Recycling yard waste in Colorado

Below is a list of companies by state region that accepts yard waste and landscape debris. For definitions of terms used in this list, see the bottom of the page.


Recycling Centers

A-1 Organics Mountain States
2300 Radcliff Ave, Sheridan, CO 80110
A-1 Organics Eaton
16350 WCR 76, Eaton, CO 80615

Tree limbs, stumps, trunks, logs, clean wood (unpainted, untreated), brush, grass, leaves, sod and clean soil.  Also takes clean ground chipped wood (mulch), sawdust, clean wooden pallets & crates, engineered wood (OSB, plywood, hardboard, particleboard), and drywall (new gypsum board only and must be manufactured in the USA, unpainted, with no plastic, concrete or fiber mesh)

Aesthetic Alternative Recycling, LLC
2450 S Syracuse Way, Denver, CO 80231
Grass, leaves, mulch, wood chips, plants, tree debris and branches

All Recycle North
5350 Washington St, Denver, CO 80216
All yard waste

Allied Recycled Aggregates
7901 US-85, Commerce City, CO 80022
Concrete and asphalt

Alpine Waste & Recycling
7373 Washington St., Denver, CO 80229
Composting, recycling, waste collection

Colorado Landscape Materials & Recycling
6300 W. 49th Drive, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
All yard waste

Garden Center of Colorado
Multiple locations
Plastic garden pots

Jensen Sales Co.
8980 S Santa Fe Dr, Littleton, CO 80125
Tree branches up to 10" diameter

Mendoza Used Brick and Demolition Services
701 W 64th Ave, Denver, CO 80221
Brick and stone

Oxford Recycling, Inc.
2400 W. Oxford Ave., Englewood, CO 80110
concrete, asphalt, tree branches, and untreated lumber

Recycled Materials Co, Inc.
Multiple locations
Concrete and asphalt 

Removal Services

Anything Goes
2900 Broadway St # 115, Denver, CO 80216
asphalt, brick, cinder blocks, compost piles, concrete, gravel, lawn furniture, mulch, tree limbs
Parker, CO
Will consider removal of small loads of plant material, remodeling waste, and other household junk in the Parker/SE Aurora area

John Egart's Tree Service
Denver, CO 
trees and stumps

Rubbish Works of Denver
600 17th St #2800Denver, CO 80202
sod, leaves, plants, flower pots, mulch, sand, rock, trees 


Recycling Centers

Center for Resource Conservation
6400 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO 80303
PVC pipe 4' or longer

Garden Center of Colorado
Multiple locations
Plastic garden pots

Greeley Organic Waste Center
1130 E 8th St Greeley, Colorado 80631
Grass, leaves, plants, untreated wood, tree debris and branches

Hageman Earth Cycle, Inc.
3501 East Prospect Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80525
Grass, leaves, sod, cedar shingles, rocks and gravel, tree branches, up to 32" diameter and less than 5' in length; logs, up to 48" diameter

Longmont Waste Diversion Center
140 Martin St., Longmont, CO 80501
grass clippings, leaves, and tree branches

Loveland Recycling Center
400 N. Wilson Avenue, Loveland, CO 80537
grass clippings, leaves, untreated wood, pallets, and tree branches

Select Materials
17269 County Rd. 12, Fort Lupton, CO 80621
grass clippings, tree limbs, yard waste

Waste-Not Recycling
1065 Poplar St., Johnstown, CO 80534
All yard waste

Western Disposal Services
5880 Butte Mill Road, Boulder, CO 80301
Grass, leaves, plants, sawdust


Recycling Centers

Rocky Mountain Materials Co, Inc.
South location: 8965 South Highway, 84/65, Colorado Springs, CO 80906; East location: 2725 Capital Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80915

Rocky Top Resources
1755 E Las Vegas St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Grass, leaves, plants, mulch, topsoil, tree debris, Christmas trees, untreated wood


Recycling Centers

Alpine Waste & Recycling
8201 Schumaker Rd, Bennet, CO 80102
All yard waste; tree branches up to 12" in diameter; trees and stumps up to 3' in diameter


Recycling Centers

Gilpin County
Mile Marker 15, Hwy 119, Black Hawk, CO
Tree branches and logs up to 6" in diameter; will also accept hot logs

Mesa County Landfill
3071 U.S. Highway 50, Grand Junction, CO 81503
Grass clippings, leaves, manure, straw, tree branches up to 6' in length and 3" in diameter, contaminated soils, hazardous waste

S&S Recycling
1915 N. Townsend Ave., Montrose, CO 81401
Plants, leaves, grass clippings, tree debris, tree branches up to 6" in diameter

Summit County Waste Facility
639 CR 66 (Landfill Rd.), Dillon, CO 80435
untreated wood waste


Tree debris: small branches, leaves, sticks, etc. 
All yard waste: no restrictions; includes concrete and asphalt
Hazardous: paint, cleaning supplies, some treated products 
Hot logs: infested with live beetles  
Treated: treated wood includes paint, varnish, etc. 
Tree branches: if restrictions not specified, then there is no size limit 
Wood: includes lumber, branches, bush branches, etc.