Unincorporated Placer County

FREE Curbside Pickup

Placer County offers free curbside pickup of:

  • 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, Placer County makes battery disposal easy by allowing you to drop them off at your favorite stores.

Placer County Battery Drop-Off Locations

Unincorporated Placer County

Placer County’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 County of Placer or visit their website for additional solid waste program information:

Phone: (530) 889-6846
Email: recycle@placer.ca.gov
Website: www.placer.ca.gov/recycle

Recology Auburn Placer

Phone: (530) 885-3735
Website: www.recologyauburnplacer.com