Solid Waste

Solid Waste

On average, the campus generates 25,000 tons of solid waste material per year, in which 6,100 tons material is landfilled. The Solid Waste division's services include:

  • collection and disposal of non-hazardous refuse for state-funded departments on campus
  • collection and disposal of waste from non-state funded departments
  • collection and disposal of large volume animal bedding material waste (straw)
  • transportation and disposal of refuse generated on campus to the Yolo County Landfill
  • collection of recyclable cardboard, metals, paper, glass, cans and plastics and delivery to an off-site vendor who pays prevailing rates for the material