Recycling Resources during COVID-19

Check here for our most up-to-date resources and recommendations of how to recycle and dispose of common items during the COVID-19 situation.

Please follow strict social distancing guidelines if you choose to utilize any of these resources and do not go out if you are sick.

Waste Management and Recycling Updates

  • Waste Management has closed public access to all Northern Nevada Facilities except the Lockwood Regional Landfill. Their annual free dump days, usually scheduled for the first three weekends of April, have been postponed until further notice. Check here for the most up to date information.

Local Recycling Resources

          Please remember: electronic waste cannot be put your curbside trash can.

  • Down to Earth Composting is still doing their weekly drop-off and pick-up services. Consider using your extra time at home to get started with their program.

  • Green Solutions Recycling is open on weekdays from 7AM – 4PM and Saturdays from 7AM – Noon.

    • They will take any of their regularly accepted materials, including: newspaper, chipboard, corrugated cardboard, mixed waste paper, glass containers, aluminum, steel or tin cans, plastics #1-7. See their website for more information.

  • Western Metals Recycling is open weekdays from 8AM – 4PM and Saturdays 8:30AM – noon and will pay for scrap metal.

  • SIMS Metal Management is open weekdays from 8AM – 4:15PM. Here is a list of accepted materials.

  • Schnitzer Steel is open weekdays from 8AM – 4PM. They will pay for scrap metal and will accept most appliance.

We are updating this page frequently with more recycling resources that are still available. Please check back for more information.