Inyo County Services

To start service, please call us at 775-727-5777 or send us an email.

Residential Services

We offer curbside garbage collection within the unincorporated area of Pahrump, Nevada, and the eastern portion of Inyo County, California, including Death Valley. Residential customers are billed quarterly.

Garbage Collection

  • Standard Bin Service: One (1) cubic yard bin
  • Alternate Bin Sizes: 2, 3, 4 or 6 cubic yard capacity are available if needed
  • Frequency: Weekly or every other week collection
  • Extra Garbage: Call us in advance for collection of extra garbage. Extra garbage must be bagged. An additional fee may be charged.

To Start Service

residential customers should call 775-727-5777 or visit our office at 1410 E. Mesquite Avenue in Pahrump.An advance payment, a photo ID, and a New Customer Information Form are required for all new services. Download the New Residential Customer Information Form here or fill one out in our office. Forms can be scanned and emailed, faxed, mailed, or returned in person. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. We can be reached by phone at 775-727-5777, and by fax at 775-727-5832.

Drop-Off Recycling

Pahrump Valley Disposal accepts the following items at its recycling drop-off locations:

  • Newspaper
  • Household paper
  • Magazines
  • Cardboard
  • Food and beverage glass
  • Metal cans
  • Plastic food and beverage containers #1 & #2

Residents can drop-off recyclables in two locations in Inyo County:

  • Shoshone (Behind Cal Trans Maintenance Yard)
    Follow the dirt road located behind the directional sign for Beatty and Death Valley Junction at the Charles Brown Highway intersection with State Hwy 127
    State Hwy 127
    Shoshone, CA 92384
    Open 7 days per week during daylight hours
  • Tecopa (The empty lot across the road from the Tecopa Hot Springs Campground)
    Tecopa Hot Springs Road
    Tecopa, CA 92389
    Open 7 days per week during daylight hours

Please help keep the drop-off site clean and put all materials inside the green recycling bins. Click here for information about what is recyclable.

Scrap Metal Recycling

Pahrump Valley Disposal is a full service, weigh-master certified, licensed auto wrecker, scrap metal recycler. We purchase, sort, process and market all types of metal. We buy ferrous and non-ferrous metals including vehicles, such as cars, trucks, and heavy equipment, appliances, iron, tin, copper, brass, car batteries and more.

Bring your metal to our yard located at located at 1410 E. Mesquite Avenue, or call us at 775-727-6131 to schedule a pick up, as we offer removal services on an individual and commercial basis, including bin, box and trailer services.

Our metal yard is open Monday through Saturday. Please call for hours. Click here for more information.

Bulky Item Collection

Bulky items such as furniture and appliances, or items that will not fit in your garbage cart, can be collected separately from regular garbage service. There is a fee for service. Call us at 775-727-5777 to arrange for collection.

Dead Animal Removal

We offer collection services for removal of domestic dead animals. This service includes removal of large animals such as horses and cows and small animals such as dogs and cats. There is a fee for service. Call us at 775-727-5777 to arrange for collection. 

Medical Sharps Disposal

Residents may put needles in a sealed, rigid, hard plastic container and place them in the garbage cart.

Electronic Waste

Residents may drop off electronic waste, such as computers, televisions, cell phones, stereo equipment, etc. at the metal yard next to our office, located at 1410 E. Mesquite Avenue. Our metal yard is open Monday through Saturday. Please call for hours.

Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste is strictly prohibited in all garbage carts, bins, and roll-off boxes. This includes all electronic waste (computers, televisions, cell phones, stereo equipment), paint thinners, pesticides, motor oil and oil filters, herbicides, and similar products. Latex paint, however, can be dried out, and once dry, the paint may be disposed of in the trash. Please visit Nevada Recycles for more information about the disposal of hazardous waste.

Holidays Observed

(service resumes next day)

  • New Year’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

During these weeks, if your regular collection day falls on or after the holiday, collection is delayed one day. For example, Thanksgiving falls on a Thursday. That week, Thursday customers will be collected on Friday, and Friday customers will be collected on Saturday. Normal collection resumes the following week.

Commercial & Multifamily Services

We offer onsite garbage collection within the unincorporated area of Pahrump, Nevada, and the eastern portion of Inyo County, California, including Death Valley.

Garbage Collection

  • Bin: 2,3,4, or 6 cubic yard bins
  • Frequency: Weekly
  • Billing: Monthly

To Start Service

Commercial customers should call 775-727-5777 or visit our office at 1410 E. Mesquite Avenue in Pahrump. An advance payment, a photo ID, and a New Customer Information Form are required for all new services.

Download the New Commercial Customer Information Form here or fill one out in our office. Forms can be scanned and emailed, faxed, mailed, or returned in person. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. We can be reached by phone at 775-727-5777, and by fax at 775-727-5832.

