About Us

Recology Eel River, formerly Eel River Resource Recovery, has been serving the Eel River Valley and other areas of Humboldt County since 1987. We provide outstanding residential, commercial, and industrial services, and support our communities by our presence, participation, and assistance to local charities, educational organizations and professional and business organizations.

We are the largest full-service resource recovery and waste collection company in Humboldt County. Recology Eel River provides solid waste and recycling collection services to commercial, residential, and industrial customers in Carlotta, Ferndale, Fortuna, Hydesville, Loleta, Myers Flat, Rio Dell, Scotia, Shelter Cove, Samoa, Stafford, Weott, and other parts of southern Humboldt County.

Recology Eel River’s main facilities are located in Fortuna. Transfer stations are located on the Samoa Peninsula and in the Redway area. Our dedicated employees (and there are over 70 of us), are ready to assist you at any time.