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Recycling Opportunities

About Recycling Opportunities


Recycling Drop-Off Centers and collection sites serve many communities in Boulder County.
Single-Stream Recycling is all traditional recyclable materials collected in one bin.
A-Z Recycling Guide Eco-Cycle’s guide includes many non-traditional items that can be recycled but not in your recycle bin.
Recyclable Materials curbside and at local drop-off centers.
Non-Recyclable Materials with options for disposal.
Recycling Center information and facts.
Recycling Center Tours

Hazardous Waste

About Household Hazardous Waste are accepted from all residents of Boulder County, City and County of Broomfield, and the Town of Erie
Hazardous Waste Disposal for Businesses are accepted, by appointment only, from businesses in Boulder and Broomfield counties that generate small quantities of hazardous wastes and that are classified by the State of Colorado as “conditionally-exempt small quantity generators” (CESQGs).
Hazardous Materials Management Facility (HMMF) accepts hazardous waste from residents and businesses.

Composting and Organic Waste

About Composting and Organic Waste opportunities include doing it yourself in your backyard, at work or school, and even indoors if you live in an apartment.
Yard Waste and Food Scrap Drop-off sites for residents are offered in many local communities.

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Resource Conservation Division

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Boulder County Recycling Center
1901 63rd St
Boulder, CO 80301
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Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

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