Waste


Recycling and Trash: Eel River Recology picks up both every Wednesday. Find out what counts as trash or recycling at https://www.recology.com/recology-eel-river/what-goes-where/

Electronic Waste: Eel River Recology accepts electronic waste for free at their Fortuna facility. Alternatively, you may drop off your e-waste at the ENR department at 120 Bowie Road, behind the grey modular building, please leave it in front of the middle shipping crate. Call Kayla at 707-733-1900 x119 for questions or to request a pick up. E-waste is anything with a circuit board– Please do not bring in most appliances, fridges that have freon, or vacuums.

Household Hazardous Waste: To dispose of old cleaning supplies, antifreeze, used oil filters, etc. you must bring your waste to Humboldt Waste Management Authority. There is a $5 per carload deal every first Saturday of the month from 9am2pm. You may call them for questions or to make an appointment for a different day. (707) 441-2005
http://www.hwma.net/facilities/hazardous-waste-facility