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Construction Debris Reclamation Facility License


a) Construction debris must be transported to the construction recycling facility in covered "roll off" containers or covered trucks.

b) All sorting and processing must be done in enclosed structure.

c) When construction debris is separated, collected and processed an average of 50% of the processed materials by weight have a marketable value.

d) Permanent storage is not permitted and inventory by volume must turn over at least once every three months.

e) Fifty-one percent (51%) of the materials processed must be collected by the facility operator.

f) The total volume of construction and demolition debris collected and recycled must be reported to the Division of Solid Waste Services on an annual basis.


Applicant must complete the Construction Debris Reclamation Facility application. The application along with the appropriate license fee must be smutted to the Department of Permitting Services.

The building housing the facility must also have a valid Use and Occupancy certificate.


Application Package
License Application Construction Debris Reclamation Application
Use & Occupancy Certificate U&O Application
Fees and Taxes
Fee Schedule Executive Regulation for Fees
Automation Fee Automation Enhancement Fee
Credit Card Authorization Credit Card Authorization Form
No Bonds at this time General Bond Information
Codes, Standards, Executive Regulations
None at this Time  
Guidelines, Memorandum of Understandings, Interpretations
None at this Time  
Inspection Requirements
None at this Time  
Frequently Asked Questions
311 Web Portal: Enter key word "Debris Reclamation Facility"
Online Permitting Status Information and Inspections
Online Data Search Search DPS
Call for More Information
In Montgomery County 311
Outside of Montgomery County 240-777-0311
Other Agencies to Contact
Other Agencies and Utilities to Contact Allegheny Power
  American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
  American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. (BG&E)
  Board of Appeals
  Historical Society
  International Code Council (ICC)
  Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation
  Maryland Department of the Environment
  Maryland Division of State Documents
  Masonry Institute of America (MIA)
  Miss Utility
  National Glass Association (NGA)
  MNCPPC: Historic Area Work Permits
  MNCPPC: MC Atlas
  MNCPPC: Zoning
  National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA)
  Potomac Electric Power Company (PEPCO)
  U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
  Washington Gas Light Co.