Durango Recycling Center

Recycle Center


710 Tech Center Drive

Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM

The Recycle Center will be closed on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th. The Center will reopen on Saturday, November 30 9 AM - 5 PM.

Recycle Center Drop-off

  • Single Stream
    • City of Durango residents who pay for single stream service on their monthly utility bill can bring extra properly prepared single stream material to the Recycle Center free of charge with a current City of Durango residential utility bill
    • Non-residents can bring single stream to the Recycle Center for $4 per 60 gallons of material during regular opening hours.
  • Glass
    • Mixed glass is accepted for free  (residential customers only) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. No proof of residency required.
  • Electronics
    • Small quantities of electronics (6 items or less) are accepted on Saturdays 9 am - 5 pm
    • Rates vary by item.
  • Batteries
    • Household dry-cell batteries (e.g. AAA, AA, C, D, and 9-volt) area accepted during regular opening hours for $2 per pound (one pound minimum.)
  • Commercial
    • Single Stream: $4 per cubic yard
      • Monday through Friday 9 AM - 2 PM
    • Cardboard: $4 per cubic yard
      • Monday through Friday 9 am - 2 pm
      • Saturday 2:30 to 4:30 pm by appointment only. Please call (970) 375-5004 to set up an appointment
    • Electronics: Rates vary by item
      • Friday by appointment only. Please call (970) 375-5004 to set up an appointment.

Schedule a Tour

To schedule a tour of the Durango Recycling Center please call (970) 375-4834 or e-mail Joey.Medina@durangogov.org.