More Mesa County residents and businesses are bringing hazardous waste to the Mesa County landfill..
In response, the hours for the hazardous waste collection facility have been extended. Formerly open just Friday and Saturdays, the facility will now be open Thursday as well.
Since February of 2000 the facility has disposed of about 1–thousand tons of hazardous waste including motor oil, paints, chemicals and other dangerous items.
The facility is open from 8 AM to
4–30 PM . It's free to the public and available for a small fee for small businesses. for more information on hazardous waste disposal call the Mesa County landfill.