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Recycling information and locations:

No Glass Recycling “AT THIS TIME”

Accepted Recyclables:

#1 and #2 Plastics
PET or PETE - #1 Plastics:

"Polyethylene Terephthalate" Clear or green, glossy, rigid containers that sink in water Salad dressing bottles and other food and drink containers Clear and green soda bottles Cooking oil bottles, peanut butter jars

HDPE - #2 Plastics:

"High Density Polyethylene" Milky or solid colors and rigid containers Milk jugs and yogurt or margarine tubs. Detergent bottles, shampoo bottles, and other containers.

Aluminum & Steel Cans
Electronic Waste
Florescent Lights
Old Corrugated Cardboard
Old Mixed Paper
  • Separate from other commodities
Refrigerant Containing Appliances
Scrap Metal


Mel Jarmon, Landfill Manager
26100 County Road F
Cortez, CO 81321-8104

Phone: (970) 565-9858
FAX: (970) 565-9309
Hours of Operation: Monday — Saturday, 8 am to 4 pm