FREE Curbside Pickup

Colfax offers free curbside pickup of:

  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries (household & auto)
  • E-waste
  • Fluorescent tubes & bulbs
  • FOG
  • Motor oil & filters

Items are picked up by appointment only.  Items left out without an appointment will not be collected.  Service not available in all areas – call Recology to confirm: (530) 885-3735

FREE Battery Drop-Off


In addition to free pickup, Colfax makes battery disposal easy by allowing you to drop them off at your favorite stores.

Colfax Battery Drop-Off Locations

City of Colfax

Colfax’s waste collection services are provided by Recology Auburn Placer. Contact Recology for questions related to your waste collection service, doorstep pickup appointments and dumpster rentals. Contact the City of Colfax or visit their website for additional solid waste program information:

Phone: (530) 346-2313

Recology Auburn Placer

Phone: (530) 885-3735