An official website of the United States government.

This is not the current EPA website. To navigate to the current EPA website, please go to This website is historical material reflecting the EPA website as it existed on January 19, 2021. This website is no longer updated and links to external websites and some internal pages may not work. More information »

Waste Transfer Stations: Involved Citizens Make the Difference

Waste transfer stations make solid waste collection more efficient and reduce overall transportation costs, air emissions,
energy use, truck traffic, and road wear and tear. This saves you and your community money, as well as lowers the cost of your solid waste management services.

You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.