Unacceptable Waste

  • Electronic items such as computers, computer-related parts, cell phones, televisions, and stereos.
  • Debris from construction or demolition, including discarded building materials such as: drywall, roofing, brick, stone, roofing material and wood.
  • Mattresses
  • Batteries
  • Appliances with Freon
  • Tires
  • Asbestos
  • Barrels with liquid inside
  • Chemicals
  • Oil
  • Paint

All of these items must be disposed of at the Montezuma County Landfill. Call 970.565.9858 for pricing and special instructions.

Please dispose of needles properly:  Never throw loose needles in the garbage.  Loose or protruding needles (sharps) are a danger to everyone, especially trash collectors.  They can cause accidental needle-stick injuries that may require, at a minimum, testing for HIV and hepatitis.