Astoria Transfer Station - Recology Western Oregon
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Astoria Transfer Station

Our Hours

Monday – Saturday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
(Closed Sunday)

Please be advised: We cannot accept cash payments at the McMinnville and Astoria Transfer Stations.  We will continue to accept checks and credit/debit cards at this time.

  • Holiday Schedule
  • Closed: New Years Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas Day
  • Close at 2PM: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Christmas Eve & New Years Eve

We recycle wood, scrap metal, cardboard and more from mixed loads of trash, as well as yard debris, some hazardous wastes, electronics, wood, and bulky items such as appliances and sofas.

Construction & Demolition Debris
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality requires the Astoria Transfer Station to screen for, and prevent the acceptance of asbestos. To meet this standard, Recology may require an asbestos survey from an accredited inspector or laboratory testing indicating the material doesn’t contain asbestos from loads containing construction, remodeling or demolition debris. Any items containing asbestos cannot be accepted.

Loads may be rejected if they do not comply:

Accepted items

Recyclables (No Charge):

  • Office Paper
  • Newspaper, Magazines, Phone Books
  • Cardboard
  • Tin, Aluminum, Scrap Metal
  • Plastic Bottles, jars, tubs, pots, and buckets
  • Glass Bottles & Jars
  • Motor Oil
  • Car Batteries
  • Electronics, including computers, VCRs, printers,
    Computer Monitors, TV’s, stereo equipment.

Fees Apply:

  • Appliances
  • Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Clean Lumber
  • Car & Truck Tires

We Cannot Accept the Following Items:

  • NO medical waste: Contact us for proper disposal options.
  • NO hazardous waste, NO paint or solvent: Accepted at Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events.
  • NO dead animals & NO animal waste
  • NO liquid waste

Yard Debris:

  • Grass, leaves, weeds, fruits and vegetables, tree trimmings, stumps (no dirt).

No charge (included in service rate) for customers from within the city limits of Astoria, Gearhart, Cannon Beach, or Warrenton (City of Warrenton garbage service customers). All others pay $12.50 per yard.

To keep your visit quick and easy, please display the window sticker you received in the mail in your vehicle windshield when dropping off yard debris.

Household Garbage:

  • Minimum charge: $14.50 – Pay with check, VISA, Discover or MasterCard.
  • Up to 100 lbs $14.50
    101 to 400 lbs $26.25
    401 to 600 lbs $38.25
    601 to 800 lbs $50.00
    801 to 1,000 lbs $56.25
    Over 1,000 lbs $107.25 per ton
    Refrigerator/Freezer $46.50
    Washer, dryer, other appliances $10.50
    Tires – auto/pick up off rim $4.50 on rim $8.50
    Tires – large truck off rim $10.50 on rim $21
    Clean Wood $54.00 per ton, $13.25 minimum (up to 500lbs)