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Waste Management of Nevada County

Waste Management is changing how bag tags can be used. These changes are being made to ensure materials are processed correctly and that items you place out for collection can be disposed. Applies only to residents of unincorporated Nevada County. Please click here for more information: Bag Tag 101.

2023 Service Calendar and Sorting Guide Even Week

2023 Service Calendar and Sorting Guide Odd Week

Click here to visit the Nevada County Solid Waste website.


STAY CLEAR OF CONTAMINATION

How to Avoid Contamination. Watch a video on recycling right.

Follow these simple guidelines to avoid contamination.

STAY CLEAR OF OF OVERFILLED CARTS AND SURCHARGES

Follow these simple guidelines to avoid overages. Watch a video about overages.

  • Breakdown cardboard boxes
  • Place recyclables loose in the cart - never bag
  • Keep appliances and HHW out
  • Increase cart size if recurring problem

If you regularly have excess materials, we’re here to help you put a lid on overages. Call Customer Service at 530-274-3090 to help you right-size your service.

TIPS FOR PROPER CART PLACEMENT


Place on the street in front of your house with wheels against the curb, away from any obstructions and neighbor's carts.
Watch a video about proper cart placement.

TOOLS AND EDUCATION

CUSTOMER COMMUNICATION

Visit the WM account Log In page to update your contact information.

CUSTOMER EDUCATION

VIDEO RESOURCES

Recycle Right!
For recycling to work, we all have to do our part in keeping non-recyclables out of your recycling container.

Avoid Overages!
Protect our community and environment, keep the lids closed.

Properly setting our your carts makes a difference.
Learn why setting your carts our correctly matters:

Check out more videos at https://www.wm.com/us/en/recycle-right/recycling-resources