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Materials Accepted

The Salt Lake Valley Landfill accepts all municipal solid waste. More information about hard-to-recycle items can be found at the Salt Lake County Recycle website.

MATERIALS ACCEPTED (alphabetically)

AC Units

Additional charge at $20.00 each

Appliances

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Asbestos

Accepts friable and non-friable asbestos. Friable asbestos is accepted at the rate of $500/ton and non-friable asbestos is accepted at $100/ton. Prices will be pro-rated according to the weight of the asbestos- containing material being disposed.

If you have any additional questions regarding asbestos disposal at the landfill, please contact our Environmental Manager, Tom Burrup, at tburrup@slco.org

 

Asphalt
Accepted at $12.00/ton
BBQ Grills

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00

Boats

Accepted at $32/ton. All fluids, tanks, batteries, and refrigerators must be removed. Must not contain excessive garbage or prohibited items.

Proof of ownership by a bill of sale or old registration. The DMV requires proof of ownership for any item that requires registration. If you do not have a proof of ownership, please contact the DMV.

Box Springs and Mattresses

Additional charge at $15.00 each

Cabinets

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Campers

Accepted at $32/ton. All fluids, tanks, batteries, and refrigerators must be removed. Must not contain excessive garbage or prohibited items.

Proof of ownership by a bill of sale or old registration. The DMV requires proof of ownership for any item that requires registration. If you do not have a proof of ownership, please contact the DMV.

Carpet and Carpet Pad

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Chairs

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum of fee $15.00 

Concrete

Accepted at $12.00/ton

Construction Debris

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum of $15.00 

Couches

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00

Electronics
The Health Department's Household Hazardous Waste facility accepts electronics, including CRT TVs, at both the Salt Lake Valley and  Trans-Jordan Landfill locations.
Dirt

Commercial loads must be pre-approved by Tom Burrup. For specific standards and all questions regarding dirt disposal, please contact Tom Burrup at tburrup@slco.org.

Residential loads at $12.00/ton

 

Dryers

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Fencing

Wood, Metal or Vinyl are accepted at $32.00/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Flooring

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00

Freezers and Refrigerators

Additional charge at $20.00 each

Residential only

Freon

Freon containing items such as residential only refrigerators, freezers, drinking water coolers, and a/c units are accepted. The Freon and other refrigerants will be removed for proper disposal according to federal regulations before the items are recycled.

Additional charge at $20.00 each

Furniture

Couches, futons, dressers, etc. are accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Green Waste

Tree limbs, grass clipping, and leaves are accepted at $17/ton 

 

 

Household Hazardous Waste

Anything in and around your home that is poisonous, flammable, corrosive or toxic. It is many of your cleaning supplies, paint,  yard care chemicals, pesticides, fuels, batteries, electronics, used oil and antifreeze.

Salt Lake County Health Department operates a Household Hazardous Waste facility on Salt Lake Valley and Trans-Jordan landfill properties. Visit their website for more information. 

Lumber

Wood materials are accepted at $32.00/ton

Mattresses and Box Springs

Additional charge at $15.00 each

Mobile Homes
Accepted with a minimum fee of $300.00. All fluids and refrigerators must be removed. The DMV requires proof of ownership for any item that requires registration. If you do not have a proof of ownership, please contact the DMV.
Pre-Approved Cover Material
Materials that can be used as daily cover at the landfill, such as shredded tires, auto fluff, etc., are accepted at the rate of $12.00/ton. Must be pre-approved by Tom Burrup at tburrup @slco.org
Railroad Ties

Accepted at $32/ton

Recycling

Residential Recycling Only (No Commercial) 

Please proceed to the Landfill Scales for directions to the recycling bins. There are bins for flattened cardboard, plastic bottles, metal cans, glass bottles, and clothing.  No plastic bags, styrofoam, or fast food to-go containers.

 

 

Refrigerators and Freezers

Additional charge at $20.00 each

Residential only

Roofing

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Sod
Accepted at $12.00/ton
Special Waste (Large quantities of food, etc.)
Waste classified as special handling, such as animal carcasses and large quantities of food waste, will be accepted at the rate of $100/ton. Prices will be pro-rated according to the weight of the material being disposed. For all questions regarding special waste or if a certificate of destruction is needed, please contact Tom Burrup. He can be reached tburrup@slco.org
Tires

Limit of 4 tires per load

Additional charge at $3.00 each

 

Treadmills

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum of $15.00 

Washers

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Water Heaters

Accepted at $32/ton with a minimum fee of $15.00 

Salt Lake Valley Landfill
6030 W. California Ave.  (1300 S.)
Salt Lake City , UT 84104