• What Goes Where App

        Can I Recycle That?

    The "What Goes Where?" app is here to answer all of your recycling and waste questions!

  • Wally

    "Dear Wally Waste- Not,"

     Monterey Herald

Welcome to Salinas Valley Recycles!

Salinas Valley Recycles is a public agency and utility service that owns and operates the only open and active landfill in the Salinas Valley, but we are not the garbage hauler.

SVR provides disposal and recycling drop-off facilities at the following locations throughout the Salinas Valley:

SVR is working on utilizing waste as a resource and eliminating the need for landfills in the Salinas Valley. Please explore this website to learn how you can help achieve A Future Without Landfills!


Employee Spotlight – Harold Dorsey

2015/2016 Tire-Derived Aggregate Grant Program

Long Term Facility Needs Project Information

SVR Monthly Newsletters: 

April 2019, March 2019, February 2019, January 2019

December 2018, November 2018, October 2018, September 2018, August 2018, July 2018, June 2018, May 2018, April 2018, March 2018, February 2018


Telephone Survey of the Salinas Valley Solid Waste Authority Service Area Residents, November 2017

Waste Advantage Magazine, Dec 2016 issue: Salinas Valley Solid Waste Authority: A Future Without Landfills