and other reuse and disposal options
Appliances: (see Electronics below for e-waste recycling options)
J & M Metal Recycling, 2205 Rice Ave., West Sacramento (916) 372-4223. *Do not accept appliance that contain Freon or other liquids. Contact directly to learn if they accept the appliance you are interested in recycling.
The Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland (530) 666-8856. Accepts appliances for recycling on a daily basis. Fees apply. Visit www.YoloCounty.org/Landfill for more information.
Battery Drop off Locations:
City Hall, 1110 West Capitol Ave.
Fire Station 45, 2040 Lake Washington Blvd.
Nugget Market, 2000 Town Center Plaza
Police Station, 550 Jefferson Blvd.
Public Works Corporation Yard, 1951 South River Rd
Raley's Market, 1601 West Capitol Ave.
The Recreation Center, 2801 Jefferson Blvd.
Sacramento Battery, 3616 West Capitol Ave.
Twice a year the City of West Sacramento hosts a Bulky Waste Event. Residents may drop off eligible Bulky items at a designated drop off site. Seniors and disabled residents may be eligible for a curbside pickup. Click here for upcoming event dates (scroll to the second page for a list of acceptable items). Call (916) 617-4590 for more information.
Bottles & Can Recycling Centers:
CRV beverage containers can be recycled in your curbside recycling cart, but they also be returned for deposit redemption at any CRV Recycling Center. To find the recycling center nearest to you visit: www.calrecycle.ca.gov/bevcontainer/consumers
or visit one of the recycling centers listed below:
J & L Recycling, 731 Poplar Ave, (916) 646-4846
J & M Metal Recycling, 2205 Rice Ave, (916) 372-4223
Singh Recycling, 1001 Sacramento Ave, (916) 372-1581
Cabreras Recycling, 737 Sacramento Ave. (916) 265-8692
Children's car seats can be recycled at the Yolo County Health Department, 137 N. Cotton Wood St., Woodland or at Davis Waste Removal, 2727 2nd St, Davis. Call (530) 666-8561 for more information. Please remove straps and padding and write unsafe on the plastic portion of the seat, prior to drop off.
Cardboard & Paper:
International Paper, 1714 Cebrian St., (916) 371-4634
International Paper also offers confidential shredding services. Please call for more information.
Zanker Recycling, 4201 Florin-Perkins Rd, Sacramento, 95826. (408) 786-8383. Accept clean dry carpet for recycling from 6am to 4:45 pm M-F and 8am to 3:45pm Sat/Sun. (FEES apply)
Ramcon Recycling, 2905 Industrial Blvd, (916) 372-7535. Accept clean concrete & asphalt for FREE recycling on a case by case basis. Call for more info.
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776, (530) 666-8729.
Cooking Oil: (Liquid)
Used liquid cooking oil may be taken to:
The City of West Sacramento Public Works Corporation Yard, 1951 South River Road, West Sacramento. Monday to Friday 8am to 3pm.
Yolo County Central Landfill Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) facility, 44090 County Road 28 H, Woodland. Every Friday and Saturday 7:30am to 3:30pm.
Cooking oil that is solid at room temperature may be placed in a sealed container and disposed of as trash.
Electronics: (computers, monitors, TV’s, etc. No appliances)
Computers 4 Kids, Accept working computers reuse. Call (916) 572-1152 or Click here for more information.
YNOT Recycle (free pick up for residents & businesses). (877) TRY-YNOT (877-879-9668) or visit their web site to schedule an appointment.
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776 (530) 666-8729.
Fluorescent Light Bulbs:
Home Depot, 690 Riverpoint Ct., (916) 617-2128
IKEA, 740 IKEA Ct. (916) 376-0597
Lowes, 2250 Lake Washington Blvd., (916) 373-7660
Yolo County Central Landfill, accept fluorescent bulbs during their weekly household hazardous waste drop off events. Call (530) 666-8729 or Click for more information.
Good Neighbor Program:
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776. Residents may drop off items illegally dummed on public property FREE of charge and qualify for FREE drop off voucher. Call (530) 666-8729 for more information.
Household Hazardous Waste:
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd 28H, Woodland, CA 95776 offers a free drop off of household hazardous waste every Friday and Saturday. Click here for more information or call (530) 666-8729.
Seniors and disabled residents may be eligible for free pickup and disposal of hazardous items. Call (916) 617-4656 for more information on scheduling a pick up.
Ink & Toner Cartridges:
Target, 2005 Town Center Plaza, West Sacramento.
Yolo County Central Landfill now accepts mattresses for recycling FREE of charge. Call (530) 666-8729 or visit their web site for more information.
Motels with a large volume of mattresses may call DR3 Mattress Recyclers to inquire about a having a free mattress collection bin provided. Call (530) 665-6877 for more information.
Jefferson Pharmacy, 1029 Jefferson Blvd, Suite A, (Mon-Fri 10am to 5pm) (916) 371-2022
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd. 28H, Woodland, CA 95776. (916) 617-4656
West Sacramento Police Department, 550 Jefferson Blvd., Controlled substances Only.
Yolo County Central Landfill, is now accepting items that are in working/good condition for their New Big Blue Recycling Barn Thrift Store. Shop and drop off items in good condition at the landfill. Call (530) 666-8799 for more information.
Computers for Kids (accepts working computers only) Call (9160 572-11152 or click here for more information.
Goodwill (accepts gently used clothing, furniture, housewares, etc.) 3065 West Capitol Avenue, (916) 374-0697
Salvation Army (call 1-800-SA-TRUCK or go online at http://www.satruck.org/search to schedule a pick-up.
Vehicle Donations Many charitable organizations accept cars, trucks and boats as a tax-deductible donation. Search "vehicle donations Sacramento" in your search engine to find local organizations.
Recycle City, 3348 Jefferson Blvd. By appointment only.
Call (916) 617-2007 for more information
Yolo County Central Landfill, 44090 County Rd. 28H, Woodland, CA 95776 accepts sharps as part of their residential household hazardous waste program. Call (530) 666-8729 or Click for more information. Seniors and disabled residents may be eligible for a FREE House hold hazardous waste pick up. Call (916) 617-4656 to schedule a pick up appointment.
Single-Use Plastic Bags:
Most West Sacramento Grocers accept single-use plastic bags for recycling. Contact the store directly for more information.
Used Motor Oil and Filters:
In addition to the residential curbside pickup program for used oil and filters, you may also recycle used oil and filters at:
Autozone, 1400 W. Capitol Ave., West Sacramento (916) 372-6386
O'Reilly Auto Parts, 709 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento. (916) 372-1411
Can't find the information you are looking for?
Call the City at (916) 617-4590 with your refuse and recycling questions.
* Disclaimer: The City of West Sacramento Environmental Services Division is not liable for any information, errors or omissions in the listing of recycling and disposal opportunities. Nor do we endorse any particular business or guarantee the ongoing accuracy of any information regarding materials, services or products.