Nederland Transfer Station and Recycling Drop-off

Nederland Transfer Station and Recycling Drop-off

Nederland Transfer Station is a staffed facility accepting bagged and loose garbage from households and small businesses for a fee. Recycling is free of charge. The county does not provide trash collection services. Contact local haulers to arrange pickup.

Hours

Sunday8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Monday8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday8 a.m.-4 p.m.
WednesdayClosed
Thursday8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Friday8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location:

286 Ridge Road Nederland, CO 80466

Phone: 303-258-7878

Holiday Closures

January 16, Martin Luther King Jr. Day (observed)
February 20, Presidents’ Day
May 29, Memorial Day
July 4, Independence Day
September 4, Labor Day
November 10, Veterans’ Day
November 23, Thanksgiving Day
November 24, Friday after Thanksgiving
December 24, Christmas Eve open until noon
December 25, Christmas Day
December 31, New Year’s Eve open until noon

Composting Service Guidelines & Fees

All organic material dropped off as compost must be delivered in a compostable bag. Printable Compost Guidelines

COMPOSTABLE ITEMS

FOOD SCRAPSCOMPOSTABLE FOOD SERVICE ITEMSFOOD-SOILED PAPERYARD WASTE
fruits & vegetablescompostable plates, cups, utensilspaper towels & napkinsyard, lawn & garden trimmings
coffee grounds & filters, tea bagsgreasy pizza boxesleaves, hay, straw & sawdust
meat & fishshredded paper
pasta & rice
breads & grains
dairy products - milk, cheese, eggs
shells & bones

COMPOST FEES

Bag SizeFee
1-4 gallon bag$1
5-13 gallon bag (standard kitchen size)$2
14-33 gallon bag (paper lawn bags)$5
34+ (toter/commercial/event size)$7

Recycling Items Accepted

Recycling is collected in separate bins as categorized below.

CORRUGATED CARDBOARD BIN: SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING BIN: SCRAP METAL BIN: TEXTILES Boulder County contracts with USAgain for placement of a textile drop-off box at this location.USAgain accepts items for reuse/recycling such as:

CORRUGATED CARDBOARD BIN:

Corrugated cardboard (please flatten)
Brown paper bags

SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING BIN:

CONTAINERSMIXED PAPER
Aluminum cans and clean foilNewspaper
Steel and tin cansMagazines and catalogs
Empty aerosol cansOffice paper and opened mail
Glass bottles and jarsPaperboard
Plastic bottles, tubs, jugs and screw- top jarsPhone books
Paper milk, soy cartons, drink boxes

SCRAP METAL BIN: Scrap metal is accepted free of charge. No salvaging.

ACCEPTEDNOT ACCEPTED for scrap metal recycling:
Appliances WITHOUT Freon®Refrigerators
DishwashersAir conditioners
MicrowavesFreezers (these items are accepted for a fee)
Hot water heatersHazardous wastes such as oil, gasoline, pressurized containers, car batteries, household batteries
Metal window frames (no glass)Tires
Lawnmowers (drained of all fluids)Computers or other electronic equipment
Metal lawn chairs
Storm doors
BBQ grills (No tanks)
Wheel rims
Metal pipes
Other items 50% metal or more approved by attendant

TEXTILES Boulder County contracts with USAgain for placement of a textile drop-off box at this location. USAgain accepts items for reuse/recycling such as:

clothes
footwear
children’s clothing
accessories
linens

Trash Disposal Fees

  • $2 – Bag – 13 gal. kitchen trash bag
  • $4 – Bag – 30-33 gal. trash bag (most popular size)
  • $6 – Bag – yard and leaf bag
  • $16 – Loose trash, per cubic yard
  • $25 – Large items such as: couch, desk, dishwasher, dryer, mattress, stove, washer
  • $60 – Appliances with CFCs, such as: refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers
  • $40 – Permit, good for ten 30-33 gallon bags or twenty 13 gallon bags or any combination
  • $25 – Automobiles (sedan)
  • $35 – Station Wagon
  • $40 – Pick-up Truck, small
  • $50 – Pick-up Truck, standard – bed level or van
  • $65 – Pick-up Truck, standard – halfway up cab
  • $80 – Pick-up Truck, standard w/side rails – top of cab

NOTE: Our facility does not accept construction and demolition (C&D) material from businesses or contractors.

Slash

Slash is not accepted at this site. See Community Forestry Sort Yards

Contact Us

Resource Conservation Division

720-564-2220
Submit a question

Location

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

Mailing Address

1901 63rd St.
Boulder, CO 80301