Trash and Recycling Information

Recycling service is free to all trash customers in the Westport area.  Businesses and apartment complexes which choose to recycle can obtain, at no extra charge, containers of appropriate size to accept mixed paper and cardboard, glass bottles and jars, as well as plastic and metal beverage containers.  Business owners and apartment complex managers, please contact Jennifer Lombari at for a free consultation and for help saving money and reducing your waste. Recycling and diversion are encouraged by the County of Mendocino.

Westport Transfer Station

The Westport Transfer Station accepts the following recyclables without charge:

  • Consumer Electronics (Televisions, computers, monitors, stereos, VCRs, phones, etc.)
  • Automobile batteries
  • Newspaper, cardboard, office paper, food and beverage glass, steel cans, and plastic food and beverage containers.

The Westport Transfer Station Recycling Center pays for the following recyclables:

  • The Westport Transfer Station operates a state-certified buy-back where customers can redeem containers which have California Redemption Value (CRV). Material brought for redemption must be segregated by product type and separated from other materials.

Curbside Trash and Recycling Service

Solid Waste of Willits:

  • 350 Franklin St., Willits
  • 800-694-2722

Curbside pickup service available: trash and recycling pickup for aluminum cans, glass bottles jars,plastic bottles, newspaper, phone books, magazines, cardboard, boxboard, junk mail, white paper, and rinsed milk cartons.



HazMobile accepts these items: aerosol cans, antifreeze, asbestos, batteries, brake fluid, corrosives, flourescent lights, gasoline, glues, herbicides, medicines, motor oil, oil filters, oven cleaners, paint, paint thinner, pesticides, photo chemicals, poisons, polishes, pool chemicals, propane canisters, and solvents.
Excluded items include: flares, ammunition, explosives, radioactive wastes, compressed gas cylinders larger than 5 gallons.
HazMobile schedule and more HazMobile information.

Please contact the Mendocino County Recycling Hotline at 707-468-9704 with any further questions.