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Household Hazardous Waste

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Batteries

Battery Systems, 1601 E. Main St.  Visalia, 734-4948
 Visalia Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center, 335 N. Cain St, Visalia, 733-6441

CA Redemption, Glass, Cans, Paper

Cutler-Orosi
• Cash Recycling Inc., 41339 Road 128, 528-1252
Dinuba
• Cash Recycling Inc. (Northgate Shopping Center), 1010 N. Alta Ave., 
    528-1252
• Cash Recycling Inc. (United Market), 1665 E. El Monte Way, 528-1252
Exeter
• BC Recycling (R-N Market), 655 W. Visalia Rd., 627-6411
• Exeter Recycling Yard, 350 W. Firebaugh, 592-2463
Farmersville
• Tri-County Recycling (Nickel's Payless), 250 E. Visalia Rd., 638-5852
Goshen
• Goshen Recycling Center, 30510 Road 68, 651-1309
Ivanhoe
• Recycle-4-Cash, 32757 Road 160, 798-4535
Lindsay
• BC Recycling (R-N Market), 765 N. Harvard Ave., 627-6411
Pixley
• Tule Trash Co., 366 N. Market Ave, 757-1045
Porterville
• Recycle Center No. 1, 774 W. Olive Ave., 781-9481
• Boomerang Recycling, 187 W. Olive Ave., 781-7124
Tulare
• BC Recycling, 651 W. Prosperity Ave., 627-6411
• BC Recycling, 1543 Bardsley, 627-6411
• BC Recycling (99 Food Market), 1357 South K St., 627-6411
• BC Recycling (Palace Food Depot), 115 S. West St., 627-6411
• Mobile Recycling (Albertson's), 1111 Cherry St., 688-3353 
• Tulare Iron & Metal, 3615 So. K Street, 686-6616
Visalia
• BC Recycling, 1526 N. Dinuba Blvd., 627-6411
• BC Recycling (R-N Market), 737 S. Lovers Lane, 627-6411 
• Central Recycling Service, 8461 Avenue 304, 651-2642
• Sunset Waste Paper, 1707 E. Goshen Ave., 739-1595
• Tulare County Recycling, 26951 Road 140, 741-1766
• Tri-County Recycling (Best Buy Market), 1300 W. Walnut Ave., 
    638-5852
Woodlake
• Tri-County Recycling (Nickel's Payless), 250 E. Antelope Ave., 
    638-5852

CRTs: TVs/ Computer Monitors

The County will not accept computer monitors or TVs at the landfills or transfer stations. The picture tube, also known as a cathode ray tube (CRT), is subject to hazardous waste regulations which went into effect 08/31/01 and must be handled with care.

Goodwill at 732-7922 and American Cancer Society Discovery Shop at 627-1955 will accept only operable color televisions as a donation for continued use. 

Residents of Tulare County (proof of residency required) are welcome to drop off, free of charge, computer equipment/televisions to the following locations:

Recycle America Alliance (Tulare County Recycling)
26951 Road 140, Visalia, CA 
(559) 741-1766

E-Recycling Solutions (CSET)
30498 Diagonal 69, Goshen, CA
(559) 651-1032 or (559) 805-0417

Sunset Waste
1707 E Goshen Ave, Visalia, CA
(559) 739-1595

E-Waste Drop Off Flyer

   Businesses may deliver this material free of charge.  Businesses will be accessed a fee for large office copiers and printers.  Contact the above locations for pricing information.

Grape Stake Wire

Golden State Metals (Metal and Wire ONLY- no wood or vines)
   2000 E. Brundage Lane
   Bakersfield, CA
   661-327-3559
Levi’s Iron & Metal (Metal and Wire ONLY- no wood or vines)
   2727 S. Chestnut Ave
   Fresno, CA
   559-233-3211

Inerts

(Concrete, Asphalt, Brick, Ceramic Tile and Porcelain)

Glen Wells, Goshen, 625-0695    

J V Recycling, Tulare, 685-0504

Porterville Rock & Recycle (formerly Mitchell Brown Engineering), 
   Porterville, 781-6389

 

Iron/Metal

• Tulare Iron & Metal
   3615 South K Street
   Tulare
   686-6616    

• Central Iron & Metal
   81 E. Gibbons
   Porterville
   784-0387  

• The Recycle Depot
   8461 Avenue 304
   Visalia
   651-2642

Mercury (thermometers)

• RSD 1833 East Main Street, Visalia, 636-2101

Salvage
Useable furniture, housewares and appliances
• Salvation Army, 734-7367 or 782-0861
• Goodwill, 732-7922
• Visalia Emergency Aid, 635-8525
• American Cancer Society, 627-1955
• Love Inc Thrift, 684-8545
• Battered Women’s Shelter, 732-5941
• Rescued Treasures, 733-3180

Paint

Sherwin-Williams (5 gallon limit, per visit) 
   1212 W Olive Ave., Porterville
   781-5129
Glidden Professional (5 gallon limit, per visit)
   2010 E Mineral King Ave., Visalia
   732-2286
Kelly Moore (20 gallon limit, per visit)
   3220 Mooney Blvd., Visalia
   734-0861

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To find out more information on California's PaintCare Program, please visit the PaintCare website by clicking here.

