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$50.00 - Individual
$75.00 - Supporter
$100.00 - Family
$150.00 - Vigilant Support
$250.00 - Sustainer
$500.00 - Primo Partner
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Address:
537 Main Street
P.O. Box 223
Alamosa, Colorado 81101
Phone: (719) 589-1518
E-mail:

info@slvec.org

Where can I recycle my stuff?

 

Where can I recycle _________? (under construction, last updated 7-12-17)

 

Alamosa Recycling Center:

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Electronics, - WSB Computer Services in Alamosa (fee) - 21 Craft Drive. www.wsbcs.net. (729) 589-8940

 

Batteries - WSB Computer Services, Colorado Recycles (in Monte Vista), SLV Regional Landfill

 

 

Clean plastic shopping bags or plastic film - Walmart, Safeway, City Market in Alamosa; check your local grocery store.

 

Plastic baling twine/hay strings - Big R in Alamosa, or Monte Vista Coop in Monte Vista.

 

Paint - Monte Vista Coop, Habitat for Humanity Store in Alamosa

 

Motor Oil - San Luis Valley Regional Landfill (DIY)

 

 

Lightbulbs - SLV Regional Landfill

Curbside recycling services - MDS Muley's out of Del Norte, and Rossi's Trash Service in Conejos Co.

 

 

Tires - Ace in Your Pocket (fee),  Alamosa.

 

 

Big items - furniture, mattresses, stuff I can't recycle but is still usable - call your local thrift store (such as Rainbow's End), most will pick up! Also see Waste Free SLV info below. 

 

Check out this website about recycling/disposing of mattresses

https://www.tuck.com/mattress-disposal/

 

 

Big items - furniture, mattresses that can't be re-used - Call your local waste hauler. Alamosa has two big item pickups a year. WM will pick up if called, etc. More info to come.

 

Local Waste Hauler information (pending)

 

Local Recycler information:

 

 

Alamosa Recycling Center (Drop off center: City of Alamosa)

1130 Old Airport Rd., Alamosa

Contact: Keith Price, Recycling Coordinator (719) 937-8358

Pat Steenburg, Public Works Director, (719) 588-5880, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://cityofalamosa.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/recycling_hours_map_web.pdf

 

Muley’s MDS Trash Service (curbside pickup: Mineral & Rio Grande Counties)

John & Melissa Graham

P.O. Box 368, Creede, CO 81130

(719) 658-3060

http://www.mdssolidwaste.com/

 

Bill Burch & Tina Miani (Pick up: Crestone, Baca, Saguache, South Fork, Del Norte)

Waste Free SLV

0052 Buck St. #2

P.O. Box 886

South Fork, CO 81154

(719) 588-2703 (Bill)

(719) 588-2447 (Tina)

Cardboard, metals, glass, couches, mattresses, plastics, (1-7), fibers, bubble wrap, shrink wrap, chickboard, paper milk cartons

 

Star Steel & Supply (Drop off and pick up)

(719) 589-5385

All metals: ferrous & non-ferrous (nonmagnetic). Will pay $60/ton for steel and scrap metal.

 

Plastic baling twine project

Drop offs at Big R, Monte Vista Co-op

 

Mary: ASU Community Partnerships (Executive Director)

208 Edgemont Blvd., Alamosa

(719) 587-7372

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Plastic baling twine, printer cartridges, bottle tops

 

Colorado Recycling (Drop off and pick up)

Louis Gallegos

Britney Gallegos

1567 U.S. Hwy 160 E

Monte Vista, CO 81144

Britney: (719) 580-0507 (cell)

(719)852-6131

All metals, batteries, vehicles, telecommunications wires

Ship to Capital Scrap Metals in Santa Fe

 

WSB eRecyclers (Drop off, fee)

Jenine Manesiotis (VP)

21 Craft Drive, Alamosa

(719) 589-8940

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Electronics, batteries

Metals to CO Recycles

Rest to Blue Star Recycling in Pueblo

 

Drop off for ASU students/staff: 

Adams State University Facilities (Drop off for ASU)

Rodney Martinez

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

www.adams.edu/sustainability (EARTH website)

Recycling goes to Alamosa Recycling Center

 

 

Ace in Your Pocket (drop off - fee)

Stacy Peters

(719) 587-0191

Tires

 

 

Walmart pharmacy: white stock pill bottles

 

 

Habitat For Humanity 

Aluminum cans (Drop off sites throughout Alamosa),

Re-usable items - see Habitat for Humanity ReStore

 

 

Great Sand Dunes National Park (Drop off bins in amphitheater, campgrounds)

#1-7 plastic, aluminum cans, glass, steel cans, propane bottles

Picked up by Upper Arkansas Valley Recyclers in Salida

Recycle 20,000 lbs/yr 

 

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For more information, please call or email Kristina at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or (719) 588-5127.