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FAQ

Materials Recovery Facility or MRF



MRF/Disposal facility will begin to remodel its operation in Spring of 2019.

All services will continue during the remodel, phasing over the following 3 years.

Be cautious and follow all instructions.


4100 Throwita Way, Placerville, CA - (530) 626-4141

Open: 8AM - 5PM
7 Days a Week

Open: 8AM - 2PM
Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, New Years Eve

Closed: Christmas Day New Years Day

Save time and check out real time traffic and lines at our MRF below!

Rates

Description Measure Amount
Minimum Load (up to 2 cans 1/2 Cubic Yard or One 55 gal drum) Load $12.06
Additional 55 Gallon Drum of household waste Each $9.76
Per additional 32 gal can of household waste Each $7.48
Mixed Loose Waste (Greater than 1/2 cubic yard) Yard $16.50
Clean Wood Waste (not painted, burnt, or chemically treated) Yard $12.08
Clean Yard Waste/clippings/small limbs (no plastic bags) - min 1 yard Yard $11.79
Unsecured Load Fee *A fee of 25% to the rate of the load will be imposed for any load being brought to the MRF without the vehicle load being covered to prevent waste or recycled material from blowing or falling from the load.
**A fee of 25% applied to the rate will be imposed for any load of mixed waste that includes recyclable material. Recycling can be dropped off for free if segregated prior to entering the facility.
Description Measure Amount
Appliances* Each $16.07
* An additional charge of $22.47 will be applied for the removal of freon gases and motor(s), and any other hazardous wastes. All hazardous materials must be removed by a Certified Appliance Recycler (CAR) as required by the State of California Department of Toxic Substances Control. Certificate proof is required.
Mattresses/Box Springs - California Mattress Recycling Each $0.00
Stumps (wider than 18") Ton $131.76
Dead Animals - Small (cat, dog, goats, and deer) Each $25.00
Dead Animals - Mid Size (Large goats, sheep, pigs) Each $50.00
Concrete/Asphalt/Brick/Dirt/Tar or combination thereof Ton $93.13
Mixed C&D Self Haul Yard $21.09
Mixed C&D and Roofing(Asphalt/Composition/Tile) Ton $93.13
Tires - Less than 19.5" (on rim add $11.67 each) Each $5.00
Tires - Between 20" - 24"(on rim add $17.50 each) Each $9.52
Tires - 24.5" and larger Each $87.89
Waste Mixed with Dirt Ton $114.23
Unsecured Load Fee *A fee of 25% to the rate of the load will be imposed for any load being brought to the MRF without the vehicle load being covered to prevent waste or recycled material from blowing or falling from the load.
**A fee of 25% applied to the rate will be imposed for any load of mixed waste that includes recyclable material. Recycling can be dropped off for free if segregated prior to entering the facility.
Description Measure Amount
MSW W/ Blue Bag Recycling - Compacted Ton $93.13
MSW - Compacted Ton $96.67
Clean Wood/Lumber Ton $49.24
Clean Concrete Loads (No wood, steel, tile, or Re-Bar) Ton $26.63
Compactor or Debris Box Waste - Commercial Ton $96.67
Unsecured Load Fee *A fee of 25% to the rate of the load will be imposed for any load being brought to the MRF without the vehicle load being covered to prevent waste or recycled material from blowing or falling from the load.
**A fee of 25% applied to the rate will be imposed for any load of mixed waste that includes recyclable material. Recycling can be dropped off for free if segregated prior to entering the facility.
Televisions Cordless Phones
Computer monitors and CPU Fax Machines
Copiers Phones
Radios, and Stereos CD Players
DVD Players Satellite Receivers (but not dish)
Household Hazardous Waste can be dropped off on Friday - Sunday from 9:00 - 4:00 pm for free
Propane Tanks are a free drop off with a *Limit of 4 single use tanks or 2 five gallon tanks.
Due to Department Of Transportation Laws there is a limit of 15 gallons of hazardous waste (combined total) that can be transported at one time.
Limit fluorescent bulbs and tubes and bulbs to 15.
Household batteries may be taken to our recycle centers Tuesday - Saturday free of charge, positive & negative ends of batteries must be taped with clear tape. No duct tape.
* Commercial amounts of Hazardous Waste coming from a Business source will need to have a Hazardous Waste Account set up and is charged.

Material Recovery Facility (MRF) Voucher

MRF vouchers are provided to residential customers of El Dorado Disposal based on the municipality the service address is located in. MRF vouchers are valid within the time frame posted on the voucher. To redeem your MRF Voucher please fill out the voucher with the residential account holder’s name, address and account number.

  • Residential accounts must be in a current status
  • Curbside Residential Collection Vouchers may not be redeemed at the MRF
  • Hazardous materials are prohibited.
  • Appliances requiring the removal of Freon or other hazardous material will be charged a $20.00 handling fee.

FAQ

Material such as, rocks, concrete, brick, tile, roofing, stone building materials, dirt and stumps are required to be weighed due to density of transportation. The vouchers are applied to cubic yards and not weight.

Sod is not acceptable green waste material. It is contaminated with dirt.

Green waste is considered to be lawn clippings, tree trimmings, bush trimmings, pine needles, leaves, grass, pruning and green material that grows above ground. Green waste is not roots, root systems, stumps, and tree trunks larger than 18” in diameter or items stored in your yard.

One cubic yard is 3’ x 3’ x 3’. Our gate house attendants are all trained on properly measuring cubic yards.

Yes, you will be charged the difference in yardage for the specified materials. Any specific items such as tires, appliances and microwaves will be charged according to the posted price list.

El Dorado County Ordinance requires all loads brought to the MRF are secured. Any load deemed unsecure will be charged an additional 25% of the cost of the load. Please ensure all material is secured within your vehicle to prevent litter and more importantly the safety of other drivers.

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