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Durango Recycling Center

Durango Recycle Center

Durango Recycle Center


Location
710 Tech Center Drive

Hours of Operation
Please do not leave material outside of the Recycle Center, bring material only during open hours.

Regular hours are Monday through Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

The Recycle Center will be closed on Monday, September 3rd in observance of Labor Day. The center will reopen at 9am on Tuesday, September 4th. All trash and recycling collections will take place as scheduled.

The Recycle Center will be closed on September 8th - 10th for scheduled maintenance. The center will reopen at 9 am on Tuesday, September 11th.

The 24-hour free public glass drop-off will remain open during this time.


Click here for information on City of Durango Holiday Garbage and Collection Schedules and sign up for collection reminders at DurangoRecycles.com.

Recycle Center Drop-off

  • Single Stream
    • City of Durango residents who pay for single stream service on their monthly utility bill can bring extra properly prepared single stream material to the Recycle Center free of charge with a current City of Durango residential utility bill
    • Non-residents can bring single stream to the Recycle Center for $3 per 60 gallons of material during regular opening hours.
  • Glass
    • Mixed glass is accepted for free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. No proof of residency required.
  • Electronics
    • Small quantities of electronics are accepted on Saturdays 9 am - 5 pm
    • Rates vary by appliance.
  • Batteries
    • Household dry-cell batteries (e.g. AAA, AA, C, D, and 9-volt) area accepted during regular opening hours for $2 per pound (one pound minimum.)
  • Commercial
    • Single Stream: $3 per cubic yard 
      • Monday through Friday 9 am - 2 pm
    • Cardboard: $3 per cubic yard 
      • Monday through Friday 9 am - 2 pm
      • Saturday 2:30 to 4:30 pm by appointment only. Please call (970) 375-5004 to set up an appointment
    • Electronics: Rates vary by appliance
      • Friday by appointment only. Please call (970) 375-5004 to set up an appointment.

Schedule a Tour
To schedule a tour of the Durango Recycling Center please call (970) 375-4834 or contact us by email.