Recology ostrom road landfill

Where to Find Us
  • 5900 Ostrom Road
  • Wheatland, CA 95692
  • (800) 208-2370 Ext. 229
Location Map

Our Hours
  • Monday – Friday: 6:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Open to commercial haulers by prior arrangement only


Recology Ostrom Road, located in Yuba County, CA currently provides solid waste disposal services to both municipal and commercial customers in the northern Sacramento Valley including Yuba, Sutter, Butte, Nevada, and Colusa Counties. We began operation in 1995 as the first landfill facility in California to receive approval to operate under the new Subtitle D regulations requiring liner systems, leachate collection and recovery systems, water quality monitoring systems, and other environmental protection measures.The site comprises 261 acres, 225 of which are permitted as a Class II Landfill.

General Manager:
Rigo Diaz

  • Landfill

    Our landfills are meant to be used as a last resort for solid waste disposal. This means that any waste that is dropped off at a Recology landfill cannot be recyclable or compostable. Items such as thin plastics, broken glass, ceramics, and contaminated soils are among these items that can be dropped off at a landfill.


  • Municipal Solid Waste
  • Waste Water Treatment Sludge & Water Treatment Sludge
  • Contaminated Soils
  • Construction and Demolition Debris
  • Other Designated Wastes as Approved by Specified Acceptance Criteria
  • Non-Friable Asbestos
    (Non-Friable asbestos is asbestos material that cannot be easily crumbled or reduced to powder.)

Special Waste Requirements
Special wastes, including waste water treatment sludge, contaminated soils or other designated wastes, are subject to analytical review and must be classified non-hazardous under the state’s hazardous waste criteria.