Recycling Options

Trash Recycling

Curbside Recycling

Provides recycling and shredding
1690 Chambers Road, Aurora, CO 80011
303.343.7096
Curbside Recycling Website

  • Cardboard/cereal and tissue boxes
  • Paper/newspaper
  • Brown paper bags
  • Plastics (#1-#2)
  • Aluminum
  • Magazines
  • Phone books
  • Bulk or junk mail
  • No Electronic Recycling
  • Cost: $25 for first 250 lbs, 10 cents a pound thereafter.
  • Provides free service for military, veterans and first responders.
  • Also provides curbside service.

Denver Arapahoe Disposal Site (DADS)

3500 South Gun Club Rd., Aurora 80018
720.876.2624
Denver Arapahoe Disposal Site

Residential recycling:

  • Paper
  • Plastic #1-7
  • Aluminum
  • Glass

Also:

  • Electronic waste
  • Scrap metal
  • Tires
  • Wood
  • Yard waste

Sedalia Landfill

5970 US-85, Sedalia, CO 80135
720.733.8584
Sedalia Landfill Website

Has a small self-service recycle center that accepts:

  • Aluminum
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Cardboard boxes (corrugated)
  • Freon recovery on refrigerators, freezers and AC units for $46 per unit.
  • There is a charge per load, $62 minimum.

Chemical Roundups

Tri-County Health Department

Tri-County Health Department Website

  • May 19, 2018 - Parker - 17801 Plaza Dr. (Joint-Use Facility)
  • Aug. 11, 2018 - Highlands Ranch - 3270 Redstone Park Cir
  • Sept. 29, 2018 - Castle Rock - 175 Kellog Court
  • For more information call Ellen at Tri-County Health, 720.200.1592

Yard Waste Recycling

Douglas County Slash/Mulch Program

Location: 1400 Caprice Drive, Castle Rock
Douglas County Slash/Mulch Program Website

  • Scheduled to be open in 2018 from April 7 to Oct. 27
  • The site is open on Saturdays only from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Acceptable items include tree branches and shrubbery with a maximum length of 6 ft and a maximum diameter of 12 inches. All loads must be covered when they arrive at the site.
  • Unacceptable items include:
    • Appliances
    • Dirt
    • Grass
    • Household trash
    • Loose pine needles
    • Lumber
    • Railroad ties
    • Roots
    • Stumps
    • Weeds

Electronics Recycling

Best Buy

11267 S. Pikes Peak Dr, 80138
303.840.5501
Best Buy Website

Items Recycled:

  • TV and Video
  • Computers and Tablets
  • Cell phones and Radios
  • Appliances
  • Ink and Toner
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Audio equipment
  • Music and Movies
  • Video Games and Gadgets
  • Cameras and Camcorders
  • Car Audio, Video and GPS

Curbside Haul

4877 National Western Drive; Denver, CO 80216
303.386.3515

Items Recycled:

  • Monitors
  • Computer equipment (i.e. mice, keyboards, cords, hard drives, motherboards
  • Flat panel TVs and Monitors
  • Ink and toner
  • Batteries
  • Cellphones, smart phones, telephones
  • iPads and Tablets
  • Video and sound cards
  • Curbside also removes/recycles mattresses

Additional Recycling Resources (Courtesy of Tri-County Health)