News and Announcements

Composting Project - California Alliance for Community Composting

From the Humboldt County Local Enforcement Agency (LEA):

posted: 11.08.20

Eureka Recycling Center & Hazardous Waste Days Of Service

Effective Monday, October 5th Humboldt Waste Management Authority’s Eureka Recycling Center will resume recycling drop-off services 7 days a week, with the Hazardous Waste Facility resuming residential drop-off services 6 days a week. CRV Buyback services have been discontinued.

posted: 10.09.20

Christmas Tree Disposal 2019/2020

Christmas tree drop off begins the day after Christmas - Thursday, December 26, 2019 - at the Hawthorne Street Transfer Station! Look for the blue bin across the street from the HWMA Scalehouse at 1059 W. Hawthorne Street, Eureka, CA 95501.

posted: 12.16.19

Hazardous Waste Facility Closure

Humboldt Waste Management Authority's Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility will be closed for maintenance January 11th through January 20th 2019.

If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment for another date please Call (707) 441-2005. 

posted: 01.07.19

Monthly Hazardous Waste Collection November

Humboldt Waste Management Authority held its monthly Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on the first saturday of the month on November 4th, 2017.

posted: 11.20.17

Come get WASTED with ECO Eureka (for free)

This documentary centers itself around creating messages of environmental protection through attentive reduction of food waste

posted: 11.10.17

Monthly Hazardous Waste Collection October

Humboldt Waste Management Authority held its monthly Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on the first saturday of the month, October 7th, 2017.

 

posted: 11.10.17

Mandatory Organics Recycling (AB 1826)

With the passage of AB 1826, new organic recycling requirements will be phased in over several years so while this may not affect you now it can in the future.

posted: 04.14.17

Mandatory Commercial Recycling (AB 341)

As of July 1, 2012, AB 341 requires that businesses generating four cubic yards or more of solid waste per week, and multi-family apartment units of five or more, must recycle. The method of recycling depends on which collection methods are available in your geographic area.

posted: 04.14.17