Recology Davis - Recycling, Compost, and Trash Collection


Serving the City of Davis, El Macero, Willowbank, Rural Davis, and Rural Yolo County.


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Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you put them at the curb? Discover the recycling process in Davis through “One Can’s Journey”. In this video we address common contaminants found in the recycling stream, highlight the benefits of recycling, and provide resources to help you properly dispose of items not covered in the […]  Read more
Ever wonder what happens to the food waste, food-soiled paper, and yard materials you place in your brown-lidded organics cart? It’s transformed into a nutrient-rich soil amendment known as compost! Compost is available for purchase at the Yolo County Central Landfill Monday – Saturday from 6:30 AM – 4:00 PM and on Sunday from 8:00 […]  Read more
Please be advised: In light of the disruption caused by COVID-19 our office lobby will be closed until further notice. Garbage, organics, and recycling collection will proceed as normal. Please call our Customer Service phone line if you need assistance. Bill Drop-Off Our in-person Customer Service office is closed to the public. In following local […]  Read more
Service Reminder: Recology does not provide collection services on Saturday, December 25th (Christmas Day) and Saturday, January 1st (New Year’s Day).  If you are a Saturday customer and your service falls on these two holidays, your collection will be moved to the next day (Sunday, December 26th and Sunday, January 2nd). Our collection schedule remains the […]  Read more
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be holding our annual Bulky Items Drop-Off Event, normally scheduled for April. In its place, we are offering a Bulky Waste Voucher Program for our City of Davis customers to dispose of bulky items this year. One voucher will be issued per City of Davis household. Hold […]  Read more
Recology Davis is offering three free shred events in 2021. Stop by and drop off papers and confidential documents that you’d like shredded and recycled.  Davis residential customers only!     Event Details: Saturday, April 24th, June 5th, and October 16th 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM OR until the trucks fill up! Davis Recycling Center […]  Read more
We are excited to announce our Bulky Waste Voucher Program for Yolo County residents to dispose of unwanted material at the Yolo County Central Landfill.  One voucher will be issued per household bi-annually for the month of May and October. No commercial haulers or business materials are accepted. Residents must bring voucher and show proof […]  Read more

More from Recology Davis

Hazardous & Universal Waste

There are several items that we can’t accept in our recycling program, but we don’t want to see them end up in the landfill either. Many of these items can be taken to special recycling locations... Find out more

Recycling Buy-Back

The Recology Davis Recycling Center is a buy-back location for residential drop-off. We accept California Redemption Value (CRV) containers and non-CRV containers for drop-off... Find out more

Cart Placement

Face each cart so that the arrows on the lid face the street and the hinges face away from the street. If the hinge faces the wrong way, the lid or hinges may be damaged... Find out more