Changing Aspen Leaves - RMNP

Current Prices: SEPTEMBER 2015 (Revised)

The table below shows the current prices offered by the Larimer County Recycling Center for recyclable materials. EXCEPT FOR ALUMINUM, THE MINIMUM LOAD REQUIRED IS 400 POUNDS. Any amount of aluminum (cans only) is accepted. PLASTIC BAGS NOT ALLOWED.

Material Price per ton Price per pound
Single Stream:Residential & Commercial
(UBC; tin, green, brown and clear glass bottles; plastic bottles and containers #1-#7; empty aerosol cans, newspaper with inserts, office paper, junk mail, magazines, cardboard, phone books, Kraft bags)
$28.91/ton tip fee
Aluminum cans $.35 per pound  
Cardboard, baled
(delivered; if we do not have to re-bale)
$42.50 $.0213
Cardboard, small bales
(delivered; if we have to re-bale)
$20.00 $.01
Cardboard, loose
$30.00 $.015
(with inserts, junk mail & magazines)
$15.00 $.0075
Office/Coated paper $73.50 $.03675
Mixed Paper $12.50 $.0063
Commingled containers $15.00 $.0075
Three mix glass (clean) $5.00 .0025
Separated Gramber & clear glass (clean) $10.00 $.005
Commingled fiber $0 $0
Background Image: Changing Aspen Leaves in Rocky Mountain National Park by Jeremy Hollis. All rights reserved.