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Recyling Hours
Mon.- Sat. 9:00 - 4:00

Mt. Shasta Office Hours
Mon.- Fri. 8:00 - 4:30

Yreka Office Hours
Mon. - Fri. 8:00 - 4:30

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Welcome to our state certified recycling center in Mt. Shasta. We would like to thank our community for their generous donations through our Donation Zone drop off area. Through this program we have been able to purchase new equipment, update buidlings, and purchase new lighting and heating. Your support means a great deal to us!! Thank you. Our Recycling Center also has a buy back program, where the public is paid for recyclables brought to us. Look below to find out what types of recyclables we accept and pay for. The picture above shows our involvement in the Curbside Recycling Program (Blue Bag Program) for the cities of Dunsmuir, Mount Shasta, and Weed. 

 

ITEMS WE RECYCLE

Aluminum Cans  Plastic    Glass   

Clean/Dry........... $1.58 per lb.

Semi Clean.......... $1.49 per lb.

Dirty/Wet............$1.46 per lb.

Extremely Wet & Dirty....$1.43 per lb.

#1 PETE Beverage Plastic....... $1.06 per lb.

#2HDPE Beverage Plastic....... $0.61 per lb.

 

Glass Beverage Bottles.... $0.104

 

 

 

Other Metal 
Bi-Metal Beverage Containers..................................................................................................................$0.36

 

OTHER RECYCLABLE ITEMS

Corrugated cardboard, paper bags, newspaper, tin cans, and aluminum foil. *ALL prices as of March 1, 2012.

ITEMS WE DO NOT RECYCLE

Printer paper, magazines, bond paper
Mirrors, Window glass, scrap metal
Phone books, Wet newspaper, Wax or Painted cardboard

Please have all recyclables sorted before you arrive at our center. This helps us serve all of our customers in a timely and more organized manner. THANK YOU!

 

CARDBOARD FEES AND REQUIREMENTS

20lbs or less (when brought with other recyclables...............$FREE

20lbs or less (Cardboard Only) .....................$3.00 per vehicle

21lbs-75lbs....$15.00 per vehicle

76lbs-150lbs...$25.00per vehicle

Over 150lbs....$75.00per vehicle

The New Requirements are:

1. All Cardboard must be broken down completely. No Exeptions.

2. No styrofoam or plastic in boxes, No wax or slick surfaced cardboard. No Cereal Boxes, Food Boxes, Paper or Trash.

3. CORRUGATED CARDBOARD ONLY!

4. All large cardboard pieces must be cut down into 45 inch wide strips or less to fit our conveyor. 

 

BUSINESS HOURS

Our recycling center in Mt. Shasta is located on bear springs road off of South Mt. Shasta Blvd.
 
We are open between the hours of:
          9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
          Monday through Saturday

DONATION ZONE

Our donation Zone, designed for easy drop off of recyclables was established to help purchase upgrades and improvements to the recycling center. All items that are donated by the community will be used for this purpose. Each bin in the donation zone is labeled with pictures to show the public where to sort their recyclables.