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, or view the printer-friendly
The Salt Lake Valley Landfill 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, via
For instructions on how the SLV Landfill will accept the asbestos containing material, please visit the
Fill dirt is accepted at the rate of $5.35/ton. All commercial quantities of dirt must first be inspected for contamination by our Environmental Manager, Tom Burrup.
Chemically and physically clean dirt may be accepted at no charge. Must be pre-approved by Tom Burrup. For specific standards and all questions regarding dirt disposal, please contact Tom Burrup via email.
Items such as couches, futons, mattresses, dressers, etc. are accepted.
Additional fees for mattresses may apply, please check the "Mattresses" tab.
consider donation if your furniture is still in good shape.
All your tree limbs, grass clippings, and leaves are considered green waste. We cannot accept tree branches bigger than 12 inches in diameter as green waste. If your load contains branches bigger than 12 inches, it will not be disposed at the green waste area.
If your green waste is bagged, you will be charged the
mixed trash rate.
You may be able to purchase a separate household green-waste curbside bin.
Call to see if your city offers this service.
Household Hazardous Waste is 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. Please call 385.468.3862 or
visit their website for more information.
Freon containing items such as refrigerators, freezers and a/c units are accepted at $12 per unit. The Freon and other refrigerants will be removed for proper disposal according to federal regulations before the items are recycled.
No commercial refrigerators or freezers are accepted.
Recycling bins are located outside of the landfill gates and are available to the public at no charge. There are bins for glass, cardboard, paper, plastic/metal cans, and clothing.
Tires without rims are accepted for $2.00 each. Tires with rims are accepted for $3.00 each. There is a limit of 4 tires per load.
For larger quantities of tires, please visit
Liberty Tire Recycling.