Recycling - Blue Lid
Aerosol Cans (empty) • Beverage & Food Containers (rinsed) • Cardboard (flattened) • Junk Mail • Mixed Paper • Catalogs • Magazines • Phone Books • Newspapers • All Plastics 1 – 6 • StyrofoamPlease DO NOT include:Food and Pet Waste • Light Bulbs • Laminated or Waxed Paper • Unlabeled Plastics • Greasy Pizza Boxes
Yard Waste - Black Lid
Grass Clippings • Leaves & Weeds • Branches 3” or less in diameter and trimmed to fit in the container with the lid closed.
Please DO NOT include:Cactus • Palm Fronds • Bamboo • Large Tree Limbs • Vegetables, Fruit • Animal Waste • Lumber • Construction Materials
Trash - Green Lid
Items soiled with food • Vacuum Dust or Sweepings • Hair Clippings • Anything That Can't be Recycles or Composted
Please DO NOT include:Construction Materials • Dirt/Sand • Sod
Free Pick Up - Used oil/Filter
Used oil/filter pick up will be by appointment only. Indicate # of containers.
Please call 24 hours in advance of your regular trash pick-up at 626-744-4087.
Day of pick-up, place used oil/filter in approved container at the curb by 7am.
Free Pick Up - Bulky Items (2x per year)
Single family residents may schedule two free pickups of bulky items per year:
Appliances • Furniture • Mattresses • 4 tires • Lawn Furniture • Barbecues • Play Equipment • Bundled Wood (3' max.) • Fence Material • Miscellaneous (call and ask) • Call 626-744-4087 for an Appointment.
Bulky Item Pickup DOES NOT include:
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) • Electronic Waste • Computers • Construction Materials • Dirt • Sand • Large Tree Limbs • Tree Stumps
To request a recycling container, or to report a missed pick-up, please call 626-744-4087.
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