While Northern Virginia's jurisdictions manage solid waste and recycling programs independently, they also collaborate on common regional concerns through the Northern Virginia Waste Management Board. The Waste Board focuses its efforts on initiatives such as:
Know Toxics education and outreach campaign to divert compact fluorescents, electronics, and other commonly used toxic materials.
Waste Board Staff Page provides a location to share resources, archives, and working drafts.
Local governments in Northern Virginia make recycling of Christmas Trees available either through curb side pickup or with public/private sector partners at drop-off locations. Below is a list of on-line resources for local residents: