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Where can you find the locations of public dumps in your area?

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The location of public landfills can be searched online by specific ZIP codes through DumpFinder.com and YellowPages.com. Other options include visiting a specific disposal service's Web page, such as Republic Services or Waste Management.

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Public landfills follow traditional business hours and are closed on most national holidays. It is important to check the company's website or contact them by phone before arriving with items to discard. Most landfills are private businesses that follow strict guidelines for items accepted and charge a service fee per volume of refuse. Volume of refuse is typically measured by cubic yards or by weight if the amount is larger than 5 cubic yards.

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