Styrofoam

Tempo Plastics, Visalia, 651-7711

Tires

• Visalia Landfill, 624-7000
• Teapot Dome Landfill, 624-7000
• Woodville Landfill, 624-7000

Treated Wood

At this time there are no opportunities to recycle treated wood.  Please see the Treated Wood Page for disposal information and keep checking back as new opportunities are added.

Waste Oil

Cutler-Orosi
• Rudy & Son*, 40385 Road 128, 528-6951
Dinuba
• Auto Zone, 1741 E. El Monte Way, 591-2323
• Dinuba H.S. Auto Mech*, 1111 Magnolia, 595-8188
• H & H Tire, 5610 Avenue 400, 591-2324
• Virg Miller Auto Parts*, 230 E. Tulare St., 591-2286
Earlimart
• M&M Auto*, 158 N. Front Rd, 661-849-2624
Exeter
• Auto Zone, 1123 W. Visalia Rd, 594-9537
• Monarch Ford, 132 North “D” St, 592-3800
Goshen
• Goshen Auto Parts*, 6676 Avenue 304, 651-0233
Lindsay
• Bob Kisling Auto Parts*, 173 S. Elmwood, 562-1373
• Colson's Auto Parts*, 232 N. Mirage, 562-4906
Pixley
• J&W Tire Service*, 654 Ave 96 (Terra Bella), 757-3101
Porterville
• Andy’s Shell Rapid Lube, 455 E Poplar Ave, 781-3140
• Auto Zone, 1132 W Olive Ave, 781-4282
• Auto Zone, 1245 W. Henderson Ave, 781-5823
• Clevenger Ford, 701 N. Main St., 784-6000
• Greg’s Xpress Lube, 1137 W. Olive Ave, 783-2286
• Greg’s Xpress Oil Changers, 1070 W. Olive Ave, 781-2501
• Kragen Auto Parts, 924 W. Henderson Ave, 782-8197
• Kragen Auto Parts, 1236 W. Olive Ave, 781-2707
Richgrove
• Pancho’s Used Cars*, 250 Richgrove Drive, 661-720-9343
Strathmore
• Jose’s Auto Clinic*, 19480 Orange Belt Dr., 568-2025
• Strathmore Auto Parts*, 19744 Orange Belt Dr., 568-2503
Sultana
• David’s Tire*, 10494 Ave 416, 591-4428
Terra Bella 
• G & M Repair*, 23171 Ave 96, 535-0201
Tipton
• Moorhead Auto Sales*, 148 N. Burnett, 752-1209
Tulare
• Auto Zone, 1150 E. Tulare Ave, 687-9194
• Auto Oil Changers, 1542 E. Tulare, 688-7866
• Kragen Auto Parts, 1155 Cherry St., 688-5097
• Phelps Exxon (CP Phelps Inc)*, 1010 S. Blackstone, 686-1591
Visalia
• Auto Oil Changers, 1630 E. Main St., 635-8074
• Auto Oil Changers, 233 E. Tulare, 732-1190
• Auto Oil Changers, 3550 S. Demaree, 627-1093
• Expert Tire, 1736 Mooney Blvd., 733-0671
• Kragen Auto Parts, 3500 S. Mooney, 733-0886
• Kragen Auto Parts, 1310 N Ben Maddox, 741-0177
• Kragen Auto Parts, 1849 S. Mooney, 732-3466
• Pep Boys, 3015 S Mooney Blvd., 733-4535
• Visalia Corporation Yard, 335 N. Cain, 738-3404 (10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sat Only)
Woodlake
• Woodlake Auto Parts*, 137 N. Valencia, 564-3311

* Accepts used oil filters

Wood & Green Waste

• Tulare County Compost and Biomass, 24487 Rd 140, Tulare, 686-1622
• Wood Industries, 7715 Ave 296, Visalia, 625-9426

Landfill Salvage Program 

• Visalia Landfill, 624-7000
• Teapot Dome Landfill, 624-7000
• Woodville Landfill, 624-7000

Unicorporated Tulare County Haulers

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Miramonte Sanitation, 638-1313
• Pena's Disposal, 528-3909
Mid Valley Disposal, 597-2359
• Waste Management, 1-800-870-9378
South Tulare Richgrove Refuse, 661-725-0265
• Tule Trash, 757-1045