The San Luis Valley Regional Solid Waste Authority is a Solid Waste only facility and operates under a permit issued from the State of Colorado. The following wastes are unaccepted for disposal at the San Luis Valley Regional Solid Waste Authority.
|Electronics: The State of Colorado prohibits disposing of electronics (TV’s, Computer peripherals, small appliances, etc.) at the SLV Landfill.
The SLV Landfill is currently a trial to be an Electronics Collection Facility. For more information and fees click here
|Metals: The State Of Colorado prohibits disposing of all metal such as (bbq-grill, appliances, bikes, bed frames, etc.) at the SLV Landfill working face. Metal bins are provided on-site for metal disposal. Metals can also be taken to a scrap metal recycle-er for disposal.
|Hazardous Wastes: View the unacceptable Hazardous Wastes list. Common hazardous wastes: Paint, Motor Oil, Batteries, Appliances w/Freon, Lawn & Garden Chemicals, Fluorescent light bulbs, , etc.,
|Tires: Tires are not allowed to be disposed of in the SLV Landfill working face. Tires should be unloaded in our Waste Tire area. Tires are charged an additional fee.
|Hot ashes and burn barrels should be “out” for at least fourteen days.
|Special Wastes such as Asbestos (friable and non-friable), Petroleum contaminated soils and Medical Waste must be approved by the Landfill Manager
|Out-of-county waste must be approved by the Landfill Manager
|Cannabis Waste: The use of a flammable solvent in production (soaking) of a marijuana/hemp concentrate causes the marijuana/hemp waste to become a ignitable waste that is not currently accepted at the San Luis Valley Regional Solid Waste Authority
The San Luis Valley Regional Solid Waste Authority reserves the right to refuse any or all incoming waste.
View the list of items the SLV Landfill accepts for recycling Recycling