Auburn Placer Transfer Station & Office - Recology Auburn Placer
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Auburn Placer Transfer Station & Office

Where to Find Us
  • 12305 Shale Ridge Road
  • Auburn, CA 95602
  • 530.885.3735
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Our Hours
    • Office
      Our office is open to the public Monday- Friday 8 AM – 5 PM (closed noon – 1 PM for lunch). 
    • For Customer Service requests, call (530) 885-3735.
    • Transfer Station
      Daily: 8 AM – 4:45 PM
      Our transfer stations are currently open, but we are only accepting Credit Cards and Checks.

The Recology Auburn Placer Transfer Station accepts recyclables, yard waste, and electronic wastes as listed below.

General Manager:
Tony Perez

Available Services

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Electronic Waste Drop Off

Electronic and universal waste, such as consumer batteries, cell phones, and TVs are prohibited from the trash and recycling carts because they contain poisonous heavy metals such as lead, mercury, and cadmium that can pollute groundwater and pose harmful effects to public health. Please drop off these items at this facility for safe disposal.

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Customer Service Office

The customer service offices are available to pay your bill in person, speak to a Customer Service Representative, or simply meet our team.

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Transfer Station

Our transfer stations serve as public drop-off locations for materials to be hauled and processed at nearby compost or recycling facilities. Depending on the facility, items may be sorted and then taken to their respective processing facilities based on material type. Transfer stations typically accept all sorts of recyclable materials. Please see the accepted items list or check with us before visiting to ensure acceptance of certain wastes.

Accepted Materials

Recyclables Electronic & Universal Waste

The following items are accepted with no charge:

Motor oil

Other Accepted Materials:
The following items are accepted with a processing fee:

Non-CRV Aluminum
White paper
Scrap metal
Wood and green waste

Computer peripherals
Answering machines
Radios, stereo equipment,
VCRs, CD players/recorders
Microwave ovens
Fluorescent tubes
High-intensity lights
Sodium vapor lamps and metal halide lamps