County Environmental Charge

The Washington County Environmental Charge (CEC) is a 35 percent charge on garbage service. This type of fee has been collected since the mid-1980s. Revenue from the CEC is used for solid and hazardous waste services such as Environmental Center household hazardous waste collections, recycling grants to cities and townships, and environmental education programs. 

Helpful Resources

CEC Reports for Haulers

All CEC reports for the coming year are sent out in January. If you need a new copy of your CEC report, please download and fill out the report below that pertains to your hauling. 

 CEC reports must be hand-delivered or postmarked by 4:30 pm on the due date. Do not submit the CEC report electronically.