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Resource Conservation Division
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As a health and safety measure, all self-guided and guided tours of the Boulder County Recycling Center are suspended to help prevent the further spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Resource Conservation Division

The Resource Conservation Division strives to lead and promote actions that will help Boulder County reach its goal of Zero Waste or darn near by 2025. Our mission is to provide convenient, cost-effective facilities and programs to help Boulder County reduce waste disposal, protect the environment, and conserve natural resources.

Compost Workshops Come learn how to start and maintain a highly efficient backyard compost system.

Community Outreach Program (Zero Waste Funding) $50,000 allocated for education programs and the infrastructure required to support resource diversion programs.
Video Library – Resource Conservation: videos for common questions on recycling, composting, and hazardous waste.

Resource Conservation Advisory Board (RCAB) formed in 2002 to advise the Board of County Commissioners.

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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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