Drop-Off Recycling

Pahrump Valley Disposal accepts the following items at its recycling drop-off locations:

  • Newspaper
  • Household paper
  • Magazines
  • Cardboard
  • Food and beverage glass
  • Metal cans
  • Plastic food and beverage containers #1 & #2

Businesses can drop-off recyclables in a two locations in Inyo County:

  • Shoshone (Behind Cal Trans Maintenance Yard)
    Follow the dirt road located behind the directional sign for Beatty and Death Valley Junction at the Charles Brown Highway intersection with State Hwy 127
    State Hwy 127
    Shoshone, CA 92384
    Open 7 days per week during daylight hours
  • Tecopa (The empty lot across the road from the Tecopa Hot Springs Campground)
    Tecopa Hot Springs Road
    Tecopa, CA 92389
    Open 7 days per week during daylight hours

Please help keep the drop-off site clean and put all materials inside the green recycling bins. Click here for information about what is recyclable.

Scrap Metal Recycling

Pahrump Valley Disposal is a full service, weigh-master certified, licensed auto wrecker, scrap metal recycler. We purchase, sort, process and market all types of metal. We buy ferrous and non-ferrous metals including vehicles, such as cars, trucks, and heavy equipment, appliances, iron, tin, copper, brass, car batteries and more.

Bring your metal to our yard located at located at 1410 E. Mesquite Avenue, or call us at 775-727-6131 to schedule a pick up, as we offer removal services on an individual and commercial basis, including bin, box and trailer services.

Our metal yard is open Monday through Saturday. Please call for hours. Click here for more information.

Dead Animal Removal

We offer collection services for removal of domestic dead animals. This service includes removal of large animals such as horses and cows and small animals such as dogs and cats. There is a fee for service. Call us at 775-727-5777 to arrange for collection. 

Electronic Waste

Electronic waste, such as computers, televisions, cell phones, stereo equipment, etc. may be dropped off at the metal yard next to our office, located at 1410 E. Mesquite Avenue. Our metal yard is open Monday through Saturday. Please call for hours.

Hazardous Waste Hazardous

Waste is strictly prohibited in all garbage carts, bins, and roll-off boxes. This includes all electronic waste (computers, televisions, cell phones, stereo equipment), paint thinners, pesticides, motor oil and oil filters, herbicides, and similar products. Latex paint, however, can be dried out, and once dry, the paint may be disposed of in the trash. Please visit Nevada Recycles for more information about the disposal of hazardous waste.

Holidays Observed

(no service on these days)

  • New Year’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

During these weeks, if your regular collection day falls on or after the holiday, collection is delayed one day. For example, Thanksgiving falls on a Thursday. That week, Thursday customers will be collected on Friday, and Friday customers will be collected on Saturday. Normal collection resumes the following week.

Special Services

Clean-Up Bins & Roll-Off Bins

For those temporary special projects or large jobs, Pahrump Valley Disposal provides the right bin at the right price for the right material.

  • 3 and 6 cubic yard temporary clean-up bins are available for small household clean-ups.
  • 20 and 30 cubic yard roll-off boxes are available for remodel, landscape tear outs, large clean-ups or construction and demolition (C&D) projects.
  • Rates for Commercial customer C&D roll-off boxes include a County Landfill fee.

Call us at 775-727-5777 to schedule.

Storage Containers

These containers are ideal for storing materials at construction sites and other work environments. They are also well suited to store personal items, athletic equipment, and materials used at recreational sites. Our storage containers are lockable, constructed of steel and come in a variety of sizes. They are available for rental for any length of time needed. Call us at 775-727-5777 to schedule.

We have three convenient container sizes available:

  • 8′ x 20′
  • 8′ x 24′
  • 8′ x 26′

Medical Waste

We offer biohazard waste collection and disposal for:

  • Doctor’s Offices
  • Dental Offices
  • Medical Laboratories
  • Veterinary Offices

Please call us at 775-727-5777 to schedule.

Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste is strictly prohibited in all garbage carts, bins, and roll-off boxes. This includes all electronic waste (computers, televisions, cell phones, stereo equipment), paint thinners, pesticides, motor oil and oil filters, herbicides, and similar products. Latex paint, however, can be dried out, and once dry, the paint may be disposed of in the trash. Please visit Nevada Recycles for more information about the disposal of hazardous waste.

Education & Outreach

Pahrump Valley Disposal has many resources for a variety of audiences. Learn how reducing, reusing and recycling can help you, your community, your business, and the environment by saving money, energy, and natural resources.

Want to become more waste wise?

We are available to make presentations to civic organizations and groups that would like to know more about recycling and resource recovery, leading-edge solutions in managing solid waste, and maximizing diversion from landfilling. Please call us at 775-727-5777 to schedule a presentation.

Want to educate and empower the next generation?

We are also available for classroom presentations in schools. Our children hold the key to maintaining and developing sustainable waste solutions of the future. Teaching our children to reduce, reuse, and recycle now protects our environment’s future. Free presentations are available to schools and groups ranging from kindergarten to 12th grade. Presentations last approximately 45 minutes, and focus on litter, the 3 R’s (reduce, reuse & recycle) and proper disposal of household hazardous waste. Students will learn how they can help make their community cleaner and more sustainable. Please call us at 775-727-5777 to schedule a presentation.

Want to keep more waste out of the landfills?

Use our recycling guide to divert more material!