NOTE: The City of West Sacramento Environmental Services Division is not liable for any information, errors or omissions in the listing of recycling and disposal opportunities. Nor do we endorse any particular business.
Appliances: (See Electronics Below for E-waste Recycling Options)
Beginning July 1, 2017, residents will be able to schedule up to (2) pick-up appointments per service year for appliances and other bulky items. Call Waste Management toll free at (866) 844-1508 for more information.
J & M Metal Recycling, 2205 Rice Ave., West Sacramento (916) 372-4223. *Do not accept appliance that contain Freon or other liquids. Contact directly to learn if they accept the appliance you are interested in recycling.
The Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland (916) 617-4656, accepts appliances for recycling on a daily basis. Fees apply. Visit www.yolocounty.org/landfill for more information.
Battery Drop off Locations
- City Hall, 1110 West Capitol Ave.
- Fire Station 45, 2040 Lake Washington Blvd.
- Sacramento Battery, 3616 West Capitol Ave.
Beginning July 1, 2017 batteries may be picked-up as part of Waste Management's "At Your Door Special Collection Service". Residents are entitled to (2) At Your Door household hazardous waste collection appointments per year, between July 1 and June 30.
Call Waste Management toll free at (800) 449-7587 for more information.
Beginning July 1, 2017, residents will be eligible for (2) bulky waste pick-up appointments per year between July 1 and June 30. Call Waste Management toll free at (866)844-1508 to schedule an appointment or for additional information.
Bottles & Can Recycling Centers
CRV beverage containers can be recycled in your curbside recycling cart, but they also be returned for deposit redemption at any CRV Recycling Center. To find the recycling center nearest to you visit: www.calrecycle.ca.gov/bevcontainer/consumers or visit one of the recycling centers listed below:
- J & L Recycling, 731 Poplar Ave, (916) 646-4846
- J & M Metal Recycling, 2205 Rice Ave, (916) 372-4223
- Singh Recycling, 1001 Sacramento Ave, (916) 372-1581
- Cabreras Recycling, 737 Sacramento Ave. (916) 265-8692
Children's car seats can be recycled at the Yolo County Health Department, 137 N. Cotton Wood St., Woodland or at Davis Waste Removal, 2727 2nd St, Davis. Call (530) 666-8561 for more information. Please remove straps and padding and write unsafe on the plastic portion of the seat, prior to drop off.
Children's car seats may also be picked up as part of a bulky waste pick-up appointment.
Cardboard & Paper
International Paper, 1714 Cebrian St., (916) 371-4634
International Paper also offers confidential shredding services. Please call for more information.
Zanker Recycling, 4201 Florin-Perkins Rd, Sacramento, 95826. (408) 786-8383. Accept clean dry carpet for recycling from 6am to 4:45 pm M-F and 8am to 3:45pm Sat/Sun. (Fees Apply) Carpet may be picked up at part of a bulky waste pick-up appointment.
Ramcon Recycling, 2905 Industrial Blvd, (916) 372-7535. Accept clean concrete & asphalt for free recycling on a case by case basis. Call for more info.
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776, (530) 666-8729.
Cooking Oil: (Liquid)
Used liquid cooking oil may be taken to:
City of West Sacramento Public Works Corporation Yard, 1951 South River Road, West Sacramento. Monday to Friday 8am to 3pm.
Yolo County Central Landfill Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility, 44090 County Road 28 H, Woodland. Every Friday and Saturday 7:30am to 3:30pm.
Cooking oil that is solid at room temperature may be placed in a sealed container and disposed of as trash.
Electronics: (Computers, Monitors, TV’s, Etc. No Appliances)
Beginning July 1, 2017 residents can recycle e-waste by scheduling a bulky waste pick-up appointment. Call 1-866-844-1508 for more information.
Computers 4 Kids, Accept working computers reuse. Call (916) 572-1152 or for more information.
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776 (530) 666-8729.
Fluorescent Light Bulbs
- Home Depot, 690 Riverpoint Ct., (916) 617-2128
- IKEA, 740 IKEA Ct. (916) 376-0597
- Lowes, 2250 Lake Washington Blvd., (916) 373-7660
- Yolo County Central Landfill, accept fluorescent bulbs during their weekly household hazardous waste drop off events. Call (530) 666-8729 or visit their A-Z page.
Beginning July 1, 2017 residents may have fluorescent bulbs picked-up at part of Waste Management's new "At Your Door" services for household hazardous waste HHW. Call Waste Management toll free at (800) 449-7587 for more information.
Good Neighbor Program
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776. Residents may drop off items illegally dumped on public property free of charge and qualify for free drop off voucher. Call (530) 666-8729 for more information.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
Beginning July 1, 2017, residents may schedule up to (2) "At Your Door Special Collection" pick-up appointments of HHW per year, between July 1 and June 30. Call Waste Management toll free at (800) 449-7587 for more information.
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776 offers a free drop-off of household hazardous waste every Friday and Saturday. See their flyer for more information or call (530) 666-8729.
Yolo County offers seniors and disabled residents who are unable to drive free pick-up and disposal of hazardous items. Call (916) 617-4656 for more information on scheduling a pick-up appointment.
Ink & Toner Cartridges
Target, 2005 Town Center Plaza, West Sacramento.
Beginning July 1, 2017, residents may schedule a pick-up appointment for mattress and boxspring curbside collection. Some restrictions apply. Call (866) 844-1508 for more information.
The Yolo County Central Landfill now accepts mattresses for recycling FREE of charge. Call (530) 666-8729 or visit their website for more information.
Motels with a large volume of mattresses may call DR3 Mattress Recyclers to inquire about a having a free mattress collection bin provided. Call (530) 665-6877 for more information.
- West Sacramento Police Department, 550 Jefferson Blvd., Controlled substances Only.
Yolo County Central Landfill, is now accepting items that are in working/good condition for their New Big Blue Recycling Barn Thrift Store. Shop and drop off items in good condition at the landfill. Call (530) 666-8799 for more information.
Computers for Kids (accepts working computers only) Call (9160 572-11152 or visit their website for more information.
Goodwill (accepts gently used clothing, furniture, housewares, etc.) 3065 West Capitol Avenue, (916) 374-0697
Salvation Army (call 1-800-SA-TRUCK or go online at http://www.satruck.org/search to schedule a pick-up.
Vehicle Donations Many charitable organizations accept cars, trucks and boats as a tax-deductible donation. Search "vehicle donations Sacramento" in your search engine to find local organizations.
- J&M Metal Recycling, 2205 Rive Ave. Call (916) 372-4223 for more information.
- Recycle City, 3348 Jefferson Blvd. By appointment only. Call (916) 617-2007 for more information
Sharps can be picked up by Waste Management as part of their new "At Your Door" HHW appointment service. Call (800) 449-7587 for more information.
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd. 28H, Woodland, CA 95776 accepts sharps as part of their residential household hazardous waste program. Call (530) 666-8729 for more information. The County offers FREE HHW pick-up appointments for seniors and disabled residents who are unable to drive. Call (916) 617-4656 to schedule an appointment.
Single-Use Plastic Bags
Most West Sacramento Grocers accept single-use plastic bags for recycling. Contact the store directly for more information.
Residents can recycle used oil and filters curbside. Call Waste Management at (866) 844-1508 to request a used oil collection container and filter bag.
You may also recycle used motor oil and filters at:
- Autozone, 1400 W. Capitol Ave., West Sacramento (916) 372-6386
- O'Reilly Auto Parts, 709 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento. (916) 372-1411