Walk-in Trash Disposal

Walk-in Trash Disposal Hours*

  • Monday - Friday: 7 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday: 7:30 am - 2 pm
  • Cut-off times:
    • All hand unloaders MUST arrive at least 30 minutes prior to closing
    • All automated tippers MUST arrive at least 15 minutes prior to closing

*Closed on City of St. Peters holidays

The City of St. Peters offers walk-in trash disposal service at Recycle City, 131 Ecology Drive. Disposal fees are based on volume and type of trash brought to Recycle City. The City only accepts MasterCard, Visa, or Discover for payments.

All walk-in trash customers must have valid license plates on their vehicles in order to utilize the facility. All out-of-state license plates and rental vehicles must provide a current, valid driver's license to utilize the facility.

Prohibited items*

None of these items are accepted for trash disposal on our tipping floor: tires, yard waste, paint cans containing paint, engine oil or other petroleum-based flammable liquids, asbestos, sealed barrels or drums, compressed or inert gas bottles or containers, hazardous materials or chemicals.

*Please note: no amount of any of these items will be accepted.

Disposal Fees for Walk-in Trash Disposal

  • General Public Minimum Fee - $75.00 (up to 1,500 pounds)
  • St. Peters Resident Minimum Fee* - $40.00 (up to 800 pounds)
  • Any weight over the minimum is charged at $0.05 per pound
  • Gate Rate - $100.00/ton
  • Landfill Tax of $3.20/ton applies to all waste loads in addition to the charges listed above.
  • $50.00 service fee will be applied to any loads that contain prohibited, or falsely identified, materials, in addition to any applicable tipping fee charge.
  • Each item with Freon costs an additional $20.00/item, in addition to the applicable tipping fee charge.
  • Hot tubs cost an additional $25.00/item, in addition to the applicable tipping fee charge.
  • Failure to pay at the time of service will result in an additional $50 Drive-Off Fee.

Check in at the scale house before disposing of trash and/or appliances.

*Must show valid Resident Privilege Card to receive St. Peters resident rates. Cardholder must be present at the time of disposal to receive resident benefit. 

NOTE: Fiberglass watercraft are not accepted for walk-in trash disposal.