Box Elder County Landfill


9595 WEST 6800 NORTH
TREMONTON, UT 84337

 

 

Click here for directions from Brigham City (southeast of landfill)

Click here for directions from Tremonton City (northeast of landfill)

NOTICE OF CHANGES EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 1ST 2016

WE NOW ACCEPT CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS FOR PAYMENT
AS WELL AS LOCAL CHECKS AND CASH
( A CONVENIENCE FEE OF $1 WILL BE ADDED TO EACH CARD TRANSACTION)
WE REQUIRE IDENTIFICATION FOR CHECK AND CARD PAYMENTS


THE LANDFILL IS CLOSED THE 2ND AND 4TH SATURDAYS OF EVERY MONTH

                     THE "PAY ONCE PROGRAM" IS  FOR THE PUBLIC ONLY
                      (NO COMMERCIAL HAULERS OR WEIGHABLE LOADS)

Pay Once Saturday Community Service:

As a community service we offer a special FOR EVERY OPEN SATURDAY
(1ST, 3RD, AND 5TH SATURDAY) of every month. Public haulers will be charged  $7 for the first load (pick-up size & smaller) then be allowed to haul additional same-size loads for free (same driver and same vehicle or trailer).
* excludes tires, refrigeration units, or loads that must be weighed

    
***ALL LOADS MUST BE TARPED AND TIED DOWN OR A  FEE WILL BE ASSESSED AT THE LANDFILL.  
All loads must be completely covered and secured, regardless of the material or waste type being hauled.
ILLEGAL DUMPING OF TRASH OR LITTERING:
(ON ROADWAYS, IN DITCHES, OR AT THE GREEN WASTE FACILITY located below the landfill on 6800 north) WILL RESULT IN A FINE UP TO $1,000 AND VIOLATORS WILL BE PROSECUTED.  THE GREEN WASTE FACILITY IS FREE OF CHARGE FOR YARD WASTE, GRASS, LEAVES, TREE LIMBS,  SMALL STUMPS, AND UNTREATED, UNPAINTED WOOD. PLEASE OPEN ANY BAGGED LEAVES OR GRASS DO NOT DISCARD ANY PLASTIC BAGS OR ANY "TRASH" AT THE GREEN WASTE FACILITY.  VIOLATORS WILL BE FINED***
 
 LANDFILL HOURS OF OPERATION:
7:30AM - 5:30 PM
LANDFILL IS OPEN MONDAY - FRIDAY & THE 1ST, THIRD, AND FIFTH SATURDAYS.
PLEASE ALLOW ENOUGH TIME TO UNLOAD BEFORE THE GATES CLOSE AT 5:30PM
NO CUSTOMERS WILL BE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE LANDFILL AFTER CLOSE
LANDFILL IS CLOSED THE 2ND AND 4TH SATURDAYS OF EVERY MONTH & SIX HOLIDAYS LISTED BELOW:

Holidays Closed: (six)


New Years Day                             

Memorial Day

Independence Day (July 4th)
 
Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day   

WE ALSO CLOSE EARLY ON CHRISTMAS EVE AND NEW YEAR'S EVE (3:00)
    

LANDFILL FEES:
CASH, CHECKS, & CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED(WITH  I.D.) 
          ALL LOADS MUST BE COVERED AND SECURED 
                          WE CHARGE AN ADDITIONAL $7 FEE PER LOAD
                           FOR ALL LOADS NOT TARPED AND TIED DOWN
 
                      ALL LOADS MUST BE COVERED AND SECURED REGARDLESS OF THE WASTE TYPE BEING HAULED
Pick-up Trucks and small trailers: $ 7.00 per load (minimum charge)
All loads larger than a pickup truck will be weighed at $29.00 per ton.
We have a limited amount of change available and cannot accept bills larger than $ 20.
SPECIAL WASTES:
Tires:
Passenger Size: 16 inch rims or smaller, $ 3.00 per tire.
Truck Tires: 17 in. and larger, $ 10.00 per tire.
Tractor Tires: $ 20.00 per tire.
Tires by weight $ 150 per ton
Refrigerants: Any appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, or air conditioners which may at one time have contained Freon or currently contain Freon.
All refrigerants are charged an additional fee of $ 18.00 per unit.
Dead Animals: $ 7.00 per animal or weighed at $ 15.25 per ton
Clean Concrete: separated for recycling $ 10.25 per ton
(NO TRASH ALLOWED W/ CONCRETE MATERIAL OR PRICE IS $29 PER TON)
Roofing Material : loads larger than a pickup  $10.25 per ton
( NO TRASH ALLOWED W/ ROOFING MATERIAL OR PRICE IS $29 PER TON)
CONTAMINATED SOIL: (MSDS REQUIRED)
(NOTIFY LANDFILL BEFORE DUMPING): weighed at $52.00  per ton

Recycling: We are a USED OIL recycling facility (up to 55 gallons per resident).
We also accept small propane tanks, lead acid (car) batteries, refrigerants, tires, & bulky metals for recycling. These items cannot be placed in the landfill. Please notify scale attendant of any recyclable items and unload in the designated areas. 

PROHIBITED WASTES:

BIO MEDICAL WASTE, PCBs, ASBESTOS, RADIOACTIVE WASTE,
HOT ASH OR HOT LOADS
BULK LIQUIDS*
(SEE INFORMATION BELOW FOR DISPOSAL OF MORE THAN ONE GALLON OF ANY LIQUID WASTE)

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTES (CLEANING AGENTS, PESTICIDES, AEROSOLS, CHEMICALS, ETC.) ARE ALLOWED AT OUR FACILITY,  THEY MUST BE IN SMALL QUANTITIES AND ONLY FROM HOUSEHOLDS... NO COMMERCIAL HAZARDOUS WASTE (INCLUDING TIRES) WILL BE ACCEPTED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE.

DO NOT MIX HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTES  OR PLACE IN UNMARKED CONTAINERS. NO LIQUID WASTES IN EXCESS OF 1 GALLON  WILL BE ALLOWED. 
*
Bulk liquids such as paint, antifreeze, gasoline, contaminated oil,(1gallon or more) need to be solidified prior to acceptance at the landfill…. Use sand or kitty litter to solidify liquids prior to disposal.

                   ALL LOADS ARE SUBJECT
                    TO RANDOM INSPECTION


OTHER INFORMATION:

Absolutely NO SMOKING ALLOWED at the site.

All children and pets must be kept inside the vehicle at all times.

Absolutely No salvaging is permitted at the site.

We are a used oil recycling facility, please let the scale attendant know if you have used oil to dispose of.  There is no additional charge for used oil or lead acid (car) batteries but they cannot be placed in the landfill.

If you have questions regarding the disposal of materials not listed; please call the landfill director, Gina Allen, or the local health department for more information on proper disposal methods.

Health department contact information: Brigham City 435-734-0845

                                                                 Tremonton 435-257-3318

Compost is NOT available at the landfill, but is available through both Brigham City and Tremonton City. Please call your local City offices for more info.