Free Christmas tree recycling will begin December 26 and run through January 15 for New Hanover County residents. Trees can be dropped off at one of four locations in New Hanover County during daylight hours: Home Depot in Monkey Junction, Home Depot on Eastwood Road, or the NHC Landfill.
Lights and decorations must be removed and artificial trees cannot be accepted. Holiday lights can also be recycled until January 4 at several locations throughout the county, including all public library branches. Learn more and find a holiday lights recycling location here.
This service is a partnership of New Hanover County Environmental Management, the City of Wilmington Solid Waste Division, and Home Depot. Call 910-798-4400 for more information.