Our Services
  • Southeast Houston Location- TCEQ approved site for clean woody debris recycling
  • Dickinson location – TCEQ approved site for clean woody debris recycling
  • Contract grinding for commercial and municipal customers
  • Environmentally friendly land clearing debris management
  • Storm debris management
  • Recycling through NOVUS is more economical than landfill disposal
  • Rates for Services and Unaccepted Materials


Rates and Special Charges

  • Loose Brush $6.50/yd3
  • Leaves and Grass $6.50/yd3
  • Stacked Lumber $6.50/yd3
  • Stacked Pallets $6.50/yd3
  • Crushed Pallets $6.50/yd3
  • Minimum Charge of $20.00
  • Tree trunks or stumps over 24 inches in diameter require a $45 splitting charge for each item
  • No tree trunks or stumps over 6 feet in length
  • $10 pull off charge for pre-rigged trucks


Unacceptable Materials

  • Soil and Rocks
  • Metal
  • Concrete
  • Trash
  • Brick
  • Painted Wood
  • Plastic
  • Treated Wood


Recycling with NOVUS is more economical than landfill disposal and more environmentally responsible and sustainable. NOVUS products return valuable organic materials to the earth and reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions such as methane. NOVUS has partnered for decades with municipalities, governments and utilities to offer brush grinding and screening services which repurposes brush and yard debris into beneficial use products. NOVUS provides commercial wood processing services for scrap lumber, pallets and port debris. NOVUS performs storm debris management to recycle clean woody storm debris at reduced disposal costs. NOVUS offers collection and transportation services for customers with large quantities of clean woody debris and sawdust. NOVUS’ collection and transport vehicles utilize clean burning natural gas to improve air quality in the Houston Metropolitan Area and to reduce fuel costs, earning the Clear Air Champion award for the Houston-Galveston Area