Ukiah Transfer Station & Recycling Center
3151 Taylor Drive, Ukiah | (707) 234-6400
Monday – Saturday 8am – 4pm
Closed on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Materials accepted at no charge:

  • Scrap Metal
  • Consumer electronics (televisions, computers, monitors, stereos, VCRs, cell phones, etc.)
  • Household batteries
  • Automobile batteries
  • Motor oil and filters
  • Household recyclables including newspaper, cardboard, office paper, food and beverage glass, steel cans, and plastic food, beverage containers, clean film plastic such as grocery bags, plastic wrap and shrink wrap
  • Rigid plastic containers such as 5 gallon buckets, plastic storage containers, resin patio chairs and laundry baskets

Materials accepted for a fee:

  • Appliances such as washers, dryers, refrigerators, freezers, water heaters, air conditioners, dishwashers and microwaves

Payment accepted: cash, debit card or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover)

Additional Services Available

Recyclables Buy-Back

The Transfer Station operates a state-certified buy-back where customers can redeem containers that have California Redemption Value (CRV).

Open Monday – Saturday 8am – 1pm


Scrap Metal Buy-Back

The Scrap Metal Buy-Back Center formerly located at the Transfer Station has moved down the road to 3515 Taylor Drive.

Metals purchased include aluminum, copper, brass, radiators, insulated and clean wire, stainless steel, lead and similar materials. Now also buying batteries.

Open Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 4 pm. Customers must provide proper identification before purchases can be made.


Compost and Landscape Materials

Compost is available in bulk or in bags. Our compost is made from recycled municipal green waste. We also sell a variety of recycled landscape materials at competitive prices. See price information (PDF).

Open Monday – Saturday 8am – 4pm. Call (707) 234-6400 for delivery information.