Post Office Box 2812
2585 Central Avenue
McKinleyville, CA 95519
Fax: (707) 839-8064
Hours of Operation
9 AM - 5 PM Monday -Saturday.
9 AM - 4 PM Sunday
We pay for all CA Redemption
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For a comprehensive list of items we accept at our recycling center please see below. If you have any questions about specific items please give our office a call.
CA redemption cans (Must be clean and dry), Clean aluminum foil and pie pans
CA redemption glass (separate by color), Non-redemption glass, bottles, jars, etc. (separate by color), rinse and remove caps (it is not necessary to remove labels)
CA redemption #1 PETE bottles (Remove caps), Plastic containers with #1 or #2 inside the triangle (mouth of the container must be smaller than the base), #2 (HDPE) colored plastics (bleach, laundry detergent containers, etc.), #2 (HDPE) milk or water jugs
Corrugated cardboard boxes only (Please flatten), NO WAXED BOXES, NO CHIPBOARD (cereal boxes, soda or beer boxes, etc.)
All inserts can be recycled with the newspaper (please do not insert magazines or catalogues with newspaper. See separate container for these items)
Colored paper, White paper, Envelopes (Windowed, plain white, colored, and manilla), Phone books, Computer paper, Junk mail
NO PHONE BOOKS (Phone books go with mixed paper)
Residential drop off only ($0.75 per gallon with a 5 gallon maximum at any given time)
Household batteries (No charge), Car batteries (Charge $1.00 per battery)
Sharps / Needles
May be dropped off at no charge but must be contained in an authorized sealed sharps container (available in our office or at any local pharmacy)
We take e-Waste for a fee (Fee varies by waste type)
Humboldt Recycling does not accept hazardous waste not mentioned elsewhere on this page. Please contact Humboldt Waste Management Authority in Eureka.