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Santa Cruz Resource Recovery Facility


605 Dimeo Ln
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Service Area: Santa Cruz, North Santa Cruz County

831-420-6270

Notes: Hours: Saturday, 7:30am-2:30pm.

Free for City of Santa Cruz residents. Disposal charge for North County residents. Proof of residency required. Sharps must be in a red sharps container. The Household Hazardous Waste team will pick up hazardous wastes from residents who are physically unable to bring their waste to a collection facility. To arrange for pickup at no charge, please leave a message on the Household Hazardous Waste Hotline at 831-454-2606, option 13.

It is against the law in the state of California to dispose of sharps in the household trash.

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Listing Data Last Modified: 06/29/2021