Available to everyone! Residents, service groups, churches, offices…
Why proper medication disposal?
Prevent accidental poisonings, especially of children, the elderly, and pets.
Keeps our ground water clean by diverting medication out of the water supply, sewer, and septic.
Discourages teenagers from experimenting with pills.
WV Poison Prevent Month Activities in Marion and Taylor Counties
Check out the “The Poisoner’s Handbook” book and DVD at the Marion County Library and Taylor County Library.
If you are interested in a proper medication disposal display, or demonstration contact the Marion Co SWA.
A network for the proper storage, handling, and disposal of waste in Marion County and Taylor County: Marion County Solid Waste Authority, Taylor County Solid Waste Authority, Marion County Litter Control, Marion County Health Department, Marion County Public Library System, Taylor County Library, City of Fairmont Water Treatment Plant, Marion County Farm Bureau, And more… To be a part of Project A.L.E.R.T call us at (304) 825-1976.
We are updating our new recycling site map. These are our current drop off locations.
FREE 24/7 Recycling Drop-off at these locations:
Barrackville Post Office
MarCoSWA Office at Idamay
Mid City Parking Lot
North Marion High School
Kingmont behind the Pleasant Valley Municipal Building
#1 & #2 plastic bottles
Newspaper & Magazines
****We CANNOT accept glass at this time. Glass is inert and one of the safest items to put in the landfill. Please make sure to put it in a clearly labeled hard-sided container before placing it on top of your trash. Thank you. *******