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The Merced Regional Waste Authority offers a searchable Recycling Guide so you can find out what to put into your curbside carts, and where to take items that you can't toss. Click here to start searching now.


2018 Quarterly Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events are scheduled to allow for the drop off of old or unused chemicals, paints, sprays, cleaners, etc..
Visit our HHW page
for dates and for more information.


The two landfills will have extended hours until 3:30 PM on every first Saturday of the month.
Visit our Landfills page for more information on operating hours and landfill rates.


The Merced County Sheriff's Department now accepts unused/expired prescription medication through a drop-off slot outside of the 700 W. 22nd Street office in Merced. Click here for more information.

Community Clean-up Dates are provided by your City or the County. These dates are listed by month on our calendar (more detailed info is available from your City or the County's Public Works Departments)
Visit the Landfills page for the calendar


Are you aware of the Mandatory Commercial Recycling Law and Organics Diversion Mandate?
Learn more about AB 341 and AB 1826.


For more press releases and news articles, please visit our News section.


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