SF Dump (Transfer Station)
San Francisco's transfer station, also known as "the dump", is the local hub for resource recovery and sanitary disposal activities in the city. Here you can drop off your discards, and visit the Environmental Learning Center. The transfer station is a registered construction and demolition debris recycling facility and also home to the Artist in Residence Program.
Regular Business Hours
- Monday - Friday, 7AM - 4:30PM
- Saturday and Sunday, 8AM - 4:30PM
- Hours are limited for accepting paint, oil and other household hazardous waste.
- Map and directions
- We accept Visa, MasterCard, and cash
- We do not accept checks
Public Disposal & Recycling Area Rates
The Public Disposal an Recycling Area is open to the general public during regular business hours.
|Disposal Fees --
Minimum disposal fee of $27.00 per load applies to all loads.-->
|General Refuse:||$147.13 Per Ton Site minimum of $27 per load|
|Concrete:||$147.13 Per Ton Site minimum of $27 per load|
|Certified Destruction:||$157.13 Per Ton Site minimum of $27 per load
(Additional handling fees may apply)
|Surcharges for Universal Waste|
All types of batteries, alkaline and rechargeable.
|FREE, up to 5 gallons per month
More than 5 gallons: $1.00 per pound
|Fluorescent Tubes, Lamps, CFLS||FREE, up to 30 per month.
More than 30 tubes/lamps: $3.00 per unit
|TV's, All Sizes||No charge|
|Computer Monitors, All Sizes||No charge|
|Laptop Computers, other LCD devices||No charge|
|Commercial Equipment & Devices*||$50.00 Each|
|Any Non-California Origin Item||Varies by Item between $12.00 to $57.50 Each|
Note: Separate loads consisting of only non-commercial, California origin CRT, Plasma, or LCD display devices may be recycled at no charge. Non-commercial, California origin CRT's, Plasma, and LCD display devices mixed with other types of solid waste being offered for disposal will be charged at the regular disposal rate of $147.13 per ton.
|Passenger or Light Truck Tire - No Rim||$ 8.00 Each as surcharge plus weight of the load|
|Passenger or Light Truck Tire - With Rim||$10.00 Each as surcharge plus weight of the load|
|Truck Tire - No Rim||$20.00 Each as surcharge plus weight of the load|
|Truck Tire- With Rim||$25.00 Each as surcharge plus weight of the load|
|Refrigerator Freon Removal||$40.00 Each as surcharge plus weight of the load|
|Mattress/Box Spring||$10.00 Each as surcharge plus weight of the load|