Garbage and Recycling

Special Waste & Household Hazardous Waste

Electronic Waste Recycling

ComputerRepublic Services (formally known as Allied Waste) is now picking up your e-waste, free of charge, curbside on your regular service day, by appointment only. Allowable items to be discarded include LCD and Plasma televisions, computers*, computer monitors, telephones, answering machines, radios, stereo equipment, tape players/recorders, DVD, CD and videocassette players/recorders, copiers, fax machines, and printers. Call Republic Services at 635-2500 to schedule an appointment.

E-waste will not be picked up by Republic Services without an appointment.

*Please remove all data from your computer hard drive. Republic Services is not responsible for any remaining data left on your computer system.

Here are some other great places to get started recycling your Electronic Waste:

Name: Appliance Distribution Inc.
Location: 915 North B Street, Sacramento, CA  95814
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Phone: (916) 497-0274
Materials: Free Drop off Services for televisions, computers, monitors and related equipment. They also offer free pick-up service of E-Waste within a 10-mile radius of the facility. Call for a list of additional materials accepted with a fee.
Pick-up Service: Call for appointment: 1-888-364-0404  

Name: California Electronic Asset Recovery, Inc (CEAR)
Location: 3678 LeMay Street, Mather CA 95655
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: Materials: Toll Free 1-888-550-CEAR (2327)
(916) 388-1777
Fax: (916) 388-1177

Acceptable Electronic Materials included, but not limited to:

  • Televisions
  • Computers
  • Monitors
  • Printers
  • Copiers
  • Fax machines
  • Cell phones
  • Electronic games and toys
  • Cameras
  • Consumer electronics
  • Small kitchen appliances (blenders, toasters, mixers)

Name: The Compact Disc Recycling Center of America

68H Stiles Road
Salem, NH 03079

Phone: 603-894-5553
Fax: 603-898-4319

Materials: Acceptable Electronic Materials:
  • CDs

Name: Delta Material Recycling Co.
Location: 8999 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove, Ca
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays

Name: Elder Creek Transfer and Recovery Station
Location: 8642 Elder Creek Road Sacramento, CA 95828
Hours: Monday - Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: (916) 387-8425
Minimum Charge for all waste and materials $25.85
Environmental Fee $3.00 Each Load (fluctuates)
General Solid Waste $43.50 per ton
Clean Green Waste  $24.75 per ton
5% to 10% Contamination $25.89 per ton
Over 10% Contamination $32.04 per ton
Clean Wood $10.10 per ton
5% to 10% Contamination $16.45 per ton
Over 10% Contamination $31.90 per ton
Clean Sheetrock $19.80 per ton
5% to 10% Contamination $25.00 per ton
Over 10% Contamination $33.00 per ton
Clean Concrete                    
(pieces 12” or less in size)
$27.50 per ton *(base rate)
Clean Concrete                    
(pieces over 12” in size)
$27.50 per ton *(base rate)
Clean Dirt $27.50 per ton
Clean Rock, Brick, Gravel $27.50 per ton
5% to 10% Contamination $22.59 per ton
Over 10% Contamination $31.09 per ton
Inert  $27.50 per ton
Electronic Waste, CRTs,
TVs, Monitors.
(can only be accepted if not broken or damaged)
No charge
Refrigerators $30.90 each + environmental fee
Freezers $30.90 each + environmental fee
Air Conditioners  $30.90 each + environmental fee

Name: Goodwill Industries
Location: Walmart Parking Lot
Elk Grove Blvd. and Highway 99
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7 Days a Week

Name: Goodwill Industries
Location: Park-n-Ride
Calvin/Highway 99
Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7 Days a Week

Name: GreenDisk
Phone: (800) 305-DISK
(425) 392-8700
Materials: Now there is one place for you to responsibly and securely dispose of all your computer-related waste, spent supplies and obsolete accessories. GreenDisk handles all your technotrash disposal needs from a CD to a PC and just about everything in between. You can stop worrying about what to do with all of that technotrash piling up in your office, store room, attic, or garage. Let GreenDisk safely and securely destroy your old data, recover reusable components, and recycle all of the rest of your accumulated technotrash - all at your convenience, at home or at work.
Pick-up Service:

Visit their website for service options.

Name: Kiefer Landfill
Location: 12701 Kiefer Boulevard (Grantline Road & Kiefer Blvd.)
Hours: Open seven days a week
Monday-Friday - 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (916) 875-5555 or email

Name: North Area Recovery Station
Location: 4450 Roseville Road
Hours: Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day
Phone: For more information call Customer Service at
(916) 875-5555 or email

CRTs (Cathode Ray Tubes) and Electronic Waste
As part of non-weighted rates, customers may bring TVs, Computer Monitors, Printers, Copiers, Faxes, Cell Phones, Electronic Games/Toys for no fee.

  • Click here for the entire listing of North Area Recovery Station Acceptable Materials & Rates.

Other Electronic Waste

  • Other types of electronic waste, such as copiers, fax-machines, printers and CPU’s can be dropped off as part of weighed or non-weighed rates.

Name: YNot Recycle
Phone: (916) 383-2922
  Call to schedule an appointment for FREE pick up of computer related items and household electronics.