The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources is responsible for the efficient and effective landfilling of non-hazardous county waste. In this effort the Department operates six landfills, has a contract agreement for waste disposal with an additional private landfill, and administers several transfer station leases. Every effort is made to recycle and reuse appropriate items with scrupulous attention to public health and safety.    In addition to landfill management, the Department provides a variety of community services including Household Hazardous Waste Collection, Recycling/Composting Outreach, Illegal Dumping Clean Up, Community Clean-Ups, and Graffiti Abatement.

Where can I take my Trash, Household Hazardous Waste, Appliances, ABOP (Antifreeze, Batteries, Used Oil & Oil Filters, and Paint) Waste, or Electronic Waste?
Use this SITE LOCATOR TOOL to find the location closest to you. If your waste is not listed here, go to the Waste Guide for additional information.

Where can I take my

Enter Your Address or ZIP:


Please note that we are not Waste Management, Inc. the refuse hauling company.  Your refuse company should be contacted directly regarding refuse and curbside recycling collection service as well as dumpster rentals.  A list of haulers and their contact information is located under Links for your convenience. 
The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources offers may locations for you to take your needles and sharps.  For more information, go to
For more information on how to properly manage your medications, go to

Contact us | View site map



Popular Links
-Landfill Locations & Hours
-Recycle & Compost at Home
-HHW Events Schedule
-Waste Guide
-Landfill Fees-English -Espanol
-Needle and Sharps Disposal
-Graffiti Busters
-Coachella Valley Compost Project

-County CEO Explores Badlands Landfill
-Department Tackling Safe Disposal of Old TVs, Computers
-Riverside County Department of Waste Management Gets New Name
-Department receives CalRecycle Tire Derived Aggregate Grant
-Video: Department Use of Inmate Labor
-Department wins CSAC Challenge Award
-Video: Falcon Used to Control Seagulls at Landfills

Public Notices
-New Landfill Rates Effective July 1, 2016
-News Releases

Please take a moment to take the following survey to help us improve our website to serve you better.