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 Recycle Guide
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 email.
For instructions on how the SLV Landfill will accept the asbestos containing material, please visit the DEQ website.
Asphalt and Concrete
Campers and Boats
Fill dirt is accepted at the soil rate. Some commercial quantities of dirt may be accepted at no charge. These loads 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.
Please consider donation if your furniture is still in good shape.
Green Waste (grass clippings, tree trimmings, etc.)
Household Hazardous Waste (Chemicals, paint, light bulbs, etc.)
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.
Items Containing Freon (Refrigerators, a/c units, etc.)
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.
Pre-Approved Cover Material
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.
Special Waste (Large quantities of food, etc.)
Tires 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.