RECYCLING IN TRINITY COUNTY
For information: Solid Waste Office 530-623-1326
Yard waste, used oil, batteries, and other universal wastes are accepted for proper disposal or recycling as noted on the permitted items list for each of the Trinity County Transfer Stations.
MANDATORY COMMERCIAL RECYCLING (MCR)
State law now requires all businesses and public agencies that generate 4 or more cubic yards of waste per week, and apartment communities/multi-family housing with 5 or more units, to recycle.
• Recycling may provide opportunities for your business to save money.
• Recycling helps conserve resources and extends the life of California’s landfills. It also helps create a healthy environment for our community and future generations.
How to start recycling at your business/apartment complex:
1. Ask your employees/tenants to separate recyclable items from trash.
2. Arrange to donate, sell and/or deliver your recyclable materials to a recycler.
More Information about Commercial Recycling: