Garbage & Recycling

Household Hazardous Waste
The 2019 Household Hazardous Waste Events schedule is out. Make sure to get your materials gathered up & call to make those appointments.

Tire Amnesty  -  April 15-30, 2019

It's October and Tire Amnesty Days are back! Free tire disposal for tires off the rim. See flyer for dates, location and appointment information. 
Free to Tuolumne County residents (no businesses).




Save Our Polystyrene
Are you one of the people that store up your polystyrene (aka styrofoam) packaging from TVs, appliances, or those meat trays and egg cartons?
Wait no longer, Master Gardeners will be having a collection day on May 18 & 19. Polystyrene Collection Event flyer 

New Battery and Cell Phone Collection Program


Tuolumne County residents now have new locations to drop off used household batteries and old cell phones. Read more .....for items accepted, how to prepare them prior to drop off, and the list of drop off locations.

Responsibilities
The Tuolumne County Solid Waste Division is responsible for ensuring that solid waste disposal services, which protect the public health and the environment, meet state and federal mandates for integrated waste management, and comply with waste disposal regulations.

The Solid Waste Division oversees the collection, transportation, and disposal of solid waste within Tuolumne County. The division is also responsible for the development, implementation, and promotion of recycling programs, hazardous waste collection, used oil and oil filter collection, electronic waste collection, compliance of illegal dumping, and monitoring of the closed landfills.