Tipping Fees for Solid Waste and Recyclables

Payment at the scales must be in cash, credit card (MasterCard, American Express, & Discover only), debit card, or by pre-arranged credit. No checks are accepted. All rates, excluding greenwaste rates, include state, county and appropriate local fees and taxes. 

Click here to download Rate Sheet effective August 1, 2017


 RATES

Effective
August 1, 2017

MATERIAL RECOVERY FACILITIES (MRF)

Puente Hills Materials Recovery Facility (PHMRF), Whittier (1)

Municipal Solid and Inert Waste

$58.40 per ton

Hard-to-Handle, Bulky Items

$68.40 per ton

Minimum Charge (Municipal Solid and Inert Waste)

$49.64 per load

Minimum Charge (Hard-to-Handle)

$59.64 per load

Segregated Uncontaminated Green Waste (1-ton minimum charge)

$45.50 per ton

Food Waste

$70.00 per ton

Pull-Offs

$44.75 each

Additional Fees: Uncovered Loads Capable of Producing Litter Surcharge ($4.40 min.)

 $4.40 per ton

Safety Vests are required at this facility and available at the Scale House at a cost of $4.50 per vest.

Downey Area Recycling and Transfer Facility (DART), Downey (1)

Municipal Solid and Inert Waste

$62.49 per ton

Hard-to-Handle Bulky Items

$72.49 per ton

Minimum Charge (Municipal Solid and Inert Waste)

$53.12 per load

Minimum Charge (Hard-to-Handle)

$63.12 per load

Segregated Uncontaminated Green Waste (1-ton minimum charge)

$47.50 per ton

Pull-Offs    

$44.75 each

Additional Fees: Uncovered Loads Capable of Producing Litter Surcharge ($4.40 min.)

$4.40 per ton

Safety Vests are required at this facility and available at the Scale House at a cost of $4.50 per vest.

South Gate Transfer Station, South Gate (1)

Municipal Solid and Inert Waste

$63.16 per ton

Hard-to-Handle Bulky Items

$73.16 per ton

Minimum Charge (Municipal Solid and Inert Waste)

$53.69 per load

Minimum Charge (Hard-to-Handle)

$63.69 per load

Pull-Offs

$44.75 each

Additional Fees: Uncovered Loads Capable of Producing Litter Surcharge ($4.40 min.)

$4.40 per ton

Recyclables Rates paid by Districts (0.25 ton minimum)
Note:  Recyclable Rates are frequently changed.  Please check website for current rates.
 The recyclables listed below are accepted at PHMRF and DART

Corrugated Cardboard

$111.00 per ton

Mixed Paper

$47.00 per ton

HDPE-Natural Containers

$261.00 per ton

HDPE-Colored Containers

$75.00 per ton

REFUSE-TO-ENERGY FACILITIES

Commerce Refuse-to-Energy Facility (CREF), Commerce (5)

Refuse (minimum charge – $40.00 per load)

$84.00 per ton

High Energy Refuse(6) (minimum charge – $40.00 per load)

$58.00 per ton

Certified Destruction

$120.00 per load plus $130.00 per ton or $40.00 minimum

USDA Regulated Waste(7)

$160.00 per load plus $180.00 per ton or $40.00 minimum

Additional Fees: Uncovered Loads Capable of Producing Litter

$6.00 per ton surcharge
$6.00 minimum

Southeast Resource Recovery Facility (SERRF), Long Beach (4)

Municipal Solid and Inert Waste (1-ton minimum charge)

$70.00 per ton

LANDFILLS

 

Puente Hills Landfill, City of Industry (9)(10) 

Clean Dirt

$75.00 per load

Clean Dirt - Belly Dump

$100 per load

Calabasas Landfill, Agoura (1)(2)

Municipal Solid and Inert Waste

$47.32 per ton

Hard-to-Handle Bulky Items

$57.32 per ton

Tires

$84.82 per ton

Special Handling

$62.32 per ton

Minimum Charge (Municipal Solid and Inert Waste)

$45.50 per load

Pull-Offs

$42.00 each

Segregated Uncontaminated Green Waste (1-ton minimum charge)

$31.98 per ton

Clean, segregated asphalt

NO CHARGE

Additional Fees: Uncovered Loads Capable of Producing Litter and Non-Manifested Tire Loads Surcharge ($4.40 minimum)

$4.40 per ton

Scholl Canyon Landfill, Glendale (1)(3)

Municipal Solid and Inert Waste

$53.83 per ton

Hard-to-Handle Bulky Items

$63.83 per ton

Tires

$95.00 per ton

Special Handling

$66.99 per ton

Minimum Charge (Municipal Solid and Inert Waste)

$48.44 per load

Minimum Charge (Hard-to-handle)

$58.44 per load

Pull-Offs

$44.75 each

Segregated Uncontaminated Green Waste (1-ton minimum charge)

$37.04 per ton

Clean Dirt ($45.00 per load minimum)

$9.00 per ton

Clean, segregated asphalt ($30.00 per load minimum)

$8.50 per ton

Additional Fees: Uncovered Loads Capable of Producing Litter and Non-Manifested Tire Loads Surcharge ($5.00 minimum)

$5.00 per ton

Grindings - Asphalt

No Charge

Please Note:

1.

All rates excluding pull-offs, green waste, asphalt and clean dirt include the following fees:
*
California Integrated Solid Waste Management Fee:                      $1.40 per ton
*L. A. County Solid Waste Management Fee:                                  $1.50 per ton
*L. A. County Dept. of Health Services Regulation Service Fee:         $0.36 per ton

2.

All rates and surcharges include the L.A. County Business License Tax: 10% of gross receipts, excluding state and local fees and taxes.

3.

All rates and surcharges (except for Clean Dirt) include the City of Glendale - Scholl Canyon Landfill Assessment: 25% of gross receipts; vehicles owned and operated by the City of Glendale are exempt.

4.

Rate effective as noted and subject to change pursuant to SERRF Joint Powers Agreement.

5.

Rates effective as noted and subject to change pursuant to CREF Operating Agreement.

6.

High Energy Waste consists of dry scrap wood, textile waste, unrecyclable paper, cardboard and additional unrecyclable materials.

7.

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Regulated Waste is the destruction of regulated foreign waste in accordance with the regulation of the USDA and the terms of the Facility USDA compliance agreement.

8.

In order to be considered recyclable MRP, the individual pieces of plastic must meet the Districts' specifications. As a general guidance, the individual pieces of plastic must be a minimum of 0.5 pounds, must not exceed the maximum capacity of the baler to bale the MRP, must not exceed eight feet in length, 100 pounds in weight or be greater than 0.75 inches thick. The individual pieces of plastic cannot be film plastic or be comprised of PVC.  This specification for MRP may be changed from time to time by the Districts' Chief Engineer and General Manager depending upon market conditions.

9. Beginning January 2015 and until further notice, clean dirt only will be accepted at Puente Hills Landfill.  No contaminants, debris, organics, boulders or clays should be in the dirt.
10. Unsuitable loads will be rejected.  Hauler is responsible for removing the rejected load(s) or will be charged a flat fee of $400 per rejected load for the site to dispose the load.