Waste Management & Recycling

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Young recyclers learn about the three

 "Young recyclers learn about the three Rs: "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle"



"The Waste Management Department manages the safe and sanitary storage, collection, transportation, and disposal of solid waste in Amador County. The Department is also responsible for the design, development, implementation, and promotion of recycling, waste reduction, and waste diversion programs."


What's New

  • 2019 Refuse Rate Adjustment Report **Public Hearing to be held on October 22, 2019**    
  • Free to Amador County Residents - Mattress Recycling!!! 
  • 2020 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule
  • New State Paint Recycling Fee $0.75 / gallon
  • Cooking Oil Recycling Program - call for details (209) 223-6429
  • Waste Reduction and Recycling Guide [pdf]
  • C & D Ordinance No. 1703 - CA Building Code "CAL GREEN" Mandates Construction and Demolition Recycling Requirements - Amador County updated Municipal Code Chapter 7.27 Recycling and Diversion of Construction and Demolition Debris to the 65% requirement on all permitted demolition and construction applications. More information is available through the County Building Department. 


Contact Information
Address: 810 Court Street Jackson, CA 95642
Phone: (209) 223-6429
Business Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



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