Cobb County Government

Advanced Disposal Services (ADS)
1897 County Services Parkway
Marietta, Georgia 30008

(770) 485-8940
Operating Hours:
Mon - Fri: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED
County Holidays CLOSED


The Solid Waste Transfer Station is operated by Advanced Disposal Services (ADS). The ADS Transfer Station is well-designed to handle waste, traffic, and effectively manages over 150,000 transactions annually involving private and municipal haulers and the general public. The facility processes annually over 90,000 tons of solid waste in an environmentally friendly manner.

Located at 1897 County Services Parkway, Marietta, GA 30008, the ADS Transfer Station is open Monday – Friday from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm; and Saturday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Disposal Charges:
There is a minimum charge of $7.00 for the first 400 pounds of waste materials disposed of at the Transfer Station. Weight in excess of 400 pounds is currently charged at an additional rate of $0.03 per lb.

Certain recyclable materials (tires, used motor oil, used antifreeze, car & truck batteries, and electronic devices) must also cross the scales and do incur the $7.00 minimum charge. Additional charges will be applied for disposal of select items such as tires, propane tanks and other items designated by ADS due to security requirements and extensive handling and expenses required to process and ship these items. For information concerning ADS disposal rates please contact them at (770) 485-8940.

arrowRecycled Products
The RockTenn Company Recycling Center, located at 1775 County Services Parkway, Marietta, GA 30008, accepts customer drop-off of office paper, plastics 1-7, junk mail, newspapers, magazines, phone books, green glass, brown glass, clear glass, aluminum cans, and tin cans. Paper types do not have to be separated. This no-charge customer drop-off service is offered Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For information concerning customer drop-off or other recycling services offered by RockTenn Company Recycling please contact them at (678) 403-3900.

arrowVegetative Waste Recovery Center
Yard debris such as grass clippings, limbs, bushes, or leaves should be taken to the TAG Grinding Services, Inc. vegetative waste recovery center located at 2150 County Services Pkwy. TAG Grinding does charge for this service. For specific information concerning TAG’s disposal rates or other information, please contact their office at (770) 896-3995. TAG’s hours of operation are Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.