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EDCO Station—La Mesa

EDCO Station La MesaEDCO Station brings convenience to waste drop-off.

It's convenient—in nearby La Mesa! And if you transport your own bulky waste items and recyclable materials, you now have a quick and easy place to drop them off. It's called EDCO Station.

Bulky TrashPlus, EDCO Station will buy back your recyclable items such as plastics, cans, etc. We also accept used oil.

Recycling Buyback Center

Accepting all CRV glass, cans and plastic.

Recycling Drop-Off
Donation-value items accepted including paper, cardboard, and non-CRV household containers.Recycling

  • Certified used motor oil drop-off
  • Public truck scale for certified vehicle weights
  • Courteous staff
  • Weekday and weekend hour
  • E-waste drop off location
  • Household battery drop-off location (must be EDCO customer)
  • Home-generated sharps drop-off location (must be EDCO customer)
  • Fat, Oil, Grease (FOG) drop-off location
  • Mattress Recycling (for a fee)

EDCO Station is also open to the public for self-hauled waste disposal at a reasonable cost.

Hours of Operation

Public Disposal Site Mon-Sat 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sun 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Open All Holidays (With The Exception of Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day: Closed) 
Buyback Recycling Center Mon-Sat 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed on Sundays.
Closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Address & Directions

Address: 8184 Commercial St. (for map and driving directions click here)
Phone: (619) 287-7555

The facility is located in La Mesa's industrial loop a short distance west of Dixieline. Enter next to Broding's Batteries.

From I-8 eastbound

  • Take the SPRING ST. exit towards DOWNTOWN.
  • Keep LEFT at the first fork in the ramp.
  • Keep LEFT at the second fork in the ramp.
  • Keep RIGHT at the third fork in the ramp.
  • Turn RIGHT onto CENTER ST.

From I-8 westbound

  • Take the EL CAJON BLVD. exit.
  • Keep RIGHT at the fork in the ramp.
  • Turn RIGHT onto CENTER ST.

Regional Map of EDCO Station


Local Map of EDCO Station
8184 Commercial St.
La Mesa, CA
(click here for map and driving directions)