What Can I Recycle?

Click here to see a full list of items accepted at Larimer County's Recycling Containers.

Location & Hours

Location: Larimer County Landfill, 5887 South Taft Hill Road, Fort Collins (2 miles south of Harmony Road)
Phone: (970) 372-3362
Fax: (970) 226-0524
Drop-off Hours: Monday - Saturday 8:00 - 4:30. The Recycling Center drop-off area is also closed whenever the Landfill is closed due to wind.

Rural Recycling Drop-Off Sites

The Larimer County Department of Solid Waste also maintains roll-off recycling containers in Berthoud, Wellington, Red Feather Lakes, Estes Park, and at Rocky Mountain National Park headquarters. Learn more about the residential convenience centers.

Tour Information

The Recycling Center offers tours to the public along with the Garbage Garage Education Center tour. School groups, scout troops, businesses and other groups interested in learning more about the recycling center can call (970) 498-5772 to add a tour of the facility to your visit.

Recycling Data

View the Current Prices being offered at the Larimer County Recycling Center for recyclable materials. EXCEPT FOR ALUMINUM, THE MINIMUM LOAD REQUIRED IS 400 POUNDS. Any amount of aluminum (cans only) is accepted. PLASTIC BAGS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.

View the Amount of Recyclables Processed over the years at the Larimer County Recycling Center.