect the appliance, if you choose this option please do not place the appliance at the curb. Please pull the appliance back into your yard or driveway until the company can collect the appliance.
Appliance includes the following: washer, dryer, refrigerator, water heater, heating/air conditioning units (not duct work), dishwasher, trash compactor, stove and microwave.
Solid Waste Division