The Solid Waste Management Department serves the residents of the city of Durham, N.C. The department offers municipal and household hazardous waste collection and disposal services. It coordinates various administration, operations and educational processes. The Solid Waste Management Department has received an ISO 14001 certification from the International Organization for Standardization. The department owns and operates a full-service landfill and yard waste facility. In addition, it offers collection services for various bulky items, such as household appliances and old furniture. The department provides dumpster solutions for businesses and residents and works in compliance with city ordinances. It conducts a curbside garbage collection program and offers recycling services for various items, such as aluminum and steel cans, glass bottles, newspapers and corrugated cardboard. The department s street cleaning division removes litter and dead animals from streets. The Solid Waste Management Department is located in Durham, N.C.