There are a variety of metals that can be recycled. Some examples include aluminum, cast aluminum, stainless steel, steel, copper and brass. These items are the most common and usually have resale value. 

Recycling Locations

Riverside County Landfills

Metal is accepted at all Riverside County landfills for recycling when placed by the customer in designated areas as directed by site personnel.  

Locations & hours

Fee schedule:  Routine refuse disposal rates apply

Curbside Pickup

Small amounts of metals may be placed into your recycling container that is picked up curbside by your trash service hauler. There may be a weight limit for these containers so call your trash service hauler for additional information.

Local Recyclers

Please call ahead for acceptability and any charges or value payment provided back to you for the metal material you are recycling. See the list below or check your local telephone directory for additional recyclers in your area.

American Metal Recycling
11150 Redwood Road
Fontana, CA 92337
Augustine Metals
2021 W. Placentia
Colton, CA 92324
Global Metal Recycling, Inc.
6158 Columbus St., Suite C
Riverside, CA 92504
Palm Springs Recycling
36630 Sun Air Plaza
Cathedral City, CA 92234
Palm Springs Recycling
280 W. Oasis Road
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Philadelphia Recycling Mine
12000 E. Philadelphia Street
Jurupa Valley, CA 91751
Riverside Scrap Iron and Metal
86-015 Avenue 52
Coachella, CA 92236
Riverside Scrap Iron and Metal
2993 6th Street
Riverside, CA 92507
S A Recycling
48-100 Harrison
Coachella, CA 92236
S A Recycling
29-250 Rio Del Sol Road
Thousand Palms, CA 92276
Temecula Recycling
27635 Diaz Road
Temecula, CA 92590

This information above is offered as a public service in an effort to eliminate illegal and improper waste disposal. As the information may not be comprehensive, the Department encourages the public to research additional companies that are available for the services sought. The companies are not affiliated, endorsed or regulated by the Department. Accordingly, as with any professional service, please confirm the accuracy of the company’s information and request copies or verification of the company's license and/or permits to provide the service, prior to utilizing its services. Under no circumstances, directly or indirectly, shall the Department be held responsible or liable for reliance on this information.  If you would like to include your company on the list, please contact or call (951) 486-3200.

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