Auburn Placer Transfer Station & Office

Where to Find Us
  • 12305 Shale Ridge Road
  • Auburn, CA 95602
  • (530) 885-3735
Location Map

Our Hours
    • Office
      Monday – Friday:  8:00 AM – 4:45PM

      Transfer Station
      Daily: 8:00 AM – 4:45PM

WELCOME

The administration office for Recology Auburn Placer is open to residential and commercial customers. If you’d like to pay your bill in person, feel free to drop by. The customer service and administration offices are open to the public.

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

General Manager:
John Rowe

SERVICES OFFERED
  • Electronic Waste Drop Off
    Electronic Waste & Universal 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.

  • Buy Back Center
    Buy Back Center

    Our buy-back centers are available for customers to drop off recyclable bottles and cans for deposit redemption (CRV). Most plastic and aluminum beverage containers are subject to CRV (paper/wax milk and juice cartons are not accepted).

  • Customer Service Office
    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.

  • Transfer Station
    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:

Newspapers
Cardboard
Motor oil
Batteries

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

Non-CRV Aluminum
White paper
Glass
Plastic
Latex paint
Appliances
Tires
Scrap metal
Wood and green waste

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