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A Division of Environmental Resources

3800 Cornucopia Way
Suite C
Modesto, Ca 95358
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Phone: (209) 525-6700

Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm

About Us

The Environmental Resources Department provides solid waste management services as follows:
  • Administration and enforcement of the Refuse Control Ordinance;
  • Administration of the four refuse collection agreements for the unincorporated areas of Stanislaus County;
  • Permitting of refuse collectors, recycling facilities, and food processing by-product use sites;
  • Administration and enforcement of the Food Processing By-product Ordinance Codes;
  • Administration of the Service Agreement with Covanta Energy for operation of the Stanislaus Resource Recovery Facility, and energy-from-waste project;
  • Preparation and updating of the County-wide Integrated Waste Management Plan for the County and its nine cities;
  • Providing educational resources and outreach materials to the public promoting source reduction, reuse, and recycling;
  • Promotion of beverage container and waste motor oil recycling;
  • Enforcement of the California Tire Recycling Act;
  • Administration of the Stanislaus County Recycling Market Development Zone program.

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