Welcome!

ERD logoEel River Resource Recovery has been serving the Eel River Valley and other parts of Humboldt County since 1987. We provide outstanding residential, commercial, and industrial services, and support our communities by our presence, participation, and assistance to local charities, educational organizations and professional and business organizations.

What We Do

Eel River Resource Recovery is the Eel River Valley's largest full-service resource recovery and waste collection company. It is locally owned and operated, and provides waste and recycling collection services to commercial, residential, and industrial customers in Arcata, Carlotta, Ferndale, Fortuna, Hydesville, Loleta, Myers Flat, Rio Dell, Scotia, Shelter Cove, Stafford, Weott, and other parts of southern Humboldt County.

Eel River Resource Recovery's main facilities are located in Fortuna. A transfer station is located in the Redway area. Our dedicated employees (and there are over 70 of us), are ready to assist you at any time.

In partnership with local governments, businesses, and citizens, Eel River Resource Recovery has successfully implemented many award-winning waste reduction and recycling programs. Our community's commitment to the environment has provided us the opportunity to offer a wide range of services, from commercial recycling to residential waste collection.