Waste Management provides a wheeled cart for collection of your trash, recyclables, and green waste. Trash and green waste recycling collection occurs weekly and recycling occurs bi-weekly.
What Goes In Your Cart?
Trash Cart (Burgundy)
- The trash cart is for household waste that cannot be recycled. Remember to place all refuse inside the containers and all recyclables and green waste in their appropriate container.
Recycling Cart (Gray)
- Mixed Paper
- Bulk Mail
- Cereal Boxes
- Magazines & Phone Books
- Aluminum Cans
- Tin / Steel Cans
- Plastic Bottles
- Glass / Plastic Food & Beverage Containers
Become a Recycling Ambassador! Recycle Right by keeping these three things in mind:
- Recycle all bottles, cans and paper.
- Keep items clean and dry.
- No plastic bags in the recycling.
Visit http://www.recycleoftenrecycleright.com/ to learn more.
Greenwaste Cart (Green)
- Grass / Leaves
- Tree Branches
- Plants / Weeds
- Garden Trimmings (No: palm fronds, cactus, soil, rocks, manure, animal waste, paper or plastic bags)
Note: Additional carts are available for a nominal fee.
Cart Service Reminders:
Residential services are billed by Waste Management quarterly in advance. For your convenience you may pay your invoice online at www.wm.com or you can pay over the phone for a nominal fee. Unpaid and delinquent charges for waste collection services will be placed on resident’s property taxes annually, including penalties and interest.
Bulky Goods & Extra Greenwaste Collection
Residents with curbside cart service may request a free bulky item pick up two (2) times a year on their regular collection day. Advance notice is required. To schedule a free bulky item pick up, please contact Waste Management at (800) 423-9986 at least 24 hours in advance of your regular collection day. Additional pick ups are available for a nominal fee.
Christmas Tree Recycling
We will collect and recycle Christmas trees for the first two weeks following Christmas on your regular collection day. Trees taller than six feet must be cut in half. Please remove all decorations, including tinsel, lights, ornaments, and tree stands. Flocked trees will be collected but cannot be recycled.
Disposal of Used Motor Oil
Residents may place up to two gallons per week of used motor oil at curbside on their regular collection day. Advanced notice is required. Please contact Waste Management at (800) 423-9986 at least 24 hours in advance of your regular collection day. Motor oil must be in a tightly closed, clear plastic container, such as a milk or water jug.
Electronic waste can be collected at curbside for your convenience. A fee will be charged for each item collected. Advance notice and payment is required. Contact Waste Management at least 24 hours in advance of your regular collection day to schedule e-waste collection.
Household Hazardous Waste
Household hazardous waste cannot be collected by Waste Management. Please call the Riverside County Waste Management Department at (800) 304-2226 or (951) 486-3200, or you can visit them on the web atwww.rivcowm.org/hhw/hhw_schedule.html. Household hazardous waste includes: used oil filters, paint, antifreeze, batteries, propane tanks, pesticides, household cleaners, pool chemicals, sharps/needles, and fluorescent bulbs.
For information on our services please contact Waste Management Customer Service at (800) 423-9